Spalding University Rankings

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In the World#4792 of 14178
In North America#1309 of 2629
In the United States#1232 of 2528
In Kentucky#17 of 40
In Louisville#4 of 10

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
79%
Average SAT
1040
Average ACT
20
Avg. cost to attend
$22,314 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
925
Graduates
704
Male:Female Ratio
26:74
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Spalding University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate79%78%80%
Applicants851268582
Admissions675209466
Freshmen enrolled full time1356372
Freshmen enrolled part time422

466 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

134 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
13 or 9%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 930
or below

75% of them
had 1150
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Spalding University are 930-1150 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
125 or 90%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 17
or below

75% of them
had 22
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Spalding University are 17-22 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1091 (67%)
Black or African American274 (17%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown84 (5%)
Hispanic75 (5%)
Two or more races68 (4%)
Asian24 (1%)
Nonresident Alien5 (0.3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander4 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$22,314/year
Average aid awarded
$14,853
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$23,656
$30-48K$23,218
$48-75K$25,448
$75-110K$29,957
$110K+$27,876

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$25,200$12,825
Tuition in-state$25,200$12,825
Tuition out-of-state$25,200$12,825

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity340
Combined charge for room and board$7,900
Room charge$4,900
Meal charge$3,000

Spalding University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse78
Occupational Therapy & Therapist78
Business & Commerce, General3326
Clinical Psychology3119
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General39
Creative Writing336
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing34
Fine & Studio Arts, General31
Social Work921
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services27
Psychology, General26
Athletic Training & Trainer14
Biological and Physical Sciences13
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other11
Elementary Education and Teaching72
Accounting8
Special Education and Teaching, General8
Accounting and Business & Management5
Mass Communication & Media Studies5
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies5
Nursing Practice5
Secondary Education and Teaching13
Speech Communication and Rhetoric3
Curriculum and Instruction3
Social Sciences, General2
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching11
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels1
Humanities & Humanistic Studies1
Business Teacher Education1
Grand Total27028635
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate40%31%44%
  • Full-time retention rate - 70%

Publications & Citations

Publications
165
Citations
2,399

Publication count by topic

Psychology
60
Medicine
49
Sociology
15
Art
10
Computer science
10
Philosophy
9
Political science
7
Business
3
Mathematics
3
History
2
Engineering
2
Geography
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Psychology24101,266
Art26014
Philosophy29142
Medicine3396640
Sociology344838
Business352194
History36381
Engineering3775116
Geography407627
Computer science536736
Political science55131
Mathematics58535

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199322
199461
199527
1996516
1997114
1998217
1999421
2000316
2001533
2002337
2003135
2004230
2005338
2006445
2007566
2008669
20093102
2010696
2011898
201215132
20137171
201410171
201510162
20168169
201711183
20186179
20196152
202012177

General info

Alternative namesSpalding
Founded1814
WikipediaSpalding University
MottoBuilding on Tradition. Focused on the Future.
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarAugust to May
Total FTE staff254
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address901 S Fourth Street
Louisville, Kentucky, 40203-2188
United States
City population760,000
Phone5025859911
Fax+1 (502) 585 7158

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