Seton Hall University: Review & Facts

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Seton Hall University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 9,825 students enrolled. This school was established in 1856 and is the only college located in South Orange, New Jersey.

Seton Hall University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
96
Fair
Bachelor's degree, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are offered at Seton Hall University.

Seton Hall University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 96 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Nursing, Education, Law, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
84%
Good
It is worthwhile 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 typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Seton Hall University student retention rate is high at 84% (well above New Jersey average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Seton Hall University is average - 65%.

Student to faculty ratio at Seton Hall University is pretty good, 13:1. Learn more details on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$38,200
High
Average tuition pricing is extremely high, about $36,000 annually. The additional fees at Seton Hall University not covered by tuition are nearly $2,200; which comes to $38,200 annually.

Read the details about Seton Hall 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
76%
Doable
According to government data, 14,108 applications were submitted and 10,757 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

The school will consider accepting 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 Seton Hall University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$9,000
High
Seton Hall University provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Seton Hall 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
D
Unsafe
Seton Hall University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 2,700 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is high -- roughly $9,000 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Seton Hall 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 data, Seton Hall University seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Seton Hall University Location and Maps



Post Address: Seton Hall University, 400 S Orange Ave, South Orange, New Jersey 07079-2697, USA
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