Eastern University

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Eastern University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(610) 341-5800
Website:www.eastern.edu/about/student-consumer-information
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.eastern.edu/admissions/admissions-applications
Address:1300 Eagle Rd, Saint Davids, PA 19087-3696
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:3,420
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):55%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,608 (76% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$31,140
Out-of-state Tuition:$31,140
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$21,137

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Eastern University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Eastern University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services741
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Education26
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs1311
History1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mathematics and Statistics1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies111
Physical Sciences2
Psychology212
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences33
Theology and Religious Vocations542
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total8236192

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2
Education2
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Theology and Religious Vocations1
Grand total143

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Eastern 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$31,140
Out-of-state$31,140
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$16,430
Out-of-state$16,430

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid373100%
Grant or scholarship aid373100%$21,137
Student loan aid28476%$8,316

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,97190%$15,089
Federal student loans1,59373%$7,835

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Eastern 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 Eastern University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,9926481,344
Percent admitted100%62%61%
Percent admitted who enrolled22%23%22%

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

Eastern University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment3,420
Undergraduate enrollment2,082
Graduate enrollment1,338

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

Eastern University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels

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