Aquinas College

Grand Rapids, Michigan

Aquinas College Overview

Student population

Address1700 Fulton St. E
Grand Rapids, MI
School Websitewww.aquinas.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Midsize

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

Aquinas College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Grand Rapids, Michigan that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 2,171 students applied to Aquinas College. Of those students, 1,499 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Aquinas College was $31,976, in addition to fees of $598. 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 Aquinas College.

Aquinas College has a 60% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Aquinas College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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Applicants admitted

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The Aquinas College acceptance rate is 69%. To put this into perspective, 1,499 of the 2,171 students who applied to Aquinas College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Aquinas College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Aquinas College had an SAT score between the range of 1,010 and 1,230. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Aquinas College was between 21 and 26 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Aquinas College as part of their application.

Aquinas College Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Aquinas College, the tuition for in-state residents is $31,976. Combined with fees of $598, room and board costs of $9,332, other expenses of $1,762 and the $920 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 $32,574 in tuition.

Students at Aquinas College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Aquinas College was $5,359 last year, with 34% of students being awarded federal aid.

Aquinas College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio11:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Aquinas College.

Aquinas College has a good gender split, with 59% of undergraduates being female and 41% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Michigan residents; in fact, 84% of all students reside in Michigan. However, 13% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Aquinas College is 11:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Aquinas College Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
SOCIAL SCIENCES
EDUCATION
PSYCHOLOGY
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS

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