Adelphi University is a private not-for-profit, four or more years institution located in Garden City, New York. The campus is situated in a large suburb area and is home to 5,360 undergraduate students.
Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above
One but less than two years certificate
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Average Grant or Scholarship Aid
Adelphi University has an acceptance rate of 74%. The acceptance rate of 74% implies that for every 100 students that applied 74 students got accepted. 13,919 students appied to Adelphi University. 74% of the students that applied got accepted, and 11% that that got accepted enrolled.
Number of Applicants
The SAT composite score at Adelphi University ranged from 1060 to 1250. The ACT composite score at Adelphi University ranged from 21 to 27.
|SAT Composite||1060 - 1250|
|ACT Composite||21 - 27|
The cost for undergraduate students to attend Adelphi University for an academic year can be broken down into $38,560 for tuition, $1,740 for fees, $1,020 for books and supplies, $15,950 for room and board and $4,366 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.
Tuition and Fees
|Books and supplies||$1,020|
|Room and board||$15,950|
The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Adelphi University is 73%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 64% compared to 78% for female undergraduate students.
The retention rate for undergraduate students at Adelphi University is 79%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.
The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Adelphi University is $63,000 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $37,600 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $82,600.
Mean Earnings After 10 Years
Earnings Range After 10 Years
Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years
The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Adelphi University is 92% compared to 8% of former students 10 years after entry not working.
The largest programs/majors at Adelphi University include "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin" with 454 graduates followed by "Psychology, General" with 77 graduates, "Health and Physical Education/Fitness" with 75 graduates, "Biology, General" with 67 graduates and "Business Administration, Management and Operations" with 62 graduates.
|Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin||454|
|Health and Physical Education/Fitness||75|
|Business Administration, Management and Operations||62|
ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.View all Programs and Majors