Dominican University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

7900 West Division Street

River Forest, IL 60305-1099

(708) 524-6800

(800) 828-8475

Fax: (708) 524-6864



Contact: Glenn Hamilton

Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Management
Main Address

7900 West Division Street

River Forest, IL 60305

(708) 366-2490

www.dom.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,709

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 417

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,608

Graduate enrollment: 1,704

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 85%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 79%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African-American Studies B
American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Commercial/Advertising Art B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fashion Design B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B
Photography B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Business Communications B
Fashion Merchandising B
International Business B
Organizational Behavior Studies B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B
Journalism B
Public Relations B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Information Sciences/Systems B

Education

Early Childhood Education B

Engineering

Architectural Engineering B
Chemical Engineering B
Civil Engineering B
Computer Engineering – General B
Electrical/Communications Engineering B
Mechanical Engineering B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
Technical/Business Writing B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Foods/Nutrition Studies B
Institutional Food Production B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
Italian B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Dietetics B
Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Prenursing B
Prepharmacy B
Preveterinary Medicine B
Substance Abuse Counseling B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Gerontology B
Mathematics/Computer Science B
Neuroscience B
Nutrition Sciences B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Environmental Studies B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Criminology B
Economics B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Pastoral Counseling B,C
Theology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Dominican University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(708) 366-2490
Website:www.dom.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.dom-univ.org/web/
Address:7900 W Division Street, River Forest, IL 60305
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:3,522
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):63%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,037 (58% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$31,570
Out-of-state Tuition:$31,570
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$20,734

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Dominican University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Dominican University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies3
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services155
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services31
Education211
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3
Health Professions and Related Programs23
History1
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Library Science111
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies31
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Personal and Culinary Services1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences1
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences6
Theology and Religious Vocations121
Visual and Performing Arts9
Grand total556211

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Dominican University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Education5
Legal Professions and Studies1
Grand total16

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Dominican University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$31,570
Out-of-state$31,570
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$18,320
Out-of-state$18,320

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid483100%
Grant or scholarship aid483100%$20,734
Student loan aid39281%$5,966

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,01088%$18,357
Federal student loans1,72676%$7,174

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Dominican University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Dominican University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants4,5681,4703,098
Percent admitted100%62%64%
Percent admitted who enrolled11%11%11%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Dominican University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment3,522
Undergraduate enrollment2,306
Graduate enrollment1,216

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Dominican University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
    • Dietetics (DIET) - Coordinated Program in Dietetics
    • Dietetics (DIET) - Coordinated Program in Dietetics
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels

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