Loras College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1450 Alta Vista Street

Dubuque, IA 52004-0178

(563) 588-7236

(800) 245-6727

Fax: (563) 588-7119



Contact: Sharon Lyons

Director of Admissions
Main Address

1450 Alta Vista Street

Dubuque, IA 52004-0178

(563) 588-7100

www.loras.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,512

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential 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: 68%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Arts – General B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General B
Business Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking B
Management Information Systems B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Journalism B
Mass Communications/Media Studies B
Public Relations B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Education – General B
Education of Emotionally Handicapped B
Education of Mentally Handicapped B
Elementary Education B
Physical Education B
Secondary Education B
Special Education B
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels B

Engineering

Electrical/Communications Engineering B
Engineering Physics B

English Language & Literature

Creative Writing B
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A,B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physical Sciences – General B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Economics 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.

Loras College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (563) 588-7100
Website: www.loras.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: www.loras.edu/apply
Address: 1450 Alta Vista, Dubuque, IA 52004-0178
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,489
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 71%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,422 (96% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $34,184
Out-of-state Tuition: $34,184
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $23,014

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

Loras College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Loras College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 171
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 22
Engineering 1
English Language and Literature/Letters 2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 11
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences 1
Psychology 12
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 4
Theology and Religious Vocations 11
Visual and Performing Arts 2
Grand total 1377

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Loras 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 Fees 2018-2019
In-state $34,184
Out-of-state $34,184
Books and supplies $1,100

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $8,424
Out-of-state $8,424

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 336 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 336 100% $23,014
Student loan aid 227 68% $7,390

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,360 97% $21,654
Federal student loans 912 65% $7,105

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Loras 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 Loras College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,312 778 534
Percent admitted 100% 92% 93%
Percent admitted who enrolled 28% 28% 26%

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

Loras College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 1,489
Undergraduate enrollment 1,412
Graduate enrollment 77

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

Loras College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

*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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