University of the Incarnate Word: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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University of the Incarnate Word is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 8,445 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1881 and is one of the 43 colleges and schools located in San Antonio, Texas.

University of the Incarnate Word is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
76
At University of the Incarnate Word you can receive your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

University of the Incarnate Word implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 76 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Accounting and Finance, Nursing, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.
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 typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
75%
The rate of student retention at University of the Incarnate Word is fair at 75% (above Texas average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of the Incarnate Word is low: 43%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of the Incarnate Word is pretty decent, 14:1. Read more on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$23,700
Average tuition price is high, $22,800 a year. The additional fees at University of the Incarnate Word beyond tuition are nearly $900; this comes to $23,700 a year.

Read the details about University of the Incarnate Word 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
94%
As reported in recent government data, 3,784 applications were submitted and 3,562 were accepted; so it is very easy to get admitted at this school.

This school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score info at University of the Incarnate Word in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,000
University of the Incarnate Word provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of the Incarnate Word, 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 the Incarnate Word offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,300 students, which offers a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable -- about $6,000 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at University of the Incarnate Word. 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 received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, University of the Incarnate Word seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of the Incarnate Word Location and Maps



Post Address: University of the Incarnate Word, 4301 Broadway, San Antonio, Texas 78209, USA
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