Rockhurst University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1100 Rockhurst Road

Kansas City, MO 64110-2561

(816) 501-4100

(800) 842-6776

Fax: (816) 501-4241



Contact: Lane Ramey

Director of Freshman Admissions
Main Address

1100 Rockhurst Road

Kansas City, MO 64110-2561

(816) 501-4000

www.rockhurst.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,242

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 358

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,578

Graduate enrollment: 844

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 76%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 84%


College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management B
Business Communications B
Nonprofit Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B
Journalism C

Education

Elementary Education B
Secondary Education B

English Language & Literature

Creative Writing C
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical Laboratory Science B
Nursing (RN) B
Speech-Language Pathology B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance C

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Global Studies B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Community Organization/Advocacy B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General 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.

Rockhurst University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(816) 501-4000
Website:www.rockhurst.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:https://www.rockhurst.edu/admissions/undergraduate-students/apply-online/
Address:1100 Rockhurst Rd, Kansas City, MO 64110-2561
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,854
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):69%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,801 (98% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$35,670
Out-of-state Tuition:$35,670
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$24,476

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Rockhurst University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Rockhurst University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services431
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education31
Engineering3
English Language and Literature/Letters11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2
Health Professions and Related Programs132
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Legal Professions and Studies1
Mathematics and Statistics2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Physical Sciences3
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences14
Grand total9364

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Rockhurst 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$35,670
Out-of-state$35,670
Books and supplies$1,485

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$15,520
Out-of-state$15,520

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid31699%
Grant or scholarship aid31699%$24,476
Student loan aid22270%$7,595

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,46871%$23,730
Federal student loans93045%$6,856

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Rockhurst 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 Rockhurst University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants3,0381,0701,968
Percent admitted100%74%74%
Percent admitted who enrolled13%16%12%

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

Rockhurst University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,854
Undergraduate enrollment2,042
Graduate enrollment812

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

Rockhurst University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs (College of Graduate and Professional Studies)
    • 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
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs

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