About Albertus Magnus College
On Campus Housing
Albertus Magnus College is a private not-for-profit college founded in 1924 by the Dominican Sisters of Saint Mary of the Springs, who are now known as the Dominican Sisters of Peace. The first classes were held on September 24, 1925, in Rosary Hall, which later changed to the college library. It became co-educational in all its programs in 1985. It has a Roman Catholic affiliation.
College's acceptance rate is 64%.
The total graduation rate is 53%.
The total student population is 1,555 which represents various U.S. states and countries.
The student-faculty ratio is 13:1. It consists of 48 full-time faculty members, 90 percent of which hold a Ph.D.
Online Education at Albertus Magnus College
The college has been designing innovative accelerated course since 1985 to help students earn their degree instantly and efficiently. The new Online and Flex programs approach provides students with even more opportunities in earning the degree.
The Flex programs allow individuals to take some of the classes online and some of them in the classroom. This is helpful when it comes to difficult classes such as math, statistics, or writing where face-to-face interaction is essential.
Some of the reviews provided by the students are given below.
Professors know every student and they really care about them.
The computer labs and other facilities are well maintained.
The academics are really good. The college provides many internship opportunities to explore the work environment.
Most of the majors are rewarding. The workload completely depends on the faculties and in most of the case, it is manageable.
Some of the rankings according to the US News report are given below.
Albertus Magnus ranks 99th in 'Regional Universities - North' and 222nd in 'Best Online Bachelor's Programs'.
It also ranks between 120-158 in 'Best Online Graduate Business Programs'.
It ranks between 205 to 267 in 'Best Online MBA Programs'.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$65,066 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
The college provides financial assistance to the eligible students to make sure that financial issues should not be an obstacle for high-quality education and about 90% of students receive financial aid in the form of scholarships, loans, grants, and work-study assistance.
The office of financial aid helps students and their family to understand all the possibilities of accessing the various financial aid programs. The FAFSA application needs to be filled and submitted as an initial step towards attaining financial aids. Albertus Magnus College federal school code is 001374.
The Federal Aid includes the Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Federal Work-Study, Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant (IASG) and more.
The Institutional Aid includes the Albertus Magnus College Grant, Albertus Magnus College Multiple Family Discount, and Roberta B. Willis Scholarship Program Need-Based Grant (RWSP).
The State Aid includes the Connecticut Minority Teacher Incentive Program (MTIP).