La Roche College: Ranking & Review

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Pittsburgh
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United States
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Top 42%

La Roche College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate97%96%97%
Applicants1,197566631
Admissions1,156543613
Enrolled undergraduates22799128
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,535673862

515 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

141 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores180
Percent of students submitting SAT scores79%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
535
Math
510

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores55
Percent of students submitting ACT scores24%
ACT Composite
20
ACT English
20
ACT Math
18

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Neither required nor recommended

La Roche College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$42,570$42,570
Off-campus$40,250$40,250
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $11,220 and other expenses per full academic year.

La Roche College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 560 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$26,920$26,920
Fees for full-time undergraduates$800$800
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$680$680
Tuition for Full-time graduates$17,160$17,160
Fees for full-time graduates$80$80
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$715$715

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs1869235115
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services17722100
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services29534
Psychology2424
Visual and Performing Arts1717
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1414
Education1313
Physical Sciences1212
Social Sciences1111
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs99
Biological and Biomedical Sciences88
Architecture and Related Services77
English Language and Literature & Letters66
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences44
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities44
History33
Mathematics and Statistics22
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies11
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Grand Total19310505384

A total of 329 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at La Roche College.

At the master's and doctor's level 55 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate50%46%53%
  • Full-time retention rate - 67%

General info

Alternative namesLRC
LRU
Founded1963
MottoAd Lucem per Amorem
To Light through Love
Religious affiliationRoman Catholic
Colorsred, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff276
Instructional FTE110
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.laroche.edu
Address9000 Babcock Blvd
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 15237-5898
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population301,000
Phone4123679300
Fax+1 (412) 847 1820

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