Seton Hall University

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General Information

Admission Office

400 South Orange Avenue

South Orange, NJ 07079-2680

(973) 761-9332

(800) 843-4255

Fax: (973) 275-2040



Contact: Peter Nacy

Assistant Vice President for Admissions
Main Address

400 South Orange Avenue

South Orange, NJ 07079

(973) 761-9000

www.shu.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 5,264

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,219

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,963

Graduate enrollment: 3,191

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral
First Professional

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $55

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 73%

Percent students who return sophomore year: 85%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African-American Studies B
Asian Studies B
Latin American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Arts – General B
Commercial/Advertising Art B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B
Music History/Literature B
Theater Arts Management B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Business/Managerial Economics B
Finance/Banking B
Information Resources Management B
Labor/Personnel Relations B
Management Information Systems B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B
Journalism B
Public Relations B
Radio/Television B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

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

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

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

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Humanities B
Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Christian Studies B
Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Religious Education B
Theology 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.

Seton Hall University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(973) 761-9000
Website:www.shu.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:admissions.shu.edu/application-checklist.cfm
Address:400 S Orange Ave, South Orange, NJ 07079-2697
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:9,836
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):64%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:8,180 (83% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$39,258
Out-of-state Tuition:$39,258
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$23,572

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Seton Hall University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Seton Hall University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies31
Biological and Biomedical Sciences221
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services74
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs32
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education1462
English Language and Literature/Letters21
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics5
Health Professions and Related Programs11132
History11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Legal Professions and Studies2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies31
Physical Sciences211
Psychology2131
Public Administration and Social Service Professions11
Social Sciences51
Theology and Religious Vocations14
Visual and Performing Arts6
Grand total455447

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Education1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2
Health Professions and Related Programs161
Theology and Religious Vocations1
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total1881

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Seton Hall 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$39,258
Out-of-state$39,258
Books and supplies$1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$21,722
Out-of-state$21,722

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,38999%
Grant or scholarship aid1,38098%$23,572
Student loan aid82158%$10,050

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid5,31487%$22,054
Federal student loans3,30754%$7,085

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Seton Hall 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 Seton Hall University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants15,4276,4149,013
Percent admitted100%70%64%
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

Seton Hall University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment9,836
Undergraduate enrollment5,956
Graduate enrollment3,880

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

Seton Hall University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
    • Law (LAW) - Professional schools
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS)
  • 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
  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    • Audiology (AUD) - Graduate degree programs
    • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
  • Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools
    • Theology (THEOL) - Freestanding schools, as well as programs affiliated with larger institutions, offering graduate professional education for ministry and graduate study of theology (Immaculate Conception Seminary)
    • Theology (THEOL) - Freestanding schools, as well as programs affiliated with larger institutions, offering graduate professional education for ministry and graduate study of theology
    • Theology (THEOL) - Freestanding schools, as well as programs affiliated with larger institutions, offering graduate professional education for ministry and graduate study of theology
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels

*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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