88%

Acceptance Rate

$22,956

Avg.Financial Aid

002737

FAFSA Code

About Iona College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,926

Website

www.iona.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

Iona College is a private, Roman Catholic university located in New Rochelle, NY. The university covers an area of 45 acres. Iona College was founded in the year 1940. Keeping the pursuit of research, innovation, and excellence at the center, Iona College has been imparting quality education to its students. The motto of the varsity is Certa bonum certamen (Latin) and its official colors are maroon and gold. The total enrolment stands at 3,926 students at Iona College. Around 2,981 and 632 students take admission in various undergraduate and postgraduate courses of the university. The school has an academic staff of 280 who teach various courses to the students. Iona College is home to an ethnically diverse student body. At IC around 47% are white, 23% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 11% are Black or African American. Further, around 98% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 49% of the students are females and 51% are males. The college has produced several notable alumni including Eileen Ivers (Fiddler, Violinist), Don McLean (Musician, Singer-songwriter), Jason Motte (Baseball player), and Jeff Ruland (Basketball player, Coach) in its 80 years of existence. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. IC offers a total of 162 undergraduate and graduate programs, including both residential and online. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.), ACEJMC (Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication), and CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation). $159 million (2019) is the total value of endowment of the Iona College.

Location & Contact

Address

715 North Ave

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 9146332000
Fax: 9146332642
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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. The ranking of universities by Forbes is done keeping in mind common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others. Moreover, Forbes has placed Iona College at the 390th position among other national universities.

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.

88%

SAT Range

990 - 1170

ACT Range

20 - 26

Application Fee

N/A

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The admission to Iona College is fairly easy and the students can make the most out of it. The varsity has 2 admission thresholds. A non-refundable fee, along with the application form, is required to be deposited by the students, in order to complete the process. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 990-1170, it would improve her chances. A candidate, in order to take admission to Iona College, must score 23 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 20 are also given admission. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 715 North Ave, New Rochelle, New York 10801-1890, or call (914) 633-2000.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$28,131

Average Annual Cost

$36,612

Books And Supplies

$1,500

Other Fees

$2,200

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

$15,278

Budget For Other Expenses

$1,850

Total One Year Cost

$57,440

Before applying to IC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $59,258 per year. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($40,172), books and supplies ($1,500), room and boarding ($15,736), and budget for other expenses ($1,850). If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

16:1

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

75%

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

$51

Faculty Overview

52%

Male Professors

48%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Communication and Media Studies

125 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

71 Graduates

Psychology, General

67 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

65 Graduates

Marketing

63 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

51 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

51 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

42 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

24 Graduates

Biology, General

16 Graduates

International Business

16 Graduates

Social Work

15 Graduates

Computer Science

13 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

13 Graduates

History

11 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

10 Graduates

Political Science and Government

10 Graduates

Chemistry

9 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

9 Graduates

Economics

6 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

5 Graduates

Mental and Social Health Services a...

5 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

3 Graduates

Mathematics

3 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

3 Graduates

Physics

3 Graduates

Sociology

3 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

2 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

2 Graduates

Philosophy

1 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

3,287

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

30%

Full-time

90%

Part-time

10%

Students Gender

Male

49%

US National: 44%

Female

51%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

51% White

10% Unknown

10% Black

23% Hispanic

1% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

20%

Out Of State

77%

In State

3%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$78,815 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 67% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

67%

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

Gaels

School Colors

maroon and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

207

Total Female Athletes

250

Intramural Sports

9

Sports Club

3

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Golf

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Track and Field

Water Polo

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Crew-Rowing

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Track and Field

Volleyball

Water Polo

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. At IC, $15,736 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. At Iona College, students are offered well-cooked food keeping in mind their health and nutritional requirements. Additionally, the college offers a wide assortment of dining and meal options to the students. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At IC, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the college are 51% and 49%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$45,300/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$56,100/year

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

$0$100,000

$23,715

$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.

$246 - 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.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$22,956

Students Receiving Federal Grants

40%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,999

Students Receiving State Aid

34%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,123

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$19,966

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$24,780

$30K - $48K

$24,222

$48K - $75K

$23,898

$75K - $110K

$20,341

> $110K

$19,588

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,715,038

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$9,897,478

The financial aid department of Iona College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average financial aid at Iona College is around $19,850 and the federal grant is $5,404. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $3,746 and institutional aid worth $19,850. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at IC based on students' financial needs add up to $2,715,038 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $9,897,478.

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