University of St Thomas: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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University of St Thomas is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,630 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1947 and is one of the 71 colleges located in Houston, Texas.

University of St Thomas is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
44
University of St Thomas will give you the opportunity to get a 1-year certificate, bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

University of St Thomas implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 44 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Business, Management, General Studies, and Theology and Religion. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before 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. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
79%
University of St Thomas student retention rate is fair at 79% (well above Texas average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of St Thomas is low - 47%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of St Thomas is good, 11:1. Find out more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,000
Average tuition prices are very high, about $26,600 a year. The additional fees at University of St Thomas not covered by tuition are nearly $400, which comes to $27,000 per year.

Read the details about University of St Thomas 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
80%
According to recent data, 863 applications were submitted and 690 were accepted; so it is easy to get admitted at this school.

The college might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score info at University of St Thomas in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,800
University of St Thomas offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of St Thomas, 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
C
University of St Thomas provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 300 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, about $4,800 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at University of St Thomas. 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 data, University of St Thomas seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of St Thomas Location and Maps



Post Address: University of St Thomas, 3800 Montrose Blvd, Houston, Texas 77006-4696, USA
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