La Salle University: Statistics

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#1425 of 14,131 In the World
#399 of 2,597 In North America
#359 of 2,496 In the United States
#16 of 155 In Pennsylvania
#6 of 19 In Philadelphia
#409 of 1,007 For Mining Engineering
Top50% For 22 other topics
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Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
76%
Avg. cost to attend
$25,401 /y
Aid receiving
98%
Undergraduates
3,293
Graduates
1,331
Male:Female Ratio
34:66
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
www.lasalle.edu

La Salle University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 76% 74% 78%
Applicants 6,151 2,242 3,909
Admissions 4,696 1,663 3,033
Freshmen enrolled full time 582 214 368

2,461 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,762 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
SAT/ACT Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 2567 (56%)
Black or African American 754 (16%)
Hispanic 648 (14%)
Asian 221 (5%)
Nonresident Alien 149 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 147 (3%)
Two or more races 128 (3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 5 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$25,401/year
Average aid awarded
$20,118
Students receiving aid
98%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $24,098
$30-48K $21,539
$48-75K $20,975
$75-110K $27,016
$110K+ $30,451

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $31,350$25,680
Tuition in-state $31,350$25,680
Tuition out-of-state $31,350$25,680
Fee in-district $1,075$570
Fee in-state $1,075$570
Fee out-of-state $1,075$570

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 1,962
Combined charge for room and board $15,222
Room charge $7,990
Meal charge $7,232

La Salle University Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Education, General 147
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 87
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 86
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 77 8
Accounting 55 21
Business Administration and Management, General 9 56
Finance, General 46 17
Communication, General 45 11
Clinical Psychology 23 25
Psychology, General 48
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist 13 35
Public Health, General 29 10
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies 35
Social Work 30
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 27
Management Science 11 16
Nutrition Sciences 26
Counseling Psychology 24
Non-Profit & Public & Organizational Management 24
Systems Science and Theory 21
Nurse Anesthetist 20
Computer Science 17
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs 12 5
Financial Forensics and Fraud Investigation 16
Business & Commerce, General 15
Information Technology 13
Human Resources Development 11
Marriage and Family Therapy & Counseling 11
English Language and Literature, General 10
Digital Arts 9
Political Science and Government, General 9
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing 8
History, General 7 1
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 7
Information Technology Project Management 7
Nursing Practice 7
Adult Health Nurse & Nursing 6
International Business & Trade & Commerce 6
Language Interpretation and Translation 6
Secondary Education and Teaching 3 3
Computer and Information Systems Security & Auditing & Information Assurance 5
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other 5
Industrial and Organizational Psychology 5
International Relations and Affairs 5
Mathematics, General 5
Biochemistry 4
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Autism 4
Educational & Instructional Technology 4
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching 4
Sociology, General 4
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor 4
Chemistry, General 3
Economics, General 3
Spanish Language and Literature 3
Special Education and Teaching, General 3
Clinical Nurse Leader 2
Computer and Information Sciences, General 2
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 1 1
Environmental Science 2
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other 2
Theology & Theological Studies 2
American & United States Studies & Civilization 1
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Junior High & Middle School Special Education Programs 1
Lay Ministry 1
Public & Applied History 1
Reading Teacher Education 1
Religion & Religious Studies 1
Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies 1
Grand Total 86 697 533 35
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 65% 64% 66%
  • Full-time retention rate - 78%

Publications & Citations

Publications
6,474
Citations
91,482

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,181 / 13,506
Medicine
889 / 18,206
Engineering
624 / 9,179
Psychology
608 / 22,172
Computer Science
564 / 8,350
Business
550 / 13,668
Environmental Science
542 / 11,097
Biology
449 / 10,315
Physics
366 / 12,833
Chemistry
321 / 9,481
Sociology
304 / 2,025
Mathematics
297 / 5,921
Art & Design
295 / 1,903
Political Science
206 / 1,746
Economics
206 / 6,336
Geography and Cartography
203 / 1,400
Health Science
184 / 3,116
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
164 / 3,638
Education Majors
163 / 1,752
Social Psychology
162 / 9,105
Materials Science
149 / 2,777
Ecology
132 / 2,467
Demography
129 / 2,371
Quantum and Particle physics
124 / 7,388
Math Teachers
123 / 1,533
Nursing
113 / 1,785
Clinical Psychology
103 / 4,572
Communications and Public Relations
93 / 4,337
History
93 / 40
Child Psychology
88 / 2,939
Geology
84 / 4,045
Nuclear Physics
77 / 6,099
Management Information Systems
76 / 928
Healthcare Management (MHA)
75 / 659
Multimedia
74 / 884
Philosophy
71 / 55
Machine Learning
69 / 2,683
Operations Research
69 / 1,265
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
67 / 23
Marketing
64 / 2,438

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 45 128
1992 24 155
1993 46 239
1994 45 184
1995 80 247
1996 46 355
1997 53 410
1998 78 411
1999 66 469
2000 59 585
2001 57 726
2002 76 942
2003 90 960
2004 114 1223
2005 152 1512
2006 130 1910
2007 177 2299
2008 204 2753
2009 209 3369
2010 222 3677
2011 304 4380
2012 321 5088
2013 373 6153
2014 356 7020
2015 417 7308
2016 438 7272
2017 933 8151
2018 663 8423
2019 545 9294
2020 545 10990
2021 465 12797

La Salle University alumni

  1. Peter Boyle

    Peter Boyle
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1935-2006 (aged 71)
    Occupations
    stage actorvoice actormilitary officerfilm actorfilm editor
    Biography

    Peter Lawrence Boyle was an American actor. Known as a character actor, he played Frank Barone on the CBS sitcom Everybody Loves Raymond and the comical monster in Mel Brooks' film spoof Young Frankenstein (1974). He also starred in The Candidate. Boyle, who won an Emmy Award in 1996 for a guest-starring role on the Fox science-fiction drama The X-Files, won praise in both comedic and dramatic parts following his breakthrough performance in the 1970 film Joe, and as Wizard in Taxi Driver (1976).

  2. Joe Bryant

    Joe Bryant
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1954-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    basketball coachbasketball player
    Biography

    Joseph Washington Bryant, nicknamed "Jellybean", is an American former professional basketball player and coach. He played for the Philadelphia 76ers, San Diego Clippers, and Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He also played for several teams in Italy and one in France. He is the father of former Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant. Bryant was the head coach of the WNBA's Los Angeles Sparks from 2005 to 2007 and returned to that position for the remainder of the 2011 WNBA season. Bryant has also coached in Italy, Japan, and Thailand.

  3. Jessica Barth

    Jessica Barth
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1978-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    voice actorjournalisttelevision actorstage actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Jessica Barth is an American stage and film actress, known for portraying Tami-Lynn McCafferty in the film Ted and its sequel.

  4. Rasual Butler

    Rasual Butler
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1979-2018 (aged 39)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Rasual Butler was an American professional basketball player. In his 14-year National Basketball Association (NBA) career, he played for the Miami Heat, New Orleans Hornets, Los Angeles Clippers, Chicago Bulls, Toronto Raptors, Indiana Pacers, Washington Wizards and San Antonio Spurs. He was born in Philadelphia, and raised in the Point Breeze area of South Philadelphia. After playing college basketball at La Salle, he was drafted in second round of the 2002 NBA draft by the Heat.

All 51 notable alumni

General info

Founded 1863
Motto Virtus, Scientia
Virtue, Knowledge
Colors dark blue, gold
Academic Calendar September to May (September - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff 651
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 1900 W Olney Ave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19141-1199
United States
City population 1,581,000
Phone 2159511000
Fax +1 (215) 951 1656

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