Villa Maria College of Buffalo

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

240 Pine Ridge Road

Buffalo, NY 14225-3999

(716) 896-0700

Fax: (716) 896-0705



Contact: Kevin Donovan

Director of Admissions
Main Address

240 Pine Ridge Road

Buffalo, NY 14225-3999

(716) 896-0700

www.villa.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 503

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 151

Degree-seeking undergrads: 497

Setting

Suburban setting

Large city (250,000 – 499,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Online application fee: Free

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission requirements:

Interview required

Very important admission factors:

Application Essay
Interview
Talent/Ability
Academic GPA

Important admission factors:

Level of Applicant’s Interest

Considered:

Recommendations
Rigor of secondary school record
Standardized Test Scores
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Admissions based on academic records, learning experience, and assessment and advisement program results where applicable. Interview, recommendations also considered. Physical therapist assistant program requires 3.5 GPA.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Animation B
Commercial/Advertising Art A,B
Fashion Design B
Fine/Studio Arts A
Interior Design A,B
Jazz Studies A
Music – General Performance A,B
Music Management/Merchandising A,B
Photography A,B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management A

Education

Early Childhood Education A
Education – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Physical Therapy Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Humanities A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas 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.

Villa Maria College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(716) 896-0700
Website:https://www.villa.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:https://www.villa.edu/admission/apply-online/
Address:240 Pine Ridge Rd, Buffalo, NY 14225-3999
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:589
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):25%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:554 (94% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$21,080
Out-of-state Tuition:$21,080
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$14,337

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Villa Maria College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Villa Maria College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services11
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Visual and Performing Arts167
Grand total1910

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Villa Maria 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$21,080
Out-of-state$21,080
Books and supplies$1,050

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid13399%
Grant or scholarship aid13399%$14,337
Student loan aid11787%$5,798

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid50793%$10,878
Federal student loans44081%$6,650

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Villa Maria 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 Villa Maria College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants351135216
Percent admitted100%83%86%
Percent admitted who enrolled42%44%41%

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

Villa Maria College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment589
Undergraduate enrollment589
Graduate enrollment0

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

Villa Maria College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • 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

*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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