Holy Family University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
9801 Frankford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19114-2009
(215) 637-3050
(800) 637-1191
Fax: (215) 281-1022

Contact: Lauren Campbell
Director of Admissions
Main Address
9801 Frankford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19114-2009
(215) 637-7700

www.holyfamily.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 2,414
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 406
Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,184
Graduate enrollment: 1,110

Setting
Suburban setting
Very large city (over 500,000)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 72%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 77%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Fine/Studio Arts B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking B
Human Resources Management B
International Business B
Management Information Systems B

Communications & Journalism

Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
French Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Social Science Teacher Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B
Special Education B

English Language & Literature

American Literature B
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical Laboratory Science B
Nursing (RN) B
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A,B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies B
Humanities B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Industrial/Organizational Psychology B
Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B
Fire Services Administration B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Sociology 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.

Holy Family University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (215) 637-7700
Website: https://www.holyfamily.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://www.holyfamily.edu/choosing-holy-family-u/admissions/applying-to-hfu-catholic-college
Address: 9801 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19114-2009
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 3,089
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 59%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,161 (70% 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: $30,346
Out-of-state Tuition: $30,346
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $21,263

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Holy Family University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Holy Family University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 694
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 4
Education 15141
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 4134
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 31
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Psychology 31
Social Sciences 2
Visual and Performing Arts 2
Grand total 10150241

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Holy Family 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 Fees 2018-2019
In-state $30,346
Out-of-state $30,346
Books and supplies $1,090

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $13,798
Out-of-state $13,798

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 356 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 355 100% $21,263
Student loan aid 288 81% $7,335

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,562 75% $16,713
Federal student loans 1,463 71% $7,512

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Holy Family 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 Holy Family University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,479 434 1,045
Percent admitted 100% 69% 73%
Percent admitted who enrolled 24% 24% 24%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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

Holy Family University Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 3,089
Undergraduate enrollment 2,069
Graduate enrollment 1,020

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

Holy Family University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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.

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