Salve Regina University: Review & Facts

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Salve Regina University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,760 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1934 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Newport, Rhode Island.

Salve Regina University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
52
Fair
Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are offered at Salve Regina University.

Salve Regina University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 52 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Psychology, Criminal Justice, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
86%
Fair
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before 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 plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Salve Regina University is high at 86% (close to Rhode Island average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Salve Regina University is average - 64%.

Student to faculty ratio at Salve Regina University is pretty good -- 13:1. Read more on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$36,800
High
Average tuition costs are extremely high, around $36,200 per academic year. The additional fees at Salve Regina University beyond tuition are approximately $600; this totals $36,800 per year.

Read the details about Salve Regina 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
73%
Doable
According to recent data, 4,548 applications were submitted and 3,304 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 statistics at Salve Regina University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,800
High
Salve Regina University 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 Salve Regina University, 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
Salve Regina University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,400 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high, around $7,800 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Salve Regina 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.

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, Salve Regina University appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Salve Regina University Location and Maps



Post Address: Salve Regina University, 100 Ochre Point Avenue, Newport, Rhode Island 02840-4192, USA
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