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John Carroll University
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  • 4 Year
  • UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, OH

Report Card

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

About

1 JOHN CARROLL BOULEVARD
UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, OH 44118
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Ohio Athletic Conference
From John Carroll University

Discover your purpose. Thrive with confidence. Uncover uncommon excellence. Whatever you expect from your college experience, prepare for that expectation to be surpassed. John Carroll inspires individuals to excel in learning, leadership, and service. Here you will be encouraged to pursue your passions and develop powerful communication, critical thinking, and creative problem-solving skills. With over 70 programs, our liberal arts education, rooted in the Jesuit mission, prepares you to live an inspired life.

We are here for you! Our dedicated faculty and staff are ready to support you through the college search process. Connect with us anytime at admission@jcu.edu.

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John Carroll University Rankings

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

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
86%
SAT Range
1080-1280
ACT Range
22-28
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$27,260 / 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
$28,873 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
90%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 58 responses
62%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 66 responses
50%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 66 responses

Majors

Pre-Health Professions at John Carroll University

At JCU, you’ll be learning in the heart of the nation’s top healthcare region, with access to internships, research, and alumni connections needed to guide your career. Our campus is minutes away from the Cleveland Clinic, the #2 ranked hospital in the nation. With valuable hands-on experience, an emphasis on research, and unlimited faculty support, you will leave prepared for the future of work.

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    17%
  • On Campus
    83%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,925 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
92
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
21%
Varsity Athletes
21%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 41 responses
  • Friendly
    41%
  • Preppy
    24%
  • Mainly white dominated
    17%
  • Mainly white, preppy. generally friendly
    10%
  • Anything goes!
    2%
  • Polite, mainly white, normally calm
    2%
  • Vineyard vines fanatics
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
88%
Poll
64%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 67 responses
Poll
53%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 78 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 49 responses
  • Jesuit
    53%
  • Welcoming
    22%
  • Cliquey
    10%
  • Ok
    4%
  • Bleach
    2%
  • Competitive
    2%
  • Home away from home
    2%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$53,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
76%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
95%
National
83%
88%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 34 responses

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