Saint Josephs College: Review & Facts

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Saint Josephs College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,070 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1889 and is the only college located in Rensselaer, Indiana.

Saint Josephs College is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
45
Fair
Several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are offered at Saint Josephs College.

Saint Josephs College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 45 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Business, Occupational Therapy, Biology, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
66%
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. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Saint Josephs College student retention rate is relatively low at 66% (close to Indiana average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Saint Josephs College is low - 44%.

Student to faculty ratio at Saint Josephs College is pretty decent - 14:1. Learn more regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,900
High
Average tuition pricing is very high, around $27,700 per academic year. The additional fees at Saint Josephs College (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $200; which makes it a total of $27,900 per year.

Read the details about Saint Josephs 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
71%
Doable
According to recent data, 1,596 applications were submitted and 1,136 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

Saint Josephs College will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

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

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,300
Medium
Saint Josephs College offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Saint Josephs 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
D
Unsafe
Saint Josephs College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 800 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, roughly $4,300 per year.

Based on the college crime information, Saint Josephs College appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Saint Josephs College Location and Maps



Post Address: Saint Josephs College, 1498 South College Avenue, Rensselaer, Indiana 47978-0870, USA
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