University of the Sacred Heart Fairfield , CT 3.97 , 79

About University of the Sacred Heart

institution type
Type of Institution
4 yr
Private not-for-profit
institution tuition
Tuition Range
$25,001 - $35K
student to faculty ratio
Student-to-Faculty Ratio
14:1
financial aid percent
Financial Aid Percent
89%
graduate rate
Graduation Rate
72%
accreditation status
Accreditation Status
Accredited

Why Consider University of the Sacred Heart?

University of the Sacred Heart is a Four or more years, Private not-for-profit, located in a Fairfield setting in Fairfield,CT They offer the following awards: Associates, Bachelor's Degree, Master's Degree, Post-master's Certificate, Doctor's Degree - Professional Practice

General Information

  • Special Learning Opportunities: Undergrad Distance, Grad Distance

  • Credit Accepted: Dual credit, Credit for life experiences, Credit For Military, Advanced placement(AP) credits

  • Carnegie Classification: Master's Colleges and Universities (larger programs)

  • Religious Affiliation: Roman Catholic

Faculty And Graduate Assistants By Primary Function Full-Time Part-Time
Total Faculty 871 716
 Instructional 0 0
 Research and public service 0 -
Total Graduate Assistants - -
 Instructional 296 -
 Research 0 -

Student Services

  • ROTC Services

  • Study Abroad Services

  • Weekend Evening College Services

  • Academic Career Counseling Services

  • Employment Services for Students

  • Placement Services Completers

  • Library Services

Services and Programs for Service Members and Veterans

  • Yellow Ribbon Program (officially known as Post-9/11 Gl Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)

  • Credit for military training

  • Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families

  • Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges

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Enrollment, Attendance, Retention Rates and Graduation

Sacred Heart University has a total graduate enrollment of 2,940
Graduate attendance rate of 63% part-time and 37% full-time
For the years 2016-2017 Sacred Heart University awarded: 2 associates, 1134 bachelor's degree, 1112 master's degree, 66 post-master's certificate, 78 doctor's degree - professional practice
Financial Aid

17%

Receiving Pell Grants

89%

Receiving Grant or Scholarship Aid

61%

Receiving Student Loans

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