Iona College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Iona College is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,980 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1940 and is one of the 2 schools located in New Rochelle, New York.

Iona College is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
60
Fair
Iona College will give you the option to obtain a several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Iona College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 60 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, Accounting and Finance, Communication and Journalism, and Marketing and Advertising. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


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

The student retention rate at Iona College is fair at 77% (close to New York average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Iona College is average - 63%.

Student to faculty ratio at Iona College is pretty decent, 15:1. Learn more on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$35,400
High
Average tuition charges are extremely high - about $33,200 annually. The additional fees at Iona College (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $2,200; which comes to a total of $35,400 per year.

Read the details about Iona 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, 9,587 applications were submitted and 8,744 were accepted; so it is very easy to get admitted at this school.

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

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Iona College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
Iona College 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 Iona 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
Iona College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,400 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Iona 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 data, Iona College seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Iona College Location and Maps



Post Address: Iona College, 715 North Ave, New Rochelle, New York 10801-1890, USA
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