La Roche College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
9000 Babcock Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
(412) 536-1271
(800) 838-4572
Fax: (412) 536-1048

Contact: David McFarland
Director of Admissions
Main Address
9000 Babcock Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
(412) 367-9300

www.laroche.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 1,293
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 228
Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,228
Graduate enrollment: 132

Setting
Suburban setting
Large city (250,000 – 499,999)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 57%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 66%


College Majors

Architecture & Related Programs

Interior Architecture B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Dance B
Design/Visual Communications B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Finance/Banking B
International Business B
Management Science B
Marketing Management B
Real Estate B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B
Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Computer & Information Sciences

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

Education

Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

English Composition B
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Radiologic Technology A,B
Nursing (RN) A,B
Respiratory Therapy B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies B
Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Human Services B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B
Emergency Management/Homeland Security B
National Security Studies B

Social Sciences

International Relations B
Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Religious Education 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.

La Roche College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(412) 367-9300
Website:www.laroche.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.laroche.edu/Admissions/Freshman_Admissions/Application_Options/
Address:9000 Babcock Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15237-5898
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,555
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):45%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,041 (67% 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:$27,000
Out-of-state Tuition:$27,000
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:90%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$16,636

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

La Roche College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at La Roche College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Architecture and Related Services1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services272
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3
Education22
English Language and Literature/Letters2
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs2232
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences2
Psychology1
Social Sciences4
Visual and Performing Arts4
Grand total62404

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at La Roche College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Grand total11

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at La Roche College 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$27,000
Out-of-state$27,000
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$16,850
Out-of-state$16,850

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid26290%
Grant or scholarship aid21674%$16,636
Student loan aid15654%$7,394

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,22588%$15,398
Federal student loans97270%$7,863

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,320635685
Percent admitted100%89%95%
Percent admitted who enrolled20%19%21%

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

La Roche College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,555
Undergraduate enrollment1,406
Graduate enrollment149

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

La Roche College 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 (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
    • Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels (Allegheny School of Anesthesia)
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs

*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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