Student Population
National Rank
DeSales University overview
Location Center Valley, Pennsylvania
Online desales.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
DeSales University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation 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 3,033 prospective students applied, and 2,238 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 476 enrolled in the school.  2,233 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,082 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $36,000 plus fees of $1,400. DeSales University is ranked 381 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1090/1300
ACT 22/27
GPA 3.47
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Aug 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

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


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

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%

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