University of Saint Joseph: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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University of Saint Joseph is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,555 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1932 and is one of the 3 schools and colleges located in West Hartford, Connecticut.

University of Saint Joseph is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
46
Fair
At University of Saint Joseph you can receive your several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

University of Saint Joseph implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 46 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Nursing, Psychology, Pharmacy, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
68%
Bad
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 typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at University of Saint Joseph is relatively low at 68% (below Connecticut average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at University of Saint Joseph is below average: 54%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Saint Joseph is good, 11:1. Find out more details regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$36,300
High
Average tuition prices are extremely high, about $34,600 per year. The additional fees at University of Saint Joseph (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $1,700, which makes it a total of $36,300 per year.

Read the details about University of Saint Joseph 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
93%
Easy
According to government data, 751 applications were submitted and 696 were accepted; so it is very easy to get accepted at this school.

This college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at University of Saint Joseph in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,900
Medium
University of Saint Joseph provides 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 University of Saint Joseph, 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
D
Unsafe
University of Saint Joseph offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 500 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable, about $6,900 annually.

Based on the college crime information, University of Saint Joseph seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

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Post Address: University of Saint Joseph, 1678 Asylum Avenue, West Hartford, Connecticut 06117, USA
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