#40 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

Holy Family University

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Student Population
Holy Family University overview
Location Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Online holyfamily.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Holy Family University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Holy Family 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 1,403 prospective students applied, and 1,021 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 346 enrolled in the school.  1,628 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,461 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $29,990 plus fees of $1,050. Holy Family University is ranked 615 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



Holy Family University is rated within the lower 48% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
Extremely Easy
Holy Family University overview
SAT 930/1110
ACT 18/22
GPA 3.06
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jul 1, 2022
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $25

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Holy Family University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,112
Other Fees$1,050
Room and Board $14,500
Budget for Other Expenses$932
Total One Year Cost$47,584

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$51,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
61% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Holy Family University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 30%
Business 22%
Education 20%
Psychology 8%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 4%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=212984 IPEDS survey data for Holy Family University.

Current students may use the Holy Family University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.