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University of Saint Joseph
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  • 4 Year
  • WEST HARTFORD, CT

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Report Card

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

About

1678 ASYLUM AVENUE
WEST HARTFORD, CT 06117
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
Great Northeast Athletic Conference
From University of Saint Joseph

The University of Saint Joseph in Connecticut engages students with a rigorous professional education based on a proven track record of empowering students to succeed and lead. You can select from an array of dynamic majors and minors, dual degree programs, and concentrations, and then proceed to realize your ambitions. Experiential learning is incorporated across the curriculum and faculty prepare students for meaningful professional careers. Seamless degree programs save time and money, and build the foundation for a great career as many degree programs lead to professional licenses.

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University of Saint Joseph Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
77%
SAT Range
1000-1230
ACT Range
19-22
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$21,602 / 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
$25,907 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
90%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 21 responses
67%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 27 responses
52%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 27 responses

Majors

Digital Media and Communication, B.A.

As a USJ Digital Media and Communication major, you’ll receive a solid academic foundation that will prepare you to be a leader in today's highly innovative and fast-paced media industry.

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
    31%
  • On Campus
    69%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
794 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
110
Undergrads Over 25
9%
Pell Grant
45%
Varsity Athletes
24%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 15 responses
  • Friendly
    60%
  • To themselves
    20%
  • Boring
    13%
  • Outgoing
    7%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
56%
Poll
95%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 22 responses
Poll
59%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 32 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 16 responses
  • Safe
    44%
  • Home
    31%
  • Quaint
    13%
  • Home away from home
    6%
  • Underrated
    6%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$52,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
55%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
80%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 15 responses

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