Dominican University of California: Review & Facts

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Dominican University of California is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,865 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1890 and is the only school located in San Rafael, California.

Dominican University of California is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
40
Fair
Dominican University of California will give you the opportunity to obtain a bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Dominican University of California implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 40 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Business, Management, Psychology, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
83%
Good
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 good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Dominican University of California is high at 83% (above California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
9 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Dominican University of California is below average: 53%. Roughly 43% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Dominican University of California is good, 9:1. Read more information about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$42,600
High
Average tuition cost is extremely high - around $42,100 per academic year. The additional fees at Dominican University of California (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $500, which comes to a total of $42,600 annually.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
79%
Doable
According to recent data, 2,178 applications were submitted and 1,717 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to enroll at this school.

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

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Dominican University of California in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,900
High
Dominican University of California offers 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 Dominican University of California, 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+
Unsafe
Dominican University of California provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 600 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high - nearly $7,900 a year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Dominican University of California appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Dominican University of California Location and Maps



Post Address: Dominican University of California, 50 Acacia Ave, San Rafael, California 94901-2298, USA
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