87%

Acceptance Rate

$20,864

Avg.Financial Aid

003303

FAFSA Code

About Carlow University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

2,076

Website

www.carlow.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

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

3333 Fifth Ave

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4125786000
Fax: 4125786321
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Rankings

To tackle the tough decision of choosing the right university, the ranking of a particular university helps the student in clearing their doubts regarding where they want to apply. When it comes to the ranking of a university or any educational institution, the more information a student has, the better. The ranking of a university helps a student in many ways. It helps them overcome the confusion of which university/college is good for them and also other prospects. Before taking admission, a student assesses their chosen university on various factors 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 is to be noted that Carlow University does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these two publications.

Admissions

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

None

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

87%

SAT Range

1000 - 1180

ACT Range

19 - 24

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

The university takes in few each year. Moreover, admission to CU is fairly easy. Along with the admission form, the students have to deposit a non-refundable fee to complete the application process. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 980-1153 to improve her chances. A candidate, in order to take admission to Carlow University, must score 21 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 19 are also given admission. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 3333 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213-3165, or call (412) 578-6000.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$19,787

Average Annual Cost

$28,788

Books And Supplies

$1,400

Other Fees

$666

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

$11,442

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,082

Total One Year Cost

$44,378

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 total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $45,912. The average annual tuition cost ($30,528), books and supplies ($1,400), room and boarding ($11,902), and budget for other expenses ($2,082) are all included in this cost. 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

12:1

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

80%

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

23%

Male Professors

77%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

99 Graduates

Psychology, General

35 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

33 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

28 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

25 Graduates

Biology, General

20 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

16 Graduates

Social Work

12 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

10 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

10 Graduates

Chemistry

9 Graduates

Sociology

9 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

7 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

7 Graduates

Political Science and Government

6 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

5 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

5 Graduates

History

5 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

4 Graduates

Mathematics

4 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

4 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

2 Graduates

Communication, Journalism, and Rela...

1 Graduates

Public Administration and Social Se...

1 Graduates

Theological and Ministerial Studies

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,333

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

48%

Full-time

80%

Part-time

20%

Students Gender

Male

18%

US National: 44%

Female

82%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

68% White

5% Unknown

17% Black

2% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

1% 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

94%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$52,874 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 79% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

79%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$5,850/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,592/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,592/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Celtic

School Colors

purple and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

67

Total Female Athletes

107

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

2

Sports Team (Men)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

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

The university offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $11,902 per year. The students at Carlow University have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $5,592 per year. 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. There are around 17% male and 83% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$36,700/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$39,700/year

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

$0$100,000

$24,537

$33,928

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.

$255 - 352

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.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$20,864

Students Receiving Federal Grants

51%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,154

Students Receiving State Aid

70%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,560

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$15,731

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$24,027

$30K - $48K

$24,246

$48K - $75K

$22,202

$75K - $110K

$18,352

> $110K

$15,138

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 $5,584, whereas the financial aid is $16,703. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $3,713 as well as institutional aid worth $16,703.

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