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Acceptance Rate

N/A

Avg.Financial Aid

004058

FAFSA Code

About Gratz College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

332

Website

https://www.gratz.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.

Jewish

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

No

Gratz College is a private non-profit institution located in Philadelphia and has a Jewish religious affiliation. The college was founded in the year 1895 in North America as the first independent college for Jewish studies. Its mission is to provide the students with engaging and pluralistic education both for the personal enrichment and professional growth of a student.

The college was founded as the 'Hebrew Sunday School Society' by Rebecca Gratz to provide education to the Jewish community during 1838.

Gratz College offers many credentials and programs which have expanded greatly over the last 20 years. The College includes Ph.D., EdH, Masters’ Level Programs, BA Programs, Graduate and Undergraduate Certificates. The College also has students from 36 States and 6 Countries enrolled in its Fully Online Courses.

The core values at Gratz College are to develop educational resources for the Jewish Community, promote the love for knowledge, and inspire academic excellence.

The Student population at Gratz College is 332 with 113 Undergraduates. 

Gratz College Accreditation

Gratz College is a Private Non-Profit institution that received accreditation from the Middle States Commission for Higher Education (MSCHE) in 1967 to offer various degree programs.

Accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Gratz College is recognized by the Ministry of Education and Culture of the State of Israel. The College is also a partner of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia

Location & Contact

Address

7605 Old York Rd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 2156357300
Fax: 2156351046
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Rankings

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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.

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Considered but not required

High School GPA

Considered but not required

Accept Common App

None

The university stays with students through the whole process of admission. The office of admissions at the college makes it simple and easy for an applicant to register for classes.

Gratz College requires applicants to do the following to be considered for admission:

  • Complete the online application form for the College.  

  • The applicant must submit a personal statement.   

  • Submit current résumé.  

  • Submit two recommendations, one academic and one professional.  

  • Official, sealed transcripts from previous colleges and universities need to be submitted.  

  • Pay $50 application fee.

 

Annual Cost to Attend

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

Average Annual Cost

$19,648

Tuition and Fees charges to attend Grats College for an undergraduate student is $19,648 and $985 respectively and for a graduate student is $16,452 and $590 respectively.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

NA

Student:Faculty Ratio

9:1

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

N/A

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

50%

Male Professors

50%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Religion/Religious Studies

24 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

1 Graduates

Student Body

Undergraduate Students

113

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

N/A

Full-time

50%

Part-time

50%

Students Gender

Male

8%

US National: 44%

Female

92%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

95% White

4% Unknown

0% Black

0% Hispanic

0% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

0%

Out Of State

0%

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

N/A

Campus Life

Housing

The institution does not provide on-campus housing facilities for students.

On Campus Housing Available

No

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

Not applicable

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

N/A

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

No

Campus Emergency Phones

No

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

Since the campus life of the students assumes an imperative part of their development and advancement, students at GC invest a lot of their time learning from the faculty members. Additionally, the students have an incredible breadth to learn and turn into a change-maker. There are around 10% male and 90% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

N/A

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

N/A

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.

N/A - N/A

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

The financial aid department of the university is committed to assisting an applicant to easily pay for their education by providing various financial assistance in the form of loans, grants, and scholarships.

A candidate must fill in the FAFSA and receive the Student Aid Report to determine eligibility and receive monetary benefits.

Gratz College federal school code is 004058.

  • Direct Subsidized and Unsubsidized loans, Plus Loan, and Perkins loans are the federal loans available for the students of the college.
  • Pell Grant is available as well. 
  • Post 9/11 GI Bill Montgomery GI Bill active duty, Survivors and Dependents’ Educational Assistance Program, and Vocational Rehabilitation and employment are the various military financial aids available for the students.
  • It provided $11,804  to the students through Post 9/11 GI Bill benefits.

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