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Adelphi University
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  • 4 Year
  • GARDEN CITY, NY

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade A
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade A
  9. Dorms
    grade C
  10. Campus Food
    grade C
  11. Student Life
    grade B+
  12. Safety
    grade A

About

ONE SOUTH AVENUE
GARDEN CITY, NY 11530
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Northeast-10 Conference
From Adelphi University

Adelphi University, New York, is dedicated to transforming students’ lives through small classes with world-class faculty, hands-on learning and innovative programs supporting academic and career success.

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Adelphi University Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
75%
SAT Range
1060-1250
ACT Range
21-27
Application Fee
$40
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$29,821 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$23,523 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
92%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
76%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 74 responses
54%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 100 responses
60%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 100 responses

Majors

B.S. in Neuroscience at Adelphi University

The multidisciplinary study of neuroscience draws on the fields of biology and psychology to understand how the brain generates behavior, emotion and cognition. It provides excellent preparation for medical school and graduate studies and offers a gateway to careers in the research industry and fields related to psychology, gerontology, biology, chemistry, and physical therapy, among many others.

Online

Online Programs Offered
1
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
1
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    66%
  • On Campus
    29%
  • Online
    5%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
4,939 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
312
Undergrads Over 25
7%
Pell Grant
27%
Varsity Athletes
7%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 74 responses
  • A combo of your average student
    39%
  • Hardworking
    22%
  • Determined
    16%
  • Passionate/supportive
    11%
  • Passionate/Supportive and hardworking
    8%
  • weird
    3%
  • rude, unapprochable, and stuck up
    1%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
31%
Poll
53%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 113 responses
Poll
47%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 130 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 82 responses
  • Comfortable
    39%
  • Amazing
    16%
  • Its okay
    16%
  • Beautiful
    13%
  • Charismatic
    5%
  • Bustling
    4%
  • terrible
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$58,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
73%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
80%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 54 responses

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