La Roche University

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

La Roche University Overview

Student population

Address9000 Babcock Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA
School Websitewww.laroche.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

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

La Roche University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 1,309 students applied to La Roche University. Of those students, 1,301 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in La Roche University was $27,714, in addition to fees of $850. 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 La Roche University.

La Roche University has a 54% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

La Roche University Requirements

Academic standards

Very High

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Applicants admitted

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The La Roche University acceptance rate is 99%. To put this into perspective, 1,301 of the 1,309 students who applied to La Roche University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in La Roche University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into La Roche University had an SAT score between the range of 910 and 1,110. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for La Roche University was between 16 and 21 in the last academic year.

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

La Roche University 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 La Roche University, the tuition for in-state residents is $27,714. Combined with fees of $850, room and board costs of $11,556, other expenses of $2,430 and the $1,200 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 $28,564 in tuition.

Students at La Roche University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at La Roche University was $4,926 last year, with 38% of students being awarded federal aid.

La Roche 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 La Roche University.

La Roche University has a good gender split, with 56% of undergraduates being female and 44% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Pennsylvania residents; in fact, 76% of all students reside in Pennsylvania. However, 18% of students come from out-of-state and 6% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

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

La Roche University Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
PSYCHOLOGY
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
EDUCATION
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS

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