Overview

Applicants
1,550
Acceptance Rate
83%
Average HS GPA
3.26

GPA Breakdown

23%
Over 3.75
18%
3.50 - 3.74
14%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
17%
2.50 - 2.99
13%
2.00 - 2.49

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Test Scores

SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
480 - 600
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
470 - 570
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
17.3 - 23

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with or without Writing accepted

SAT Essay Policy
SAT with or without Writing accepted

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA

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Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
9:1
Total Faculty
308
with Terminal Degree


Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
48%
Graduate in 5 years
61%
Graduate in 6 years
62%

Majors

  • BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES.

  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General.

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Accounting.
  • Business Administration and Management, General.
  • Fashion Merchandising.
  • Finance, General.
  • Human Resources Management and Services, Other.
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General.
  • Management Information Systems, General.
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General.

  • COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other

  • COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance.
  • Information Science/Studies.
  • Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design.

  • EDUCATION.

  • Biology Teacher Education.
  • Business Teacher Education.
  • Chemistry Teacher Education.
  • Elementary Education and Teaching.
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education.
  • Music Teacher Education.
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education.
  • Social Studies Teacher Education.
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education.
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other.
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other.

  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS.

  • English Language and Literature, General.

  • FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS.

  • Spanish Language and Literature.

  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other.
  • Athletic Training/Trainer.
  • Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist.
  • Dietetics/Dietitian.
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management.
  • Music Therapy/Therapist.
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.

  • HISTORY.

  • History, General.

  • HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES.

  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies.
  • Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management.

  • LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES.

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.

  • MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES.

  • Biological and Physical Sciences.
  • Biopsychology.
  • Mathematics and Computer Science.
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other.

  • PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES.

  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science.

  • PHYSICAL SCIENCES.

  • Chemistry, General.

  • PSYCHOLOGY.

  • Psychology, General.

  • SOCIAL SCIENCES.

  • International Relations and Affairs.
  • Political Science and Government, General.
  • Sociology.

  • THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS.

  • Theology/Theological Studies.

  • VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS.

  • Music, General.


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Certificate
Doctoral/Professional
Doctoral/Research
Master's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Internship

Notable Faculty


Prominent Alumni


Meghan Brennan
First female US Postmaster General

Theresa Grentz
Athlete, NCAA Head Coach, Olympic Head Coach (1992)

Theresa Payton
CEO and Former White House Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Marianne Crawford Stanley
NCAA Coach (3 championships) and WNBA Coach

E. Gail de Planque
Former director of US Depart of Energy’s Environmental Measurements Lab

Marie Brown Valdes-Dapena
Nationally recognized expert and former President of SIDS Foundation

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
48%
Graduate in 5 years
61%
Graduate in 6 years
62%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Internship

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Oct 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics


Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$26,500
Required Fees
$850
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$2,166

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters
$1,100

On-Campus Room and Board
$12,620
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships
Need-Based United Negro College Fund

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
1,482

Demographics

2.39%
Asian
15.62%
African-American
6.65%
Hispanic
71.15%
Caucasian
1.01%
Unknown
1.01%
International

75% female
25% male
60% are full time
40% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
32%
Help finding off-campus housing
No

First-Year Students living on campus
81%

Campus Environment
Suburban

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
Dorms Male
Theme Housing
Wellness Housing

Special Needs Admissions


Director
Susan Curtis

College Entrance Tests Required
Yes

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Extended test time
Yes

Notetakers
Yes

Distraction-free environment
Yes

Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
40
Number of Honor Societies
7

Number of Social Sororities
4
Number of Religious Organizations

1% join a fraternity
3% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division III

19% participate in intercollegiate sports

Men's Sports (Mighty Macs)
11 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball
Women's Sports (Mighty Macs)
12 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Field Hockey
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Health
Army ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: West Chester University

Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Fee for Network Use
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Christine Esbensen
Assistant Director of Admissions

Address
1145 King Road
Immaculata, PA 19345

Phone
610-647-4400 x3060

Email
Admiss@immaculata.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Gabriele Library
Draper Walsh Stadium
Alumnae Hall Fitness Center and Pool
ImmacuLatte Coffee Shop
The Underground (student space)
Groundbreaking for new Student Center scheduled for March 2018; Student Center scheduled to open in Fall 2018 term

Most Popular Places Off Campus
King of Prussia Mall
Valley Forge National Historic Park
City of Philadelphia
Longwood Gardens
Shopping Districts along R5 Regional Rail Line (Malvern, Berwyn, Ardmore, etc)
Many additional regional attractions are located nearby, including those in the Brandywine Valley, Exton Square Mall, and Main Street at Exton shopping area.

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
M-F
8:30 - 5:00
610-647-4400 x3060

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: 2 hours

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
various dates throughout the year

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Contact Email Address for Visit
admiss@immaculata.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Other

Limitations
Week nights only

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
SEPTA Bus Train R5 Regional Rail From Center City Philadelphia Take SEPTA R5 train west to Paoli. SEPTA bus #133 runs from King of Prussia through Paoli to the university. For taxi service from Paoli, call 644-2564. Philadelphia Airport Immaculata University is approximately a 50-minute drive from Philadelphia International Airport, where limousine service is available to the Paoli/Malvern area. The SEPTA R1 train from the airport connects with the R5 train (Paoli Local).

Driving Instructions to Campus
From Lancaster Pike (Route 30) Travel east or west to Route 352; follow Route 352 south 1 mile to King Road. Turn right onto King Road for 1 mile. The university entrance is on the right. From West Chester Pike (Route 3) Travel east or west to Route 352. Follow Route 352 north to King Road. Turn left onto King Road for 1 mile. The university entrance is on the right. From Philadelphia: Travel Schuylkill Expressway (Route I-76) west to Route 202 to Malvern, South, Exit (Route 29). Follow Route 29 South to Route 30. Follow Route 30 west to Route 352. Follow 352 South to King Road. Turn right onto King Road for about l mile. The College entrance is on the right. From The Pennsylvania Turnpike From East (I-276) Travel to Valley Forge Exit #24. Follow Route 202 South to Malvern, South, Route #29. Follow Route 29 South to Route 30. Follow Route 30 West to Route 352. Follow Route 352 South to King Road. Turn Right onto King Road for about 1 mile. The College entrance is on the right. From The Pennsylvania Turnpike From West (I-76) Travel to Downingtown Exit #23. Follow Route 100 South to Route 30. Follow Route 30 east to Route 352. Follow Route 352 south to King Road. Turn right onto King Road for 1 mile. The university entrance is on the right. From Wilmington and I-95 Travel north on Route 202 to Paoli Pike Exit, travel East on Paoli Pike to Route 352. Follow Route 352 north 2 1/2 miles to King Road. Turn Left onto King Road for 1 mile. The university entrance is on the right.

Local Accommodations
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