Adelphi University

Garden City, New York

Adelphi University Overview

Student population

AddressSouth Ave
Garden City, NY
School Websitewww.adelphi.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Adelphi University is a mid-size private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Garden City, New York that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 13,006 students applied to Adelphi University. Of those students, 9,648 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Adelphi University was $37,000, in addition to fees of $1,740. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Adelphi University.

Adelphi University has a 70% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Adelphi University Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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Applicants admitted

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The Adelphi University acceptance rate is 74%. To put this into perspective, 9,648 of the 13,006 students who applied to Adelphi University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Adelphi University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Adelphi University had an SAT score between the range of 1,080 and 1,270. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Adelphi University was between 22 and 27 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Adelphi University as part of their application.

Adelphi University Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Adelphi University, the tuition for in-state residents is $37,000. Combined with fees of $1,740, room and board costs of $15,670, other expenses of $3,000 and the $1,020 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $38,740 in tuition.

Students at Adelphi University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Adelphi University was $5,092 last year, with 30% of students being awarded federal aid.

Adelphi University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio12:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Adelphi University.

Adelphi University has a good gender split, with 68% of undergraduates being female and 32% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are New York residents; in fact, 89% of all students reside in New York. However, 8% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at Adelphi University is 12:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Adelphi University Popular Majors and Programs

HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
EDUCATION
PSYCHOLOGY
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
SOCIAL SCIENCES
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES

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