72%

Acceptance Rate

$20,979

Avg.Financial Aid

003258

FAFSA Code

About Duquesne University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

9,274

Website

www.duq.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

Saybrook University is one of the most prominent private not-for-profit institutions in the USA originally established in the year 1971. The university expanded rapidly over the last 49 years and is now has its campus in Pasadena, CA, just outside of downtown Los Angeles.

The educational mission of Saybrook University is to provide rigorous graduate education that inspires transformational change in individuals, organizations, and communities, toward a just, humane, and sustainable world.

It approaches education with a belief in the inherent interconnectedness of all things. The university prepares students, personally and professionally, for future leadership roles in an international setting.  Through its programs, it provides students with the competencies they need for professional careers as well as for further academic study. The college strives to provide the students with a career-focused education.

From March 2015, Saybrook University aligned its academic programs into 2 colleges focused on specific disciplines, with explicit career and professional outcomes: College of Social Sciences and College of Integrative Medicine and Health Sciences.

The college offers masters and doctoral degrees, and dual award degrees in about 8 different domains - Leadership and Management, Counseling, Humanistic and Clinical Psychology, Transformative Social Change, Mind-Body Medicine, Integrative and Functional Nutrition, Integrative Wellness Coaching and Psychophysiology. SU also provides numerous types of programs in 7 major sectors through their widely extensive online programs.


Saybrook University Accreditation

The university is accredited by the Senior Commission of Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), a regional accrediting agency recognized by the US Department of Education and by the State of California.

Location & Contact

Address

Administration Bldg 600 Forbes Ave

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4123966000
Fax: 4123966223
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Admissions

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

01st-July

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

72%

SAT Range

1130 - 1290

ACT Range

24 - 29

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Saybrook University follows a rolling admission policy. This means that the university accepts applications year-round for multiple upcoming terms. The students do not need to wait until a fixed date to hear about acceptance; the university will notify them a few weeks after it receives all the materials required to complete the application.

The application process is quite simple and is as follows:

  • Select the program from the list on the Areas of Study. If the students are not sure regarding which program is best for them, they are requested to contact admissions and they will help them figure it out. The students can apply for only one program at a time.https://www.thecollegemonk.com/colleges/duquesne-university/admissions

  • Complete the online application form and pay the application fee.

  • Submit the necessary materials (transcripts, references, writing sample, personal statement, resume, etc.).

  • Participate in a two-part, personal interview with admissions staff and then with faculty.

The university doesn't require the GRE exam or any other standardized entrance exams. Once the Admissions Office receives all the materials, the admissions counselor will notify the respective students that their application file is ready to move forward into the review.

Applications are then reviewed by faculty from the designated degree program. It generally takes one to two weeks to review a completed application file. The students are requested to stay in close communication with their respective admissions Counselor throughout the application process to ensure that they are completing all required steps in a timely manner.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$30,710

Average Annual Cost

$38,178

Books And Supplies

$1,400

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

$12,586

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,200

Total One Year Cost

$54,364

Saybrook University is quite affordable in terms of the annual cost required to attend the institution.

The average annual cost to attend the university on a full-time basis is $27,439. The cost and expenses with respect to room & board, books & supplies, and other fees were not reported by the university. 

For any further information, we suggest you go to our tuition page by clicking below or follow the official website of the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

NA

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.

84%

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

100%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$1,869

Faculty Overview

49%

Male Professors

51%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

263 Graduates

Biology, General

112 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

91 Graduates

Marketing

87 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

82 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

79 Graduates

Psychology, General

76 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

68 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

65 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

62 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

55 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

46 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

40 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

36 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

33 Graduates

Music

33 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitativ...

31 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

30 Graduates

Political Science and Government

30 Graduates

History

29 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

27 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

27 Graduates

Journalism

27 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

23 Graduates

Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences,...

21 Graduates

Sociology

18 Graduates

Computer Science

15 Graduates

Mathematics

13 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

12 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

12 Graduates

Philosophy

12 Graduates

Business/Corporate Communications

11 Graduates

Business/Managerial Economics

10 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

10 Graduates

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs

10 Graduates

International Business

10 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

10 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

9 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

9 Graduates

Chemistry

8 Graduates

Physics

8 Graduates

Economics

7 Graduates

Education, General

5 Graduates

Business, Management, Marketing, an...

4 Graduates

Theological and Ministerial Studies

4 Graduates

Behavioral Sciences

3 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

2 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

2 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

1 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

1 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

1 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

6,013

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

19%

Full-time

98%

Part-time

2%

Students Gender

Male

36%

US National: 44%

Female

64%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

81% White

1% Unknown

5% Black

4% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

27%

Out Of State

72%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$61,275 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 85% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

85%

Undergrads in College Housing

57%

Averege Housing Cost

$6,918/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,668/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,668/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Duke

School Colors

red and blue

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Northeast Conference

Total Male Athletes

204

Total Female Athletes

324

Intramural Sports

14

Sports Club

2

Sports Team (Men)

Basketball

Football

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Bowling

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

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

$48,700/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$58,500/year

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

$0$100,000

$19,000

$27,500

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.

$197 - 285

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

$20,979

Students Receiving Federal Grants

20%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,692

Students Receiving State Aid

23%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,413

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$19,304

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$27,836

$30K - $48K

$27,193

$48K - $75K

$23,216

$75K - $110K

$22,701

> $110K

$19,151

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$3,518,503

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$24,833,297

If the students find it difficult to sponsor all their educational fees by themselves, Saybrook university offers many options to assist students in paying their educational costs. SU provides financial assistance in the form of loans, scholarships, and grants to those students who are eligible.

Students seeking financial assistance should first complete the FAFSA first and receive SAR to determine his/her eligibility.

Saybrook University FAFSA Code is G21206. A student will also need to apply for an FSA ID as part of this application process.

There are various types of Aid that are provided by the institution. The Federal Grants include Pell Grant, TEACH Grant, and Federal Supplemental Opportunity Grant.

The Federal Loans include Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loans, Direct PLUS Loans. Federal Work-Study programs are also offered to the students.

The Institutional Scholarships include Presidents Scholarship, International Scholarship, Nursing Program Scholarship, Golden Key honor society Scholarship. The Military Aid includes the Post 9/11 GI Bill.

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