#25 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

DeSales University

Center Valley, Pennsylvania

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National Rank
DeSales University overview
Location Center Valley, Pennsylvania
Online desales.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
DeSales University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Center Valley, Pennsylvania, DeSales University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 3,190 prospective students applied, and 2,505 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 519 enrolled in the school.  2,361 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,077 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $36,000 plus fees of $1,400. DeSales University is ranked 408 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1010/1230
ACT 22/28
GPA 3.47
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due May 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for DeSales University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,386
Other Fees$1,400
Room and Board $12,800
Budget for Other Expenses$2,434
Total One Year Cost$54,020

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$51,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
69% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by DeSales University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 29%
Health Professions 19%
Visual and Performing Arts 11%
Biology 5%
Communication 5%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=210739 IPEDS survey data for DeSales University.