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St. Catherine University
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  • 4 Year
  • SAINT PAUL, MN

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Report Card

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

About

2004 RANDOLPH AVE
SAINT PAUL, MN 55105
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
From St. Catherine University

Imagine a place where you can realize your full potential among people invested in the education of women. Where you can freely express yourself with the fellowship and support of your peers. Where leadership is encouraged and not a competition, and strong women role models are everywhere. Where an inclusive community of women is transforming the world.

That’s St. Catherine University — the largest Catholic women's university in the nation. Here you’ll find and claim an education in which the talents, aspirations and contributions of women are not only valued, but acknowledged as central to the world’s future. St. Kate’s invests in your success and amplifies your potential as an ethical, reflective, and responsive change maker.

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St. Catherine 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
76%
SAT Range
1080-1240
ACT Range
19-25
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$18,912 / 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
$32,240 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
7:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
79%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 58 responses
73%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 85 responses
58%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 85 responses

Majors

Pursue Your Possible: Transfer to St. Kate's

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Whether you're transferring from another school or returning to college after taking time off, we want you to get the most credit possible for what you've already accomplished. Your first step: connect with your transfer admission counselor to create your custom transfer plan—a free guide to how your previous courses will transfer into St. Kate's and the steps you'll take to complete your degree.

Online

Online Programs Offered
1
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
1
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    42%
  • On Campus
    2%
  • Online
    56%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,898 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,085
Undergrads Over 25
38%
Pell Grant
47%
Varsity Athletes
8%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 64 responses
  • Welcoming
    42%
  • Passionate
    19%
  • Dedicated
    14%
  • Feminist
    14%
  • Annoyingly feminist and/or religious
    3%
  • Annoyingly feminist and/or religious and Open mind
    3%
  • Open minded but self conscious
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
67%
Poll
45%
of students say Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene. 93 responses
Poll
59%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 105 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 59 responses
  • Passionate
    42%
  • Expensive
    17%
  • Successful
    15%
  • Helpful
    10%
  • Supportive
    8%
  • Quiet
    5%
  • Fast-paced
    2%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$49,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
64%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
92%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 39 responses

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