Niagara University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Niagara University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 4,130 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1856 and is the only college located in Niagara University, New York.

Niagara University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
59
Fair
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are available at Niagara University.

Niagara University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 59 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Management, Business, Accounting and Finance, and Resort and Hospitality. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
88%
Good
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 positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Niagara University student retention rate is high at 88% (well above New York average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Niagara University is average - 66%. Roughly 8% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Niagara is pretty good -- 13:1. Find out more information regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$29,900
High
Average tuition prices are very high, $28,500 a year. The additional fees at Niagara beyond tuition are nearly $1,400; which comes to $29,900 a year.

Read the details about Niagara 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
85%
Easy
According to recent data, 2,923 applications were submitted and 2,477 were accepted; so it is easy to become a student at this school.

The college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at Niagara University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D
Unsafe
Niagara University offers 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 Niagara, 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
Niagara University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,500 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option.

Army ROTC programs are available at Niagara University. 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 obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Niagara University appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Niagara University Location and Maps



Post Address: Niagara University, Lewiston Road, Niagara University, New York 14109, USA
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