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Saint Joseph's University

Philadelphia, PA
University Website: www.sju.edu
Apply Online: www.sju.edu/admissions/apply.html
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Saint Joseph's University (also referred to as SJU or St. Joe's) is a private, coeducational Roman Catholic Jesuit university that is located in three separate campuses, namely the Wynnefield section of Philadelphia, the Lower Merion Township and the Pennsylvania Main Line, Pennsylvania, United States.

The school was founded in 1851 as Saint Joseph's College by the Society of Jesus. As of 2010, Saint Joseph's University is one of 28 member institutions of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. Saint Joseph's University educates over 8,500 students each year in over 60 undergraduate majors, 12 special-study options, 28 study-abroad programs, 53 graduate study areas, and an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership. It has 17 centers and institutes. Saint Joseph's is one of the oldest Jesuit, Catholic universities in the United States.

Saint Joseph's has grown in physical size and scope since 2001 with the addition of the Maguire Campus, construction of new campus buildings, and the addition of new majors and programs annually. For the 2012 U.S. News and World Report rankings, in the Master's Universities (North) category, Saint Joseph's was ranked number 8.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $36,480.00 avg tuition

5600 City Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131-1395
(610) 660-1000

Apply online Admissions:
www.sju.edu/admissions/index.html
Financial Aid:
www.sju.edu/admissions/finaid.html

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
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • 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
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Saint Joseph's University

Statistics:
Applied 7,401
Admitted 5,752 78%
Enrolled total 1,136
Full Time: 1,136
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 510 600
SAT Math 520 610
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 520 610
ACT Composite 22 26
ACT English 22 26
ACT Math 21 27
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 89%
4-year graduation rate 71%
6-year graduation rate 78%
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 Neither required nor 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

Saint Joseph's University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $36,480.00 $36,480.00 $36,480.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $160.00 $160.00 $160.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $480.00 $480.00 $480.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $14,717.00 $14,717.00 $14,717.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $817.00 $817.00 $817.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $12,206.00 $12,206.00 $6,000.00
Other Expenses $2,500.00 $2,500.00 $6,000.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $60.00
Graduate Application Fee $35.00
Books and Supplies $1,500.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 94%
Percent receiving grant aid 93%
Avg amount of grant aid $16,105.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 60%
Avg amount of student loan aid $9,743.00

Saint Joseph's University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
Asian Studies/Civilization X
European Studies/Civilization X
French Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X X
Actuarial Science X
Business Administration and Management, General X X X
Business/Commerce, General X
Finance, General X X X
Financial Planning and Services X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
Insurance X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X X
International Marketing X X
Knowledge Management X X
Management Information Systems, General X X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X X
Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management X X
Special Products Marketing Operations X X
Specialized Merchandising, Sales, and Marketing Operations, Other X X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Communication and Media Studies, Other X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
Information Science/Studies X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X
Education, General X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision X
Educational/Instructional Technology X
Elementary Education and Teaching X X
Health Teacher Education X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Reading Teacher Education X
Secondary Education and Teaching X X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
Special Education and Teaching, Other X X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians, Other X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X
English Language and Literature, General X X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
French Language and Literature X
German Language and Literature X
Italian Language and Literature X
Latin Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Bioethics/Medical Ethics X
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management X X
Nurse Anesthetist X
HISTORY
History, General X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Homeland Security X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Legal Professions and Studies, Other X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Humanities/Humanistic Studies X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Gerontology X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Industrial and Organizational Psychology X
Psychology, General X X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Community Organization and Advocacy X
Public Administration X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Criminology X X X
Economics, General X
International Relations and Affairs X
Political Science and Government, General X
Social Sciences, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Visual and Performing Arts, General X

Scholarships for Students in Pennsylvania

Name Amount Deadline
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017
MassGrant Varies May 01, 2017

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