Holy Cross College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - BadQuality:Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Holy Cross College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 580 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1966 and is one of the 3 schools located in Notre Dame, Indiana.

Holy Cross College is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
11
Fair
At Holy Cross College you can receive your associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Holy Cross College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 11 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Communication and Journalism, General Studies, Psychology, and English and Literature. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
53%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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 rate of student retention at Holy Cross College is low at 53% (way below Indiana average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Holy Cross College is very low: 24%. Nearly 24% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Holy Cross College is pretty good: 13:1. Find out more on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$28,000
High
Average tuition costs are very high, around $27,000 per academic year. The additional fees at Holy Cross College beyond tuition are roughly $1,000, which makes it a total of $28,000 per year.

Read the details about Holy Cross College 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
91%
Easy
As reported in recent government data, 638 applications were submitted and 578 were accepted; so it is very easy to be accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Holy Cross College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
Holy Cross College offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Holy Cross 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
Yes
Holy Cross College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 400 students, which offers a good on-campus housing option.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Holy Cross College. 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.

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, Holy Cross College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Holy Cross College Location and Maps



Post Address: Holy Cross College, 54515 State Road 933 North, Notre Dame, Indiana 46556-0308, USA
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