Rosemont College Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#5250 of 14,131 In the World
#1453 of 2,597 In North America
#1372 of 2,496 In the United States
#93 of 155 In Pennsylvania

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
69%
Average SAT
1040
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$17,516 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
480
Graduates
297
Male:Female Ratio
31:69
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Rosemont College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 69% 78% 65%
Applicants 1,042 315 727
Admissions 720 247 473
Freshmen enrolled full time 101 38 63
Freshmen enrolled part time 11 4 7

748 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
31 or 38%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 910
or below

75% of them
had 1170
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Rosemont College are 910-1170 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
9 or 11%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 16
or below

75% of them
had 26
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Rosemont College are 16-26 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Considered but not required
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
TOEFL Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 323 (42%)
Black or African American 239 (31%)
Hispanic 84 (11%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 74 (10%)
Two or more races 28 (4%)
Asian 16 (2%)
Nonresident Alien 10 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 2 (0.3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$17,516/year
Average aid awarded
$18,289
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $15,780
$30-48K $15,336
$48-75K $16,463
$75-110K $22,934
$110K+ $29,905

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $19,500$12,780
Tuition in-state $19,500$12,780
Tuition out-of-state $19,500$12,780
Fee in-district $1,150$680
Fee in-state $1,150$680
Fee out-of-state $1,150$680

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 400
Combined charge for room and board $13,130

Rosemont College Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's
Business Administration and Management, General 24 32
Counseling Psychology 41
Sociology, General 12 3
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies 13
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 9
Education, General 9
English Language and Literature, General 9
Health & Health Care Administration & Management 9
Psychology, General 9
Publishing 9
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 9
Creative Writing 8
Fine & Studio Arts, General 8
Homeland Security 7
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 6
Mathematics, General 5
Organizational Leadership 5
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 4
Political Science and Government, General 4
History, General 3
Reading Teacher Education 3
Finance, General 2
Accounting 1
Chemistry, General 1
Elementary Education and Teaching 1
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General 1
Religion & Religious Studies 1
Grand Total 118 130
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 48% 39% 51%
  • Full-time retention rate - 72%
  • Part-time retention rate - 71%

Publications & Citations

Publications
98
Citations
551

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
54 / 70
Psychology
18 / 206
Sociology
14 / 34
Art & Design
12 / 8
Political Science
12 / 9
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
10 / 0
History
9 / 1
Philosophy
9 / 1
Classics and Ancient History
7 / 1
Aesthetics
6 / 0
Social Psychology
6 / 9
Media Studies
6 / 8
Child Psychology
5 / 139
Medicine
5 / 40
Biology
5 / 103
Computer Science
4 / 58
Environmental Science
4 / 11
Law
4 / 26
Gender Studies
3 / 8
Geography and Cartography
3 / 7
Business
3 / 14
Economics
3 / 1
Literature
2 / 0
Performing arts
2 / 0
Communications and Public Relations
2 / 1
Math Teachers
2 / 8
Political Economy
2 / 0
Anthropology
2 / 0
Mathematics
2 / 8
Education Majors
2 / 8
Molecular Biology
2 / 38
Neuroscience
2 / 58
Art History
2 / 0
Archaeology
2 / 0
Occupational Safety and Health
2 / 14
Cognitive Science
2 / 0
Creative Writing
1 / 0
Development Studies
1 / 1
Anatomy and Physiology
1 / 26
Demography
1 / 7

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 4 4
1992 4 9
1993 5 6
1994 2 9
1995 2 13
1996 2 15
1997 1 11
1998 2 14
1999 1 23
2000 2 13
2001 1 17
2002 1 16
2003 1 19
2004 0 15
2005 5 13
2006 2 9
2007 2 35
2008 0 28
2009 0 29
2010 4 20
2011 4 13
2012 4 25
2013 4 34
2014 2 22
2015 1 22
2016 2 19
2017 4 25
2018 3 19
2019 2 17
2020 1 22
2021 32 27

Notable alumni

  1. Patricia Kennedy Lawford

    Patricia Kennedy Lawford
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1924-2006 (aged 82)
    Enrolled in Rosemont College
    In 1945 graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    socialiteactorfilm producer
    Biography

    Patricia Helen Kennedy Lawford was an American socialite, and the sixth of nine children of Rose and Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr. She was a sister of President John F. Kennedy, Senator Robert F. Kennedy, and Senator Ted Kennedy, as well as the sister-in-law of Jacqueline Kennedy. Patricia wanted to be a film producer, a profession not readily open to young women in her time. She married English actor Peter Lawford in 1954, but they divorced in 1966.

  2. Marion Donovan

    Marion Donovan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1917-1998 (aged 81)
    Occupations
    inventorentrepreneur
    Biography

    Marion O'Brien Donovan was an American inventor and entrepreneur. She was one of the most prolific female inventors of her time, having received 20 patents in total for her inventions. Donovan was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in 2015. Her most notable innovation is the invention of a reusable, leak-proof waterproof diaper cover in 1946 after many iterations. This led to her invention of the disposable paper diaper, which was eventually commercialized by Victor Mills, the creator of Pampers. Donovan also invented additional practical solutions to problems around the home.

  3. Claudine Schneider

    Claudine Schneider
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Claudine Schneider is a former Republican U.S. representative from Rhode Island. She was the first, and to date only, woman elected to Congress from Rhode Island. She is founder of Republicans for Integrity, which describes itself as a network of "Republican former Members of Congress who feel compelled to remind Republican voters about the fundamentals of our party and to provide the facts about incumbents' voting records."

  4. Erin Entrada Kelly

    Erin Entrada Kelly
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1977-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    children's writerwriter
    Biography

    Erin Entrada Kelly is a Filipino-American writer of children's literature. She was awarded the 2018 John Newbery Medal by the Association for Library Service to Children for her third novel, Hello, Universe.

General info

Founded 1921
Motto Levavi oculos meos in montes
Lift your eyes to the hills
Colors maroon, gray
Academic Calendar August to May (August - December; January-May). Also Summer Session
Total FTE staff 174
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 1400 Montgomery Ave
Rosemont, Pennsylvania, 19010-1699
United States
City population 4,000
Phone 6105270200
Fax +1 (610) 527 0341

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