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Dominican University

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Rating

Private

Type

3,506

Students

$33,950

Tuition

64%

Acceptance

#472

Ranking

Large Suburb

Campus Setting

River Forest, IL

7900 W Division Street, River Forest, IL 60305

Dominican University is a small private college located in River Forest, IL ranked 30thin Illinois. It has a total of 2,263 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 64.34% of applicants. Dominican University offers 95 different majors and is best known for its natural sciences, pre medical studies, and commercial and advertising art programs (nationally ranked 8th, 11th, and 16th respectively). With a tuition cost of $33,950 per year, Dominican University is somewhat moderately expensive. 58.15% of students graduate starting the next stage of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $47,100 per year, which is 13% over the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$34,420/Year
Above Average

Dominican University

$34,420

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$47,541/year

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

Pay with Financial Aid

$25,838/year

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

Getting In

64%Acceptance
Less Selective

Dominican University

64%

National

69%
Sat

1000 - 1200

78% of students submit

Admissions Yield

13%

ACT

17 - 24

36% of students submit

Application Website

www.dom-univ.org/web/

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$25

Students

2,263Undergrads
Medium Student Population

Full-Time

447

Part-Time

0
Male

32%

In-state

83%

Female

68%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

10%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
14% Business Administration and Management, General9% Library and Information Science9% Social Work68% Others

14% Business Administration and Management, General

9% Library and Information Science

9% Social Work

68% Others

Business Administration and Management, General

14%

117 Graduates

Library and Information Science

9%

78 Graduates

Social Work

9%

77 Graduates

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

5%

38 Graduates

Sociology

4%

37 Graduates

Psychology, General

4%

35 Graduates

Accounting

4%

33 Graduates

Criminology

4%

31 Graduates

Academics

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Professors
StudentsProfessors10:110:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

10

Number of Library Books

208,632

Academic Spend per Student

$12,145

Full-time Retention Rate

82%

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

$35,800/Year

Dominican University

$35,800

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$35,800

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$47,100

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

58%