Viterbo University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Viterbo University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,760 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1890 and is one of the 3 colleges located in La Crosse, Wisconsin.

Viterbo University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
87
Fair
Several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are available at Viterbo University.

Viterbo University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 87 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Nursing, Management, Business, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
78%
Good
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 normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Viterbo University student retention rate is fair at 78% (above Wisconsin average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Viterbo University is below average: 50%.

Student to faculty ratio at Viterbo University is good: 11:1. Learn more information on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$25,100
High
Average tuition prices are very high, $24,400 a year. The additional fees at Viterbo University (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $700; this comes to a total of $25,100 per year.

Read the details about Viterbo 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
66%
Doable
According to government data, 1,430 applications were submitted and 946 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

The school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Viterbo University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,700
Medium
Viterbo University offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Viterbo 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
Viterbo University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 900 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low -- roughly $3,700 per academic year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Viterbo 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 obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Viterbo University appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Viterbo University Location and Maps



Post Address: Viterbo University, 900 Viterbo Drive, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601-8804, USA
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