Seton Hill University Rankings

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In the World#3172 of 14178
In North America#939 of 2629
In the United States#867 of 2528
In Pennsylvania#53 of 155
In Greensburg#1 of 2

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
76%
Avg. cost to attend
$23,971 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,728
Graduates
345
Male:Female Ratio
33:67
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate

Seton Hill University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate76%70%79%
Applicants2,5399801,559
Admissions1,9226871,235
Freshmen enrolled full time401157244
Freshmen enrolled part time312

580 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

145 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1658 (80%)
Black or African American158 (8%)
Hispanic80 (4%)
Two or more races60 (3%)
Asian40 (2%)
Nonresident Alien38 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown31 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander2 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$23,971/year
Average aid awarded
$25,204
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$20,577
$30-48K$19,008
$48-75K$21,022
$75-110K$25,618
$110K+$26,526

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$36,306$14,652
Tuition in-state$36,306$14,652
Tuition out-of-state$36,306$14,652
Fee in-district$550$550
Fee in-state$550$550
Fee out-of-state$550$550

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity945
Combined charge for room and board$12,212

Seton Hill University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General1649
Physician Assistant1638
Creative Writing828
Elementary Education and Teaching25
Biology & Biological Sciences, General25
Art Therapy & Therapist69
Kinesiology and Exercise Science15
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management13
Speech Communication and Rhetoric12
Psychology, General11
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies11
Marketing & Marketing Management, General11
Forensic Science and Technology9
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General9
Accounting8
Human Services, General8
Computer Science8
Music Therapy & Therapist8
History, General7
Social Work7
Special Education and Teaching, General7
Orthodontics & Orthodontology7
Marriage and Family Therapy & Counseling7
Fine & Studio Arts, General6
Dramatic & Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other6
Dietetics & Dietitian6
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies6
Dance, General5
Chemistry, General5
English Language and Literature, General5
Commercial and Advertising Art5
Hospitality Administration & Management, General5
Music, General4
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General4
Acting4
Mathematics, Other4
Political Science and Government, General4
Biochemistry3
Mathematics, General3
General Studies2
Spanish Language and Literature2
Management Information Systems, General2
Journalism1
Music Performance, General1
Music Teacher Education1
Art History, Criticism and Conservation1
Sociology1
Computer and Information Systems Security & Information Assurance1
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist1
Grand Total321145
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate65%56%71%
  • Full-time retention rate - 78%

Publications & Citations

Publications
165
Citations
2,782

Publication count by topic

Psychology
52
Medicine
38
Sociology
15
Biology
13
Computer science
9
Chemistry
6
Engineering
6
Philosophy
5
Art
4
History
3
Mathematics
3
Materials science
2
Political science
1
Business
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History204813
Psychology24171,256
Philosophy32691
Biology3699675
Sociology373126
Medicine4156269
Chemistry499992
Computer science504863
Mathematics505027
Engineering54936
Political science54961
Materials science56634
Business59721

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990113
1991020
199229
199305
1994311
1995024
199606
1997010
199848
1999117
2000231
2001119
2002232
2003217
2004344
2005333
2006240
2007567
2008577
2009376
2010298
20119136
201211162
20135194
20147204
201525150
201611180
201712211
201810138
201910162
20209153

General info

Alternative namesSHU
Founded1885
WikipediaSeton Hill University
MottoHazard Yet Forward
Colorscrimson, gold
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff351
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address1 Seton Hill Drive
Greensburg, Pennsylvania, 15601
United States
City population15,000
Phone7248342200
Fax+1 (724) 830 1294

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