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

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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

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

120 Bloomfield Avenue

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 9736183000
Fax: 9736183600
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Rankings

As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. It is said that the more information that a prospective student has about a university, the better it is. The ranking of a university helps a student overcome the confusion of which university/college is right for them and also other prospects. Before taking admission, a student can assess the university chosen by them on various grounds like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, and their experience, among others. Notably, for the rankings, the two publications, US News and Forbes, are trusted everywhere. However, it should be noted that Caldwell University does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking of these two publications.

Admissions

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

Rolling Admissions

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

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is fairly easy. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $50. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 940-1150 to improve her chances. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 17 might also given admission but the average ACT score at Caldwell University is 20. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 120 Bloomfield Avenue, Caldwell, New Jersey 07006-6195. To gather more information, they can call them at (973) 618-3000.

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

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to CU are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $55,847. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($35,740), books and supplies ($2,600), room and boarding ($12,415), and budget for other expenses ($3,800). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

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

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by CU. At CU, $12,415 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. Several dining and meal plan options are available for the students at CU. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the university are 36% and 64%, respectively.

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

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at CU to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average federal grant that comes from the university is around $5,159, whereas the financial aid is $21,664. The students at the university are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $10,136, while the institutional aid is $21,664. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Caldwell University amount to $1,152,667 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $6,808,219.

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