St. Catherine University

Saint Paul, Minnesota
4-year Private university

Overview

St. Catherine University is a private institution established in 1905 with urban setting located at Saint Paul . It is ranked 11 in Regional Universities Midwest in 2018 edition of Best Colleges. Its tuition and fees are $39,669 (2018). It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,158. It practices 4-1-4 based academic calendar.

#11 in Regional Universitites Midwest
Setting
Urban
Location Saint Paul, Minnesota
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1905
Selectivity Unselective
Size Small
3,158 Undergraduates

Learning

10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Health Professions
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Theology And Religious Vocations
  • Visual And Performing Arts

Cost

$52,629
Cost of Attendance
$23,046
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $39,669
Outstate Tuition Fee $39,669
Room and Board Fees $9,260
$46,700 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation

Applying

91% (Unselective) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Minimally Difficult
$0 Application Fee
3.61 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Required
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Not Required
SAT Subject Test Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement Required
SAT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Accepts CommonApp

For International Students

61 Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
IELTS Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
TOEFL Waived if

English is a native language

Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
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Regular Decision Deadline
Rolling Admission
Apr
15
Priority Application Deadline
Transfer Applications
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Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Apr
15
Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
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Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$38,300 Average Financial Aid
Need-based Aid available for International Students

Need-based Aid

$11,200 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $52,629
100% Students with need received Financial Aid
93% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application Priority Deadline April 15
Forms to be submitted FAFSA, Institution's own financial aid form

Merit Scholarships

Available
Presidential Scholarship
Total Worth $26,000–$27,000
Eligibility All incoming freshmen in the women's college
Minimum Criteria --
Requirement for maintenance enrolled full time and is in good academic standing
Separate application needed No
Application deadline N/A
St. Catherine of Alexandria Scholarship
Total Worth $25,000
Eligibility All incoming freshmen in the women's college
Minimum Criteria --
Requirement for maintenance enrolled full time and is in good academic standing
Separate application needed No
Application deadline N/A
Dean's Scholarship
Total Worth $16,000–$20,000
Eligibility All incoming freshmen in the women's college
Minimum Criteria --
Requirement for maintenance enrolled full time and is in good academic standing
Separate application needed No
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships

Sophia Brough Kampfer Scholarship for Montana students
Total Worth $5,000 per year for four years
Details For students whose legal residence is Montana. To be eligible, students must complete the FAFSA.
Triplikate Scholarship
Total Worth $3,000 per year for four years
Details For students whose parent and grandparent graduated from St. Catherine.

Students

3,158 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Small
81% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
58% Students graduate within 6 years