83%

Acceptance Rate

$25,732

Avg.Financial Aid

003050

FAFSA Code

About John Carroll University (JCU)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,555

Website

sites.jcu.edu/

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

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

John Carroll University which is a private, Roman Catholic university, is located in University Heights, OH. John Carroll University occupies a total area of about 63 acres. It was in 1886 when the John Carroll University was founded. Keeping the pursuit of research, innovation, and excellence at the center, John Carroll University has been imparting quality education to its students. The motto of the varsity is Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam (Latin) and its official colors are blue and gold. Out of total 3,673 students enrolled at JCU, 3,017 belong to undergraduate courses while 489 are postgraduate students. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 635 faculty. Around 46% of the students are females and 54% are males. Notably, John Carroll University is also home to an ethnically diverse student population. At JCU around 84% are white, 4% are Black or African American, and 4% belong to Hispanic ethnicity. Moreover, around 99% of the students are 24 and under. In its 134 years of existence, JCU has produced several known personalities like Don Shula, London Fletcher, Josh McDaniels, and Timothy J. Russert. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure, which helps in developing the personality of its students. JCU offers a total of 126 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), CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs), CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation), and HLC Higher Learning Commission. John Carroll University has around $223 million (2019) in endowment.

Location & Contact

Address

1 John Carroll Boulevard

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 2163971886
Fax: 2163974256
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Rankings

Forbes and US News provide rankings to the universities, which are trusted everywhere. But this is applicable only if the universities are located in the US. John Carroll University has been ranked at the 287th position among other universities by Forbes. It is to be noted that Forbes decides on the rankings of the university based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

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.

83%

SAT Range

1090 - 1290

ACT Range

22 - 28

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The admission to John Carroll University is fairly easy and the students can make the most out of it. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. 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 1080-1280 to improve her chances. The average ACT score at John Carroll University is 25. However, those getting an ACT score less than 22 might also be offered admission. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 1 John Carroll Boulevard, University Heights, Ohio 44118-4538. To gather more information, they can call them at (888) 388-2977.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$28,765

Average Annual Cost

$39,840

Books And Supplies

$1,250

Other Fees

$1,500

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

$11,874

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,000

Total One Year Cost

$57,464

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to JCU. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $59,892. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($42,910), books and supplies ($1,250), room and boarding ($12,232), and budget for other expenses ($3,500). For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master'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.

83%

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

$1,493

Faculty Overview

54%

Male Professors

46%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Communication and Media Studies

80 Graduates

Psychology, General

78 Graduates

Biology, General

60 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

58 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

58 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

51 Graduates

Marketing

48 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

30 Graduates

Political Science and Government

30 Graduates

Sociology

26 Graduates

Education, General

24 Graduates

Chemistry

23 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

23 Graduates

Computer Science

19 Graduates

Economics

18 Graduates

History

14 Graduates

Mathematics

13 Graduates

Philosophy

13 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

11 Graduates

Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomica...

10 Graduates

Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, G...

10 Graduates

International Business

9 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

9 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

7 Graduates

Engineering Physics

7 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

7 Graduates

Area Studies

5 Graduates

Physics

5 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

5 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

4 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

3 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

3 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

2 Graduates

Peace Studies and Conflict Resoluti...

2 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences a...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

3,076

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

21%

Full-time

97%

Part-time

3%

Students Gender

Male

52%

US National: 44%

Female

48%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

85% White

1% Unknown

4% Black

4% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

36%

Out Of State

64%

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

$68,368 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

54%

Averege Housing Cost

$6,540/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,334/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,334/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Lobo (wolf)

School Colors

blue and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Ohio Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

408

Total Female Athletes

183

Intramural Sports

10

Sports Club

11

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

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 JCU. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $12,232 per year for living on campus. John Carroll University has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at JCU costs around $5,334 per year. The university considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At JCU, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 54% male and 46% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$38,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$53,800/year

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

$0$100,000

$22,500

$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.

$234 - 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.

98%

Average Aid Per Year

$25,732

Students Receiving Federal Grants

20%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,785

Students Receiving State Aid

16%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,644

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

98%

Average Aid Per Year

$24,317

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$33,506

$30K - $48K

$31,498

$48K - $75K

$29,184

$75K - $110K

$26,307

> $110K

$22,578

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$52,479,461

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$20,276,224

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at JCU 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. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $5,220, whereas the financial aid is $27,419. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $2,731 and institutional aid worth $27,419. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at JCU based on students' financial needs add up to $52,479,461 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $20,276,224.

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