Adelphi University

Adelphi University

Garden City, New York


Adelphi University

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.

Frequently Asked

How difficult is it to get into Adelphi University?

Admission into Adelphi University is somewhat competitive with an acceptance rate of 74%. Male students have an acceptance rate of 69% compared to female students with an acceptance rate of 77%.

What SAT score is required for Adelphi University?

The SAT scores of admitted students range from 1060 to 1250.

What ACT score is required for Adelphi University?

The ACT scores of admitted students range from 21 to 27.

How much does it cost to attend Adelphi University?

The cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for attending Adelphi University for an academic year is $40,300. Both in-state and out-of-state students pay the same tuition. Including the cost of living of $21,336 (for room and board, books and supplies and other miscellaneous expenses), raises the cost from $40,300 to $61,636 for an academic year. 94% of undergraduate students at Adelphi University receive financial aid reducing the average cost paid by students to $28,130.

What degrees are offered at Adelphi University?

The degrees offered at Adelphi University include "one but less than two years certificate", "associate's degree", "bachelor's degree", "postbaccalaureate certificate", "master's degree", "post-master's certificate" and "doctor's degree - research/scholarship".

What are the popular majors at Adelphi University?

The most popular programs/majors at Adelphi University include "Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin", "Psychology, General"" and "Health and Physical Education/Fitness".

What is the graduation rate at Adelphi University?

The graduation rate at Adelphi University is 73%.

What is the debt of graduating Adelphi University students? What is the earnings?

The median debt of Adelphi University students is $19,500 and after college, former students in their mid-career (10 years after entry) earn an average salary of $63,000.

Overview

College Category

Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above

Student-to-faculty Ratio

11

Awards Offered

One but less than two years certificate

Associate's degree

Bachelor's degree

Postbaccalaureate certificate

Master's degree

Post-master's certificate

Doctor's degree - research/scholarship

City

Garden City

College Type

Private not-for-profit

Campus Housing

Yes

Location Setting

Large Suburb

Average Grant or Scholarship Aid

$22,447

General

Address

South Ave
Garden City, New York 11530-0701

College Website

www.adelphi.edu/

Phone

(516) 877-3000

Admissions Website

admissions.adelphi.edu/

Online Application Website

admissions.adelphi.edu/onlineapp.php

Financial Aid Website

ecampus.adelphi.edu/sfs/

Admissions

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

13,919

Acceptance Rate

74%

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 Composite1060 - 1250
ACT Composite21 - 27
Application Fee$40
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Costs to Attend

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

$40,300
Tuition$38,560
Fees$1,740
Books and supplies$1,020
Room and board$15,950
Other expenses$4,366
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Students

Adelphi University has 5,360 undergradute students. 31% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 69% female.

Undergradute Enrollment

5,360

Enrollment by gender

31%

31% men

69%

69% women

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Academics

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.

Graduation Rate

73%

Graduation Rate by Gender

64%

64% men

78%

78% women

Retention Rate

79%
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After College

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

$63,000

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$37,600 - $82,600

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

84%

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.

Working Status

92%

92% percent_working

8%

8% percent_not_working

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Programs and Majors

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.

Program/MajorGraduates
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin454
Psychology, General77
Health and Physical Education/Fitness75
Biology, General67
Business Administration, Management and Operations62

ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.

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