Cabrini College

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610 King of Prussia Road

Radnor, PA 19087-3698

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Phone: (610) 902-8100
2013-2014 Tuition
$29,000
tuition and fees
Students
1,405
enrolled
37%
male /
63%
female
Admissions
rolling admission
72.7%
accepted

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U.S. News Rankings

Ranking score and category
U.S. News rank Category Name
#131 Overall Score: 33 out of 100. Regional Universities (North)

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Summary

Cabrini College is a private institution that was founded in 1957. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,405, its setting is suburban, and the campus size is 112 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Cabrini College's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (North), 131. Its tuition and fees are $29,000 (2013-14).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Cabrini College is a Catholic, coeducational college that strives to be a leader in community service. Rooted in the heritage of Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini, the College is a vital part of the international ministry of the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. The College believes in an educational philosophy that not only prepares students for careers, but enables them to live lives of dignity and purpose. Students and graduates report that they came to the College because of its programs and faculty/staff who provide individualized attention. The College is known for its commitment to community service and was one of the first institutions of higher education to require service-learning as a requirement for graduation.

General Information

School type private, coed college
Year founded 1957
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Academic calendar semester
Setting suburban
2012 Endowment $36,072,082

Applying

When applying to Cabrini College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due May 1. The application fee at Cabrini College is $35. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 72.7 percent.

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Selectivity less selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 72.7%
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by May 1

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at Cabrini College is 13:1, and the school has 70.9 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Cabrini College include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other; Education, General; Speech Communication and Rhetoric; Social Sciences, General; and Kinesiology and Exercise Science. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 70.3 percent.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 13:1
4-year graduation rate 42%
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 24%
Education, General 17%
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 12%
Social Sciences, General 7%
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 6%

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Student Life

Cabrini College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,405, with a gender distribution of 37.3 percent male students and 62.7 percent female students. At this school, 59 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 41 percent of students live off campus. Cabrini College is part of the NCAA III athletic conference.

Total enrollment 2,801
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association NCAA III

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Campus Info & Services

Cabrini College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, health service, and health insurance. Cabrini College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Cabrini College, 75 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is permitted for students of legal age at Cabrini College.

Students who have cars on campus 75%
Health insurance offered Yes

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Paying for School

At Cabrini College, 78.5 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $10,591.

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Tuition and fees $29,000 (2013-14)
Room and board $11,859 (2013-14)
Financial aid statistics
Financial aid statistics

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* Overview details based on 2012 data


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