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Duquesne University

Women's WCLA Contact: Gabrielle Struckus
Profile
Size
7 / 10
6,013 Undergrads / 9,274 Students
Cost
9 / 10
$30,710 Net Price
Selectivity
3 / 10
72% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
13 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
84%
Overall Graduation Rate
80%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
68% / 78%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

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Location
Administration Bldg 600 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA, 15282, Pittsburgh, PA, 15282 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Pittsburgh Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Harrisburg Pennsylvania Area
  • Cleveland/Akron Ohio Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Baltimore Maryland Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Columbus Ohio Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
Where Grads Work
  • UPMC
  • PNC
  • BNY Mellon
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • CVS Caremark Corporation
  • Highmark Inc.
  • Giant Eagle
  • PPG Industries
  • Walgreens
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • United States Steel Corporation
  • US Army
  • EDMC
  • Deloitte
  • PwC
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Healthcare Services
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Finance
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Information Technology
  • Media and Communication
  • Consulting
  • Research
  • Marketing
  • Support
  • Program and Project Management
  • Administrative
  • Community and Social Services
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Athletics
Campus
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
525 - 610
Math
550 - 640
Total
1120 - 1290
ACT
English
23 - 29
Math
23 - 27
Composite
24 - 29

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 510 - 610 for SAT

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 7,505 2,534 4,971
% Admitted 72% 74% 71%
% Admits That Enroll 28% 29% 27%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.72
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
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    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Health Professions (35%)
    Business (22%)
    Education (8%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (7%)
    Communication & Journalism (5%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (5%)
    Social Sciences (4%)
    Psychology (4%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (2%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (2%)
    History (1%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (1%)
    English Language & Literature (1%)
    Engineering (1%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences
    Interdisciplinary Studies
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Foreign Languages
    Public Admin. & Social Services
    Theology
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Athlete graduation rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $30,710

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    Undergraduate
     
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$38,178
    Books & Supplies$1,400
    Cost of Living$12,586
    Personal Expenses$2,200
     
    Sticker Price$54,364

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship100%$20,979
    Federal Grants20%$4,692
    Pell Grants20%$4,292
    Other Federal19%$441
    State & Local Grants23%$3,413
    Institutional Grants99%$19,304
     
    Student Loans75%$9,425
    Federal Loans74%$5,644
    Other Loans15%$18,616

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $370 Million $39,936

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $27,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $25,000 $287

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 2.9%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 3,102 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $58,500

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.08 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 68% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 3 3
    Fondling - -
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 1 1
    Burglary 2 -
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Professional-dominant
    Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, highly residential

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