University of San Francisco: Review & Facts

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University of San Francisco is a large four-year, private not-for-profit school with 10,800 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1855 and is one of the 23 colleges and schools located in San Francisco, California.

University of San Francisco is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
86
Fair
At University of San Francisco you can get your bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

University of San Francisco follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 86 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Nursing, Education, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
83%
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 usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at University of San Francisco is high at 83% (above California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at University of San Francisco is good - 70%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of San Francisco is pretty decent -- 14:1. Read more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$42,700
High
Average tuition prices are extremely high - around $42,200 a year. The additional fees at University of San Francisco (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $500; this totals $42,700 per year.

Read the details about University of San Francisco 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
64%
Doable
According to government data, 15,462 applications were submitted and 9,951 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

University of San Francisco might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score information at University of San Francisco in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$9,200
High
University of San Francisco provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of San Francisco, 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 San Francisco offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 2,500 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is high -- approximately $9,200 per academic year.

Army ROTC programs are available at University of San Francisco. 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 obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

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

University of San Francisco Location and Maps



Post Address: University of San Francisco, 2130 Fulton St, San Francisco, California 94117-1080, USA
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