Drew University: Review & Facts

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Drew University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,085 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1867 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Madison, New Jersey.

Drew University is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
39
Fair
At Drew University you can earn your bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Drew University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 39 majors. The most popular concentrations are Theology and Religion, Biology, Medical, General Studies, and Sociology and Anthropology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
85%
Good
It is worthwhile 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 typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Drew University is high at 85% (well above New Jersey average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Drew University is good: 70%. Roughly 8% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Drew University is good - 10:1. Find out more details on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$46,500
High
Average tuition prices are extremely high - $45,600 annually. The additional fees at Drew University not covered by tuition are around $900; which comes to $46,500 per year.

Read the details about Drew University 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
70%
Doable
According to government data, 3,025 applications were submitted and 2,127 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Drew University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$8,200
High
Drew University provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Drew University, 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
F
Unsafe
Drew University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,400 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high - about $8,200 per year.

Based on the college crime information, Drew University appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Drew University Location and Maps



Post Address: Drew University, 36 Madison Ave, Madison, New Jersey 07940, USA
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