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Quinnipiac University

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Rating

Private

Type

11,730

Students

$46,790

Tuition

70%

Acceptance

#174

Ranking

Large Suburb

Campus Setting

Hamden, CT

Mt Carmel Ave, Hamden, CT 06518

Quinnipiac University is a mid-sized private institution located in Hamden, CT ranked 239thin the nation. It has a total of 8,026 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting virtually 7 in 10 applicants. Quinnipiac University offers 111 different majors and is best known for its radiography, diagnostic medical sonography and ultrasound technology, and physiological psychology programs (nationally ranked 8th, 8th, and 9th respectively). With a tuition cost of $46,790 per year, Quinnipiac University is extremely expensive. 70.67% of students graduate ready to the next stage of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $63,300 per year, which is 52% above the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$49,280/Year
Above Average

Quinnipiac University

$49,280

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$67,020/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$39,648/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

70%Acceptance
Less Selective

Quinnipiac University

70%

National

69%
Sat

0 - 0

% of students submit

Admissions Yield

10%

ACT

0 - 0

% of students submit

Application Website

https://www.qu.edu/apply

SAT & ACT

Considered but not required

Application Fee

$65

Students

8,026Undergrads
Medium Student Population

Full-Time

1,895

Part-Time

4
Male

39%

In-state

83%

Female

61%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

4%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
15% Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other11% Business Administration and Management, General9% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse65% Others

15% Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other

11% Business Administration and Management, General

9% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

65% Others

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other

15%

421 Graduates

Business Administration and Management, General

11%

288 Graduates

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

9%

235 Graduates

Finance, General

4%

111 Graduates

Marketing/Marketing Management, General

3%

91 Graduates

Research and Experimental Psychology, Other

3%

91 Graduates

Occupational Therapy/Therapist

3%

86 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication

3%

73 Graduates

Academics

B
Professors
StudentsProfessors12:112:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

12

Number of Library Books

116,104

Academic Spend per Student

$14,909

Full-time Retention Rate

86%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$51,900/Year

Quinnipiac University

$51,900

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$51,900

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$63,300

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

70%