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Dominican University of California

San Rafael, CA
University Website: www.dominican.edu
Apply Online: www.dominican.edu/admissions/online.html
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Dominican University of California is a four year, accredited, private, Catholic-heritage, and co-educational institution located in San Rafael, California. Founded in 1890 as Dominican College, Dominican is one of the oldest universities in California. U.S. News and World Report ranks Dominican 36th in Regional Universities (West).

Dominican is organized in four schools: Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; Business and Leadership; Education and Counseling Psychology; and Health and Natural Sciences. In academic year 2011–2012, the student body was approximately 2,207 students. The average class size was 16 students and the average student to faculty ratio was 10:1.

Dominican offers undergraduate degrees (BA, BFA, BS and BSN), graduate degrees (MA, MS, MBVA, MSED, MSN, MSOT), teaching credential certificates, as well as six evening bachelor’s degrees for working adults. The university also offers professional and continuing education in the form of certificate programs in business and education. Dominican offers 29 undergraduate programs among them humanities, music, dance, communications, nursing, occupational therapy, biological sciences and business. It also offers 9 graduate programs: 3 MBA programs, and masters in occupational therapy, counseling psychology, nursing, education, humanities and biological sciences. It also offers six teaching credential programs at its two locations in San Rafael and Ukiah.

In 2006, the university partnered with Alonzo King's LINES Ballet School to offer a joint educational BFA program. Only two universities in United States offer a Dance BFA program; the other is Fordham University.

Dominican is a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II and competes in 12 sports in this Division. Dominican is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $36,900.00 avg tuition

50 Acacia Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901-2298
(415) 457-4440

Apply online Admissions:
www.dominican.edu/admissions.html
Financial Aid:
www.dominican.edu/admissions/aid...

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
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Dominican University of California

Statistics:
Applied 3,093
Admitted 1,662 54%
Enrolled total 279
Full Time: 279
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 470 570
SAT Math 480 590
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 453 618
ACT Composite 22 25
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 84%
4-year graduation rate 40%
6-year graduation rate 50%
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

Dominican University of California

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $36,900.00 $36,900.00 $36,900.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $450.00 $450.00 $450.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,560.00 $1,560.00 $1,560.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $16,380.00 $16,380.00 $16,380.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $300.00 $300.00 $300.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $900.00 $900.00 $900.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $13,900.00 $10,863.00 $4,185.00
Other Expenses $3,094.00 $4,059.00 $4,185.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $40.00
Graduate Application Fee $40.00
Books and Supplies $1,656.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 99%
Percent receiving grant aid 99%
Avg amount of grant aid $21,826.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 79%
Avg amount of student loan aid $8,529.00

Dominican University of California

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
Women's Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Molecular Biology X X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Business Administration and Management, General X
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other X X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X
Organizational Leadership X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other X
EDUCATION
Curriculum and Instruction X
Education, General X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X
English Language and Literature, General X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General X
Occupational Therapy/Therapist X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
HISTORY
History, General X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Humanities/Humanistic Studies X X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
International/Global Studies X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General X
Sustainability Studies X X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Religion/Religious Studies X
PSYCHOLOGY
Counseling Psychology X
Psychology, General X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Political Science and Government, General X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Art/Art Studies, General X
Dance, General X
Graphic Design X
Music, General X

Scholarships for Students in California

Name Amount Deadline
Ronald D. Lunceford Scholarship $4,000 January 13, 2017
Clinton E. Phillips Scholarship $4,000 January 13, 2017
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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