Rochester College: Review & Facts

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Rochester College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,175 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1959 and is one of the 2 schools located in Rochester Hills, Michigan.

Rochester College is affiliated with Christian Churches and Churches of Christ.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
28
Fair
Rochester College will give you the option to receive an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Rochester College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 28 majors. The most popular concentrations are Psychology, Communication and Journalism, Education, Management, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
59%
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 usually a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Rochester College is low at 59% (way below Michigan average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Rochester College is low: 47%.

Student to faculty ratio at Rochester College is pretty good: 12:1. Learn more information about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$21,100
High
Average tuition prices are high - $19,900 a year. The additional fees at Rochester College not covered by tuition are about $1,200, which totals $21,100 per year.

Read the details about Rochester 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
58%
Doable
According to government data, 843 applications were submitted and 488 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get accepted at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

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

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,400
Low
Rochester College offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Rochester 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.

Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Rochester College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 400 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- about $3,400 a year.

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

Rochester College Location and Maps



Post Address: Rochester College, 800 West Avon Road, Rochester Hills, Michigan 48307, USA
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