Saint Vincent College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Saint Vincent College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,860 students enrolled. This school was established in 1846 and is one of the 2 colleges and schools located in Latrobe, Pennsylvania.

Saint Vincent College is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
56
Fair
At Saint Vincent College you can obtain your 1-year certificate, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Saint Vincent College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 56 majors. The most popular concentrations are Psychology, Management, Biology, Education, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
87%
Good
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 normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Saint Vincent College student retention rate is high at 87% (well above Pennsylvania average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Saint Vincent College is good: 70%. Approximately 13% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Saint Vincent College is pretty good: 12:1. Learn more information on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$32,500
High
Average tuition costs are extremely high - around $31,600 per year. The additional fees at Saint Vincent College (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $900; this comes to a total of $32,500 a year.

Read the details about Saint Vincent 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
70%
Doable
According to recent data, 1,908 applications were submitted and 1,332 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

The college might accept your 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 Saint Vincent College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,800
Medium
Saint Vincent College offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Saint Vincent 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
C-
Unsafe
Saint Vincent College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,300 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable - roughly $5,800 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Saint Vincent 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
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 numbers, Saint Vincent College appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Saint Vincent College Location and Maps



Post Address: Saint Vincent College, 300 Fraser Purchase Rd, Latrobe, Pennsylvania 15650-2690, USA
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