Saint Francis University: Ranking & Review

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Loretto
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Top 24%

Saint Francis University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate76%69%81%
Applicants1,7157081,007
Admissions1,299486813
Enrolled undergraduates377142235
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,6809691,711

1,405 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

349 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores308
Percent of students submitting SAT scores82%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
570
Math
560

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores152
Percent of students submitting ACT scores40%
ACT Composite
24
ACT English
23
ACT Math
23

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates. Application fee for graduates - $30.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
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)Required

Saint Francis University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$51,994$51,994
Off-campus$54,166$54,166
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $11,928 and other expenses per full academic year.

Saint Francis University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,310 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$33,856$33,856
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,210$1,210
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,057$1,057
Tuition for Full-time graduates$25,000$25,000
Fees for full-time graduates$550$550
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$1,084$1,084

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs17423535444
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services97469152
Education163349
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2424
Psychology2222
Physical Sciences1212
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1212
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1010
Engineering1910
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies99
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences66
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs66
English Language and Literature & Letters44
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services44
Mathematics and Statistics44
History33
Natural Resources and Conservation33
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities22
Philosophy and Religious Studies22
Social Sciences11
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields
Theology and Religious Vocations
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies
Grand Total1039733735779

A total of 407 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Saint Francis University.

At the master's and doctor's level 372 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate64%56%69%
  • Full-time retention rate - 85%

General info

Founded1847
MottoReach Higher. Go Far.
Reach Higher Go Far
Religious affiliationRoman Catholic
Colorsred, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff541
Instructional FTE177
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.francis.edu
Address117 Evergreen Dr
Loretto, Pennsylvania, 15940
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Fringe
City populationless than 2,500
Phone8144723000
Fax+1 (814) 472 3335

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