67%

Acceptance Rate

$27,426

Avg.Financial Aid

002598

FAFSA Code

About Caldwell University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

2,189

Website

www.caldwell.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Roman Catholic

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Caldwell University is a public university originally founded as Catholic liberal arts college by the Sisters of Saint Dominic under the leadership of Mother M. Joseph Dunn in 1939. July 1, 2014, the Secretary of Higher Education in the State of New Jersey granted the university status thus renamed it to Caldwell University.

The main aim is to develop the mental, religious, and aesthetic growth of a diverse population. It welcomes students from all cultures and traditions.

Respect, Integrity, Community, and Excellence are the core values of the adopted in order to attain the vision of becoming the leader in providing transformative education.

  • The University's acceptance rate is 85% with the total graduation rate of 58%.

  • The student-faculty ratio is 12:1. The total student population is 2,214 which consists of 1,593 full-timers and 621 part-timers.

Online Education at Caldwell University

The online programs provided are 100% online which allows the student to learn from anywhere while enjoying the interaction with faculties. The online programs are open to residents of all US state except California and Massachusetts.


Reviews

Some of the Student’s reviews are given below

  • The scenery around the campus is beautiful. Provides a great environment for those who want to work one-on-one with the faculties. The small classroom size allows the faculties to give more concentration on individuals. There are lots of events and activities in and around the campus.

  • The academics are really great. The workload is heavy and manageable only if you are showing serious efforts. There are lots of unpaid and paid internship opportunities.

Location & Contact

Address

120 Bloomfield Avenue

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 9736183000
Fax: 9736183000
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Rankings

The ranking according to the U.S.News report are given below

  • It ranks 74th in Regional Universities North

  • It ranks 25th in Best Value Schools

  • It ranks between 264 to 346 in Best Online Bachelor's Programs

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

N/A

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

67%

SAT Range

960 - 1148

ACT Range

17 - 22

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$19,096

Average Annual Cost

$32,990

Books And Supplies

$2,100

Other Fees

$1,725

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$12,025

Budget For Other Expenses

$1,800

Total One Year Cost

$50,640

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

13:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

79%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

33%

Male Professors

67%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Psychology, General

85 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

41 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

33 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

29 Graduates

Biology, General

20 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

18 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

18 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

18 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

16 Graduates

Public Health

13 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

12 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

12 Graduates

Mathematics

11 Graduates

Sociology

11 Graduates

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

8 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

7 Graduates

Marketing

7 Graduates

Economics

4 Graduates

History

4 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

4 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

4 Graduates

Political Science and Government

3 Graduates

Chemistry

2 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,651

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

43%

Full-time

92%

Part-time

8%

Students Gender

Male

33%

US National: 44%

Female

67%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

32% White

12% Unknown

14% Black

27% Hispanic

0 Two or more races

12% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

6%

Out Of State

86%

In State

8%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$80,564 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 52% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

52%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Cougars

School Colors

scarlet, white, and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

104

Total Female Athletes

133

Intramural Sports

9

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Lacrosse

Soccer

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Bowling

Cross Country

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$32,200/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$44,400/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000

$24,692

$27,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$256 - 280

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$27,426

Students Receiving Federal Grants

50%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,237

Students Receiving State Aid

59%

Average Aid Per Year

$8,301

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

98%

Average Aid Per Year

$19,891

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$30,902

$30K - $48K

$25,343

$48K - $75K

$20,334

$75K - $110K

$17,132

> $110K

$13,926

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,152,667

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$6,808,219

The university offers several scholarships and other aids to help students to invest in their education. SALT is a program brought you by the university which will help you borrow and repay the loans smartly and efficiently.

The FAFSA form is mandatory to be filled to access the financial requirement and eligibility of the applicants. Caldwell University federal school code is 002598.

  • The Federal Aid includes the Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Federal Work-Study, Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan and so on.

  • The Institutional Aid includes the Caldwell Grant, Caldwell Residential Grant, Athletic Grant, Presidential Scholarship, Caldwell Scholarship, Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship, and Caldwell/NJ Stars Scholarship.

  • The Military Aid include the Post 9/11 GI Bill, Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserve, Veterans Educational Assistance Program, and Montgomery GI Bill -Active Duty. 

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