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Adelphi University

Garden City, NY
University Website: WWW.ADELPHI.EDU
Apply Online: admissions.adelphi.edu/onlineapp.php
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Adelphi University is a private, nonsectarian university located in Garden City, in Nassau County, New York, United States. It is the oldest institution of higher education on Long Island. For the sixth year, Adelphi University has been named a “Best Buy” in higher education by the Fiske Guide to Colleges. The university was also named a 2010 Best College in the Northeastern Region by The Princeton Review. The institution was awarded the 2010 Carnegie Classification for Community Engagement by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The U.S. News & World Report ranked Adelphi University as #152 among Tier 1 National Universities.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $27,010.00 avg tuition

South Ave
Garden City, NY 11530-0701
(516) 877-3000

Apply online Admissions:
admissions.adelphi.edu/
Financial Aid:
ecampus.adelphi.edu/sfs/

Areas of Study:

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Adelphi University

Statistics:
Applied 8,278
Admitted 5,730 69%
Enrolled total 988
Full Time: 979
Part Time 9
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 480 580
SAT Math 500 600
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 500 600
ACT Composite 21 26
ACT English 21 27
ACT Math 20 26
ACT Writing 7 8
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 81%
4-year graduation rate 52%
6-year graduation rate 62%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Adelphi University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $27,010.00 $27,010.00 $27,010.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,450.00 $1,450.00 $1,450.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $835.00 $835.00 $835.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $29,600.00 $29,600.00 $29,600.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,100.00 $1,100.00 $1,100.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $930.00 $930.00 $930.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $11,420.00 $6,300.00 $7,300.00
Other Expenses $2,580.00 $5,900.00 $7,300.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $40.00
Graduate Application Fee $50.00
Books and Supplies $1,400.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 93%
Percent receiving grant aid 90%
Avg amount of grant aid $13,401.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 86%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,783.00

Adelphi University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
Latin American Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other X
Finance, General X X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Communication and Media Studies, Other X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
Information Science/Studies X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X X
Biology Teacher Education X
Chemistry Teacher Education X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Education, General X
Education, Other X
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
Health Teacher Education X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X X
Reading Teacher Education X
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X
English Language and Literature, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
French Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing X
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist X X
Community Health and Preventive Medicine X
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor X
Nursing Administration X
Nursing Education X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
HISTORY
History, General X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management X X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Humanities/Humanistic Studies X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Biological and Physical Sciences X
International/Global Studies X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Studies X X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other X
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X X
School Psychology X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Social Work X X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Economics, General X
Political Science and Government, General X
Social Sciences, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Dance, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other X X
Music, General X

Adelphi University Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Fred Breithut FIRST Scholarship - Adelphi University $6,000 December 31, 2016
Adelphi University Financial Grant Varies February 15, 2017

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