Siena Heights University

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School Overview

Siena Heights University (locally referred to as SHU) is a higher education institution affiliated with the Roman Catholic Church. The university’s main campus is located in Adrian Michigan, but it has satellite campuess in several cities throughout Michigan, including Monroe, Lansing, Southfield, Jackson, and Benton Harbor. SHU also offers students the opportunity earn their degree and take adult education programs online.

SHU offers undergraduate, graduate and professional studies programs in over 40 career fields and disciplines, although most programs are provided through the university’s undergraduate college. SHU’s undergraduate college is comprised of six academic divisions: Humanities; Social & Behavioral Science; Computing, Mathematics & the Sciences; and Business & Management.

In addition to traditional degree programs, Siena Heights offers duel enrollment programs that allows junior and senior high school students to earn college credits toward their future degree as they complete their high school diploma. This offers high school students who meet certain criteria the ability to get that much closer to earning their college degree in the least amount of time possible.

SHU has a very attractive student-to-faculty ratio is 15:1 and students can look forward to a lot of interaction with faculty and professors.

General Information

Admission Office

1247 East Siena Heights Drive

Adrian, MI 49221-1796

(517) 264-7180

(800) 521-0009

Fax: (517) 264-7745



Contact: Sara Johnson

Director of Admissions
Main Address

1247 East Siena Heights Drive

Adrian, MI 49221-1796

(517) 264-7180

www.sienaheights.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,954

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,850

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

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: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 75%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A,B
Ceramics B
Commercial/Advertising Art B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Drawing B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Metal/Jewelry Arts B
Music – General B
Painting B
Photography B
Sculpture B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A,B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,B
Business – General A,B
Hospitality/Recreation Marketing A,B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A,B

Education

Business Teacher Education B
Elementary Education B
Secondary Education B

English Language & Literature

Creative Writing B
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Predentistry A,B
Premedicine B
Prepharmacy A,B
Preveterinary Medicine A

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A,B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A,B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Gerontology A
Natural Sciences A,B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A,B

Psychology

Psychology – General A,B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A,B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A,B

Social Sciences

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.

Siena Heights University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(517) 263-0731
Website:www.sienaheights.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:https://www.sienaheights.edu/Admissions.aspx
Address:1247 E. Siena Heights Dr., Adrian, MI 49221
Setting:32
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,640
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):43%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,441 (55% 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:$24,856
Out-of-state Tuition:$24,856
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$17,674

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Siena Heights University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Siena Heights University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Architecture and Related Services1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences12
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services283
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services12
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services13
Construction Trades1
Education717
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields412
English Language and Literature/Letters3
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences12
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3
Health Professions and Related Programs5181
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service141
Legal Professions and Studies2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Mathematics and Statistics3
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians2
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services2
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Physical Sciences1
Precision Production1
Psychology11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions4
Science Technologies/Technicians1
Social Sciences2
Theology and Religious Vocations1
Transportation and Materials Moving1
Visual and Performing Arts5
Grand total1910222

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services22
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields3
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs315
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians1
Grand total4274

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Siena Heights 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$24,856
Out-of-state$24,856
Books and supplies$1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$11,020
Out-of-state$11,020

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid30199%
Grant or scholarship aid30199%$17,674
Student loan aid23176%$10,181

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,77071%$10,149
Federal student loans1,59764%$9,571

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Siena Heights 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 Siena Heights University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,800846954
Percent admitted100%71%72%
Percent admitted who enrolled16%17%16%

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

Siena Heights University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,640
Undergraduate enrollment2,407
Graduate enrollment233

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

Siena Heights University Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate 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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