Stetson University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - OustandingQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Bad
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Stetson University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,965 students enrolled. This college was established in 1883 and is the only institution located in DeLand, Florida.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
63
At Stetson University you can earn your bachelor's degree, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

SU follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 63 majors. The most popular concentrations are Law, Business, Management, Accounting and Finance, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
79%
The rate of student retention at Stetson University is fair at 79% (well above Florida average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Stetson University is average - 62%.

Student to faculty ratio at SU is pretty good -- 13:1. Find out more on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$36,700
Average tuition charges are extremely high - $36,400 per academic year. The additional fees at SU (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $300; which totals $36,700 per year.

Read the details about Stetson University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
60%
As reported in recent government data, 4,862 applications were submitted and 2,934 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

This school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at SU in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,100
Stetson University provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at SU, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D+
Stetson University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,800 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable - nearly $6,100 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at SU. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Stetson University seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Stetson University Location and Maps



Post Address: Stetson University, 421 N Woodland Blvd, DeLand, Florida 32723, USA
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