University of Saint Joseph Rankings

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In the World#5025 of 14178
In North America#1360 of 2629
In the United States#1283 of 2528
In Connecticut#17 of 29
In West Hartford#2 of 2

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Gender
All female
Acceptance rate
77%
Average SAT
1115
Avg. cost to attend
$21,602 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
904
Graduates
1,494
Male:Female Ratio
18:82
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
usj.edu

University of Saint Joseph Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate77%68%80%
Applicants1,6464681,178
Admissions1,261320941
Freshmen enrolled full time20264138
Freshmen enrolled part time211

324 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

172 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
180 or 88%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1000
or below

75% of them
had 1230
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in University of Saint Joseph are 1000-1230 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record 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
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1485 (62%)
Black or African American281 (12%)
Hispanic281 (12%)
Asian146 (6%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown114 (5%)
Two or more races57 (2%)
Nonresident Alien26 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander4 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$21,602/year
Average aid awarded
$25,907
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$17,907
$30-48K$15,800
$48-75K$22,607
$75-110K$23,186
$110K+$24,936

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$38,482$14,202
Tuition in-state$38,482$14,202
Tuition out-of-state$38,482$14,202
Fee in-district$1,804$882
Fee in-state$1,804$882
Fee out-of-state$1,804$882

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity412
Combined charge for room and board$11,771
Room charge$6,631
Meal charge$5,140

University of Saint Joseph Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse7360
Social Work2666
Pharmacy82
Special Education and Teaching, General567
Education, General60
Biology & Biological Sciences, General2032
Curriculum and Instruction34
Physician Assistant32
Nutrition Sciences28
Educational & Instructional Technology22
Psychology, General21
Early Childhood Education and Teaching20
Business Administration and Management, General217
Public Health, General19
Applied Behavior Analysis19
Counseling Psychology18
Chemistry, General78
Secondary Education and Teaching15
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General13
Biochemistry9
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services8
Accounting5
Marriage and Family Therapy & Counseling4
Child Development2
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other2
Art History, Criticism and Conservation2
Special Education and Teaching, Other2
Nursing Practice2
English Language and Literature, General1
History, General1
Women's Studies1
Mathematics, General1
Reading Teacher Education1
Grand Total20152284
TotalWomen
Graduation rate55%55%
  • Full-time retention rate - 79%

Publications & Citations

Publications
683
Citations
4,324

Publication count by topic

Medicine
204
Psychology
143
Sociology
50
Biology
47
Computer science
36
Political science
26
Chemistry
25
Art
17
Philosophy
16
Business
15
Geography
10
Engineering
8
Materials science
8
Environmental science
6
Economics
6
Geology
5
Physics
4
History
3
Mathematics
3

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Art24785
Psychology25511,070
Sociology2679123
Medicine27731,300
Political science359819
Biology3731652
Business380465
Materials science3861229
Environmental science388974
Computer science3964255
Geology45112
Economics46818
Engineering486521
Geography48728
Chemistry506283
Physics53442

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199214
199306
199406
199504
199608
199704
199809
199900
200025
200100
200210
200301
200400
200501
200600
200700
200851
200911
201076
201144
20122519
20135158
201462138
201554234
201682386
201796528
201878576
201983814
20201031122

General info

Alternative namesUSJ
Founded1932
WikipediaUniversity of Saint Joseph (Connecticut)
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff599
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address1678 Asylum Avenue
West Hartford, Connecticut, 06117
United States
City population63,000
Phone8602324571
Fax+1 (860) 233 5695

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