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Sacred Heart University

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Rating

Private

Type

10,324

Students

$42,800

Tuition

64%

Acceptance

#221

Ranking

Large Suburb

Campus Setting

Fairfield, CT

5151 Park Ave, Fairfield, CT 06825-1000

Rankings

Rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

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Cost

$43,070/Year
Above Average

Sacred Heart University

$43,070

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$62,880/year

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

Pay with Financial Aid

$45,939/year

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

Getting In

64%Acceptance
Less Selective

Sacred Heart University

64%

National

69%
Sat

0 - 0

% of students submit

Admissions Yield

21%

ACT

0 - 0

% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Neither required nor recommended

Application Fee

$50

Students

6,533Undergrads
Medium Student Population

Full-Time

1,463

Part-Time

0
Male

35%

In-state

83%

Female

65%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

12%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
10% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse9% Business Administration and Management, General8% Education, General72% Others

10% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

9% Business Administration and Management, General

8% Education, General

72% Others

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

10%

257 Graduates

Business Administration and Management, General

9%

224 Graduates

Education, General

8%

201 Graduates

Nursing Administration

6%

144 Graduates

Marketing/Marketing Management, General

6%

139 Graduates

Accounting

5%

120 Graduates

Athletic Training/Trainer

5%

117 Graduates

Psychology, General

5%

116 Graduates

Academics

C+
Professors
StudentsProfessors13:113:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

13

Number of Library Books

90,379

Academic Spend per Student

$9,816

Full-time Retention Rate

83%

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

$45,900/Year

Sacred Heart University

$45,900

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$45,900

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$56,000

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

63%