Loras College

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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:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,524
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):61%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,461 (96% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$31,525
Out-of-state Tuition:$31,525
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$21,931

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Loras College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Loras College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services171
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education32
Engineering1
English Language and Literature/Letters2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs11
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mathematics and Statistics1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Physical Sciences2
Psychology12
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences4
Theology and Religious Vocations1
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total11397

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Education1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$31,525
Out-of-state$31,525
Books and supplies$1,100

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$9,960
Out-of-state$9,960

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid389100%
Grant or scholarship aid389100%$21,931
Student loan aid28072%$8,107

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,44699%$19,878
Federal student loans1,00168%$6,855

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 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,269698571
Percent admitted100%92%93%
Percent admitted who enrolled26%26%25%

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

Loras College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,524
Undergraduate enrollment1,463
Graduate enrollment61

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 North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The 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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