• Address: 6801 N Yates Rd, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53217-3985

  • Phone Number: (414) 410-4000

  • Website: https://online.stritch.edu/


About

Cardinal Stritch University is a private not-for-profit university headquartered at Milwaukee, Wisconsin and was established in the year 1937. University began as a teaching institution for the Sisters of St.Francis of Assisi. This university offers more than 60 undergraduate and graduate courses. It has an alumni network of more than 38,000.

  • There are about 2,464 students enrolled in the university.

  • The student-faculty ratio of this university is 15:1. The graduation rate is 46%.

  • The acceptance rate of the Cardinal Stritch is of 82% 


Online

The university offers 9 online programs across 4 disciplines which include Nursing, Education and Biology, Business Management.

University provides various student support resources like the Online Writing Lab, Student Accessibility Services, Workshop by Requests, Supplements, Instructions, and others are provided by this university.

Tutoring services are available in most of the subject areas like Nursing & Sciences, Business, and Mathematics.

Students can access the online platform to know about the events happening in the university, to download the course-related content or to contact the librarian or professors. 


Reviews

  • The university focuses on making the best of the academic programs.

  • The faculty of the university is knowledgeable and approachable.

Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private Not-For-Profit

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Headquartered at

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

FAFSA/Federal School Code

003837

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Institutional Accreditation

HLC

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Programmatic Accreditation

ACBSP, CCNE

Religious Affiliation

Roman Catholic

Historically Black College or University

No

Data Source: https://online.stritch.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation

The institution accreditation is given by the Higher Learning Commission for offering various different programs.

Programmatic Accreditations

  • University Business programs have been accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs

  • Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education has accredited the Nursing programs.

Campus Life

The university has many organizations and community services. The students take part in the community services throughout the year. Students actively participate in gallery exhibitions, theatre performances, and music concerts.

There are 17 athletic teams of both men’s and women’s playing variety of sports. University athletics department provides top-of-the-line facilities available for the students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the university's community. The athletic team participate in Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference and are affiliated to NAIA.

The basketball team of the university has shown remarkable performance in several intercollegiate competitions. The athletes of basketball are awarded NAIA scholar awards.

Statistics

Key Statistics
Student Faculty Ratio 15: 1
Total Population 2,464
Student Population Full Time: 1,521 Part Time: 943
Gender Division Male: 34 % Female: 66 %

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 36 %

The College Monk

Female: 52 %

Total Graduation Rate: 46 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Majors and Online Programs

Cardinal Stritch University offers 9 online programs across 4 Majors

Business Management

Offering 6 programs accross 2 degrees

Nursing

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Education

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Biology

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Admissions

Cardinal Stritch University Acceptance Rate is 82%

Admission Statistics
Total Applicants 774
Total Applicants Admitted 631
Applicants Enrolled 190
Full time Applicants Enrolled 189
Admission Requirements
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Cardinal Stritch University Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)
Number of students submitting SAT scores 12
Number of students submitting ACT scores 171
Percent of students submitting SAT scores 7%
Percent of students submitting ACT scores 93%
SAT Math 490 average 438 - 543 range
SAT Critical Reading 525 average 480 - 570 range
ACT Composite 22 average 20 - 24 range

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2015-2016.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

CSU provides various scholarships, grants, loans and other financial support like Federal work-study. These aids can be availed after submitting the FAFSA application. Cardinal Stritch University federal school code is 003837

  • Institutional Aid includes Opportunity grant, Stritch Grant, Stritch Residency Grant, Campus Trustees Scholarship, President’s Scholarship, Dean's Scholarship, Merit Scholarship.

  • Federal Aids like Federal Supplement Education Opportunity Grant, Pell Grant, Direct PLUS loans, Direct Unsubsidized loans, and Direct Subsidized loans are awarded.

  • Students can also apply for State Aids like Wisconsin Grants and Wisconsin Talent Incentive Program, Wisconsin Minority Undergraduate Retention Grant, Hearing and Visually Handicapped Student Grant, and Wisconsin Army National Guard Tuition Grant.

  • Tuition Assistance, Post 9/11 GI Bill, and Yellow Ribbon Program are the Military Aids available.

Scholarships and Grants

Institutional Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Opportunity Grant $5,000 Demonstrate Financial need. Varies
Campus Visit Grant $500 Freshers. Official Visit To campus. June 1st, 2018
Stritch Grant Varies Undergraduate. Demonstrate Financial need. Varies
Stritch Residency Grant Varies Undergraduate. Demonstrate Financial need. Varies
Stritch Military Grant Varies Full-time undergraduate. Honorably Discharged Varies
Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Trustee's Scholarship $16,000 Freshers. Satisfactory Academic Progress. Varies
President's Scholarship $14,500 Freshers. Satisfactory Academic Progress. Varies
Dean's Scholarship $13,000 Freshers. Satisfactory Academic Progress. Varies
Merit Scholarship $10,000 Freshers. Satisfactory Academic Progress. Varies

Data Source: https://online.stritch.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $5,920 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen June 30th, 2018
Federal supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant $1,115 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen June 30th, 2018
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Unsubsidized loan $6,543 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2018
Direct Subsidized Loan $6,543 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2018
Direct PLUS Loans $6,543 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2018
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work-Study $6,543 U.S. Citizen or non-citizen eligible Satisfactory academic progress. June 30th, 2018

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

State Grants and Scholarships

State Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Wisconsin Grant $3,228 Residents of Wisconsin. Undergraduate. Varies
Wisconsin Talent Incentive Program (TIP) $1,800 Residents of Wisconsin. Freshers. Varies
Wisconsin Minority Undergraduate Retention Grant Varies Residents Of Wisconsin. Demonstrate Financial Need. Varies
Indian Student Assistance Grant Varies Wisconsin residents who are at least 25 % Native Americans. Demonstrate Financial need. Varies
Hearing and Visually Handicapped Student Grant Varies Wisconsin residents. Hearing or visual impairment. Varies
Wisconsin Army National Guard Tuition Grant Varies Wisconsin Resident. Wisconsin Army National Guard. Varies

Data Source: https://online.stritch.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military and Veteran Benefits

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Tuition Assistance $2,375 Members of Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, and Coast Guard. Varies
Post 9/11 GI Bill $8,280 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies
Yellow Ribbon Program Varies Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies

Data Source: https://online.stritch.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $13,672
$30,001 - $48,000 $15,062
$48,001 - $75,000 $18,295
$75,001 - $110,000 $18,021
Over $110,000 $22,011

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 39% $3,760
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 100% $21,062
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 40% $4,419
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 100% $18,101
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 76% $7,174
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 76% $6,543
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 17,289
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 44 $7,384
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 36 $8,280
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 8 $3,352

Data Source: https://online.stritch.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Library

CSU has its library in physical and electronic formats. The library has flexible spaces for collaborative and individual study.

Online students are provided with an e-library called as 'ProQuest Ebook Central'. It consists of several journals, books, research papers, and other such resources.

Rankings

The rankings are given by the US News.

  • It is ranked between 224 and 291 for the 'Best Online Graduate Education Programs'.

  • It is ranked in the range of 230-301 in 'National Universities'.

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