Long Island University (LIU) – Post

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

720 Northern Boulevard

Brookville, NY 11548-1300

(516) 299-2900

(800) 548-7526

Fax: (516) 299-2137



Contact: Joanne Graziano

Admissions Director
Main Address

720 Northern Boulevard

Brookville, NY 11548-1300

(516) 299-2000

www.liu.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 5,672

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 969

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,925

Graduate enrollment: 3,099

Setting

Suburban setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: $30
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 84%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 69%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Arts Management B
Commercial/Advertising Art B
Dance B
Digital art B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Film Production/Cinematography B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General Performance B
Photography B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Cellular Biology/Histology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B

Communications & Journalism

Advertising B
Journalism B

Communications Technologies

Radio/Television Broadcasting B

Computer & Information Sciences

Information Sciences/Systems B
Information Technology B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Earth science education B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Foreign Language Teacher Education B
Health Teacher Education B
Kindergarten/Preschool Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General B
French B
Italian B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Art Therapy B
Health Facilities Administration B
Marriage/Family Therapy B
Medical Radiologic Technology B
Medical Records Administration B
Nursing (RN) B
Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Applied Mathematics B
Mathematics – General B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Geology B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Public Administration B
Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Forensic Technologies B
Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Geography B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government 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.

LIU Post Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(516) 299-2900
Website:liu.edu/CWPost
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:https://liu.edu/CWPost/Admissions/Apply
Address:720 Northern Blvd, Brookville, NY 11548-1327
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:8,634
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):39%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:8,024 (93% 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:$36,256
Out-of-state Tuition:$36,256
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:95%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$21,178

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

LIU Post Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at LIU Post.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences144
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services234
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs31
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2431
Education421261
Engineering11
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
English Language and Literature/Letters21
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences211
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics52
Health Professions and Related Programs8911
History11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service21
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities121
Library Science42
Mathematics and Statistics42
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies122
Natural Resources and Conservation11
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences32
Psychology1241
Public Administration and Social Service Professions222
Social Sciences264
Visual and Performing Arts145
Grand total30196813

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at LIU Post.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Library Science1
Grand total21

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at LIU Post 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$36,256
Out-of-state$36,256
Books and supplies$2,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$30,176
Out-of-state$30,176

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid48695%
Grant or scholarship aid48294%$21,178
Student loan aid32964%$7,843

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,83746%$17,425
Federal student loans1,95831%$7,024

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants6,7242,5094,215
Percent admitted100%79%83%
Percent admitted who enrolled8%10%7%

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

LIU Post Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment8,634
Undergraduate enrollment6,280
Graduate enrollment2,354

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

LIU Post Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Clinical Psychology (CLPSYD) - PsyD Doctoral programs (Department of Psychology )
    • Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs (Department of Psychology )
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
    • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
  • 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 (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
  • New York State Board of Regents, State Education Department, Office of the Professions (Nursing Education)
    • RN Baccalaureate Degree Programs
    • RN Baccalaureate Degree Programs
  • Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs
    • Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist

*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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