Immaculata University

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1145 King Road

Immaculata, PA 19345-0702

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Phone: (610) 647-4400
2013-2014 Tuition
$30,740
tuition and fees
Students
2,883
enrolled
21%
male /
79%
female
Admissions
rolling admission
79.6%
accepted

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U.S. News Rankings

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U.S. News rank Category Name
#190 Overall Score: 29 out of 100. National Universities

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Summary

Immaculata University is a private institution that was founded in 1920. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,883, its setting is suburban, and the campus size is 375 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Immaculata University's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, 190. Its tuition and fees are $30,740 (2013-14).

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

Immaculata University is a private, Catholic, coeducational institution offering bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in over 60 academic programs. The University is rich in tradition, excellent in academics and career preparation, outstanding in opportunities for leadership and service, and unbeatable in personal attention. At Immaculata, small interactive classes are taught by faculty skilled at bringing out your best. Our location in Philadelphia's fast-growing western suburbs creates innumerable opportunities for internships and other real-world experiences.

General Information

School type private, coed college
Year founded 1920
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Academic calendar semester
Setting suburban
2012 Endowment $14,095,116

Applying

When applying to Immaculata University, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due March 1. The application fee at Immaculata University is $35. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 79.6 percent.

For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.

Selectivity less selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 79.6%
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by March 1

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at Immaculata University is 10:1, and the school has 86.3 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Immaculata University include: Health Professions and Related Programs; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Education; Psychology; and History. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 79.8 percent.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 10:1
4-year graduation rate 40%
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Health Professions and Related Programs 54%
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 23%
Education 6%
Psychology 3%
History 2%

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Student Life

Immaculata University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,883, with a gender distribution of 21.2 percent male students and 78.8 percent female students. At this school, 19 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 81 percent of students live off campus. Immaculata University is part of the NCAA III athletic conference.

Total enrollment 4,117
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Collegiate athletic association NCAA III

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Campus Info & Services

Immaculata University offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, and health insurance. Immaculata University 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 Immaculata University, 90 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Immaculata University.

Students who have cars on campus 90%
Health insurance offered Yes

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Paying for School

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Tuition and fees $30,740 (2013-14)
Room and board $12,260 (2013-14)
Financial aid statistics N/A

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* Overview details based on 2012 data


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