Roosevelt University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

430 South Michigan Avenue

Chicago, IL 60605-1394

(877) 277-5978

Fax: (847) 619-8636



Contact: Elizabeth Gierach

Assistant Vice President for Admission
Main Address

430 South Michigan Avenue

Chicago, IL 60605-1394

(877) 277-5978

https://www.roosevelt.edu/
Size

Total undergrads: 4,389

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 502

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,264

Graduate enrollment: 3,303

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter 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: $25
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 78%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 70%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African-American Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Acting B
Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Jazz Studies B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B
Music – Piano/Organ B
Music – Voice/Opera B
Music Theory/Composition B
Musical theater B
Stringed Instruments B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Biotechnology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Actuarial Science B
Business – General B
Business Communications B
Finance/Banking B
Financial Planning B
Hospitality Administration/Management B,C
Human Resources Management B
Insurance/Risk Management B
Management Science B
Marketing Management B
Office Management B
Organizational Behavior Studies B,C

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B
Integrated communication B
Journalism B
Organizational Communication B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications B
Computer Science B,C
Information Sciences/Systems C

Education

Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Special Education B

Engineering Technologies

Electrical Engineering Technologies B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Comparative Literature B
Foreign Language & Literature – General B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Allied health B
Clinical Laboratory Science B
Health System Administration C
Medical Radiologic Technology B
Nuclear Medical Technology B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General 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.

Roosevelt University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(312) 341-3500
Website:www.roosevelt.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.roosevelt.edu/Admission/Apply.aspx
Address:430 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605-1394
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,700
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):41%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,396 (72% 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:$28,119
Out-of-state Tuition:$28,119
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:95%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$15,829

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Roosevelt University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Roosevelt University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies11
Biological and Biomedical Sciences133
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services157
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs51
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services22
Education581
English Language and Literature/Letters12
Health Professions and Related Programs52
History11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences1
Psychology131
Public Administration and Social Service Professions11
Social Sciences53
Visual and Performing Arts41111
Grand total564462

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Roosevelt University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services42
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Education1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Psychology1
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total94

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Roosevelt 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$28,119
Out-of-state$28,119
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$19,309
Out-of-state$19,309

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid33895%
Grant or scholarship aid33895%$15,829
Student loan aid23466%$6,776

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,69783%$13,033
Federal student loans2,04963%$8,132

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Roosevelt 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 Roosevelt University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants5,9941,9224,072
Percent admitted100%75%73%
Percent admitted who enrolled6%6%6%

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

Roosevelt University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,700
Undergraduate enrollment2,805
Graduate enrollment1,895

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

Roosevelt University Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Clinical Psychology (CLPSYD) - PsyD Doctoral programs
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs

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