Holy Family University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Holy Family University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,715 students enrolled. This school was established in 1954 and is one of the 44 colleges located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Holy Family University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
61
Fair
Holy Family University will give you the option to get a several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Holy Family University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 61 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Education, Management, Business, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
77%
Fair
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 usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Holy Family University student retention rate is fair at 77% (close to Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Holy Family University is below average - 56%. Roughly 6% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Holy Family University is pretty good, 12:1. Learn more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$29,200
High
Average tuition pricing is very high - around $28,200 a year. The additional fees at Holy Family University (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $1,000, which makes it a total of $29,200 per year.

Read the details about Holy Family 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
74%
Doable
According to recent data, 1,328 applications were submitted and 982 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

Holy Family University will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at Holy Family University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,100
Medium
Holy Family University offers a distance learning option, 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 Holy Family 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
A
Safe
Holy Family University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 300 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high - approximately $7,100 per year.

Based on the college crime data, Holy Family University appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Holy Family University Location and Maps



Post Address: Holy Family University, 9801 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19114-2009, USA
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