#24 Best Private Colleges in New York

Adelphi University

Garden City, New York

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Student Population
Adelphi University overview
Location Garden City, New York
Online adelphi.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Adelphi University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Garden City, New York, Adelphi University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 13,006 prospective students applied, and 9,648 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,245 enrolled in the school.  6,562 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,584 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $37,000 plus fees of $1,740. Adelphi University is ranked 208 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



Adelphi University is rated within the top 31% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 7 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1080/1270
ACT 22/27
GPA 3.5
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Adelphi University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,020
Other Fees$1,740
Room and Board $15,670
Budget for Other Expenses$3,000
Total One Year Cost$58,430

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$58,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
66% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Adelphi University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 22%
Social Sciences 13%
Business 13%
Psychology 8%
Education 5%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=188429 IPEDS survey data for Adelphi University.