Villa Maria College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - FairQuality: Education Quality Rating - GoodSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Villa Maria College is a very small two-year, private not-for-profit school with 415 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1960 and is one of the 11 schools located in Buffalo, New York.

Villa Maria College is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
19
At Villa Maria College you can get your associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Villa Maria College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 19 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Graphic Design and Animation, Physical Therapy, Management, and Music. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other 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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
70%
The rate of student retention at Villa Maria College is fair at 70% (close to New York average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Villa Maria College is low - 40%. Approximately 2% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Villa Maria College is good - 8:1. Read more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,600
Average tuition charges are fairly high - around $16,800 per year. The additional fees at Villa Maria College (not included in tuition costs) are around $800; this comes to a total of $17,600 per academic year.

Read the details about Villa Maria College 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
81%
According to government data, 243 applications were submitted and 196 were accepted; so it is easy to get accepted at this school.

This school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Villa Maria College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (716) 896-0700 or check Villa Maria College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Villa Maria College provides 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 Villa Maria College, 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.

ROTC
Available
No
At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Villa Maria College.

Based on the college crime data, Villa Maria College seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Villa Maria College Location and Maps



Post Address: Villa Maria College, 240 Pine Ridge Rd, Buffalo, New York 14225-3999, USA
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