About Adelphi

Adelphi University Fact Sheet

View Adelphi’s enrollment statistics and demographics as of Fall 2017 (unless otherwise noted).


Adelphi Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Total
Arts and Sciences 1,834
Business 628
Education 397
Psychology 323
Nursing 1,551
Social Work 136
College of Professional and Continuing Studies (formerly University College) 266
General Studies 131
Total:
5,266

 

Graduate Total
Arts and Sciences 88
Business 524
Education 705
Psychology 303
Nursing 435
Social Work 638
College of Professional and Continuing Studies (formerly University College) 19
Total: 2,712

 

Total University: 7,978

 

Undergraduate Special Programs* Total
Honors College 255
Learning Resource Program 93
Bridges to Adelphi 105

 

*Also included in undergraduate totals above


Adelphi Student Demographic

  New Freshmen Undergraduate Graduate
Percent from out of state 8.2% 5.8% 5.4%
Percent international students 4.2% 4.0% 14.5%
Percent in residence halls 37.3% 22.0% 1.5%

 

Age Undergraduate Graduate Total
Under 20 45.6% 0.0% 30.1%
20 to 24 43.6% 39.0% 42.0%
25 to 29 4.9% 27.7% 12.7%
30 to 39 3.1% 17.5% 8.0%
40 or above 2.8% 15.8% 7.2%

 

Sex Undergraduate Graduate Total
Men 31.6% 26.3% 29.8%
Women 68.4% 73.7% 70.2%

 

Race/Ethnicity* Undergraduate Graduate Total
Asian/Pacific Islanders 11.9% 8.9% 11.0%
Black 10.0% 19.0% 12.9%
Hispanic 18.5% 16.0% 17.7%
Native American 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
White 57.0% 53.7% 55.9%
Multiethnic (two or more) 2.4% 2.1% 2.3%

 

*Percentages are based on United States residents with known race/ethnicity.


Full-time Undergraduate Demographic

Sex
Men 31.4%
Women 68.6%

 

Race/Ethnicity
Asian/Pacific Islanders 10.9%
Black 8.6%
Hispanic 16.7%
Native American 0.2%
White 51.6%
Multiethnic (two or more) 2.2%
Non-residents 3.5%
Unknown 6.2%

 

Pell Recipients
Percent receiving Pell 27.1%

Admissions Statistics

First-time Freshmen*
Number of applicants 11,851
Percent accepted 73.1%
Enrollment/acceptance (yield) 13.1%
Mean SAT Evidence-based Reading and Writing 578.0
Mean SAT Math 577.9
Mean total SAT 1,154.8
Mean High School GPA 3.5
In top twenty percent of high school class 49.8%

*SAT Scores reported for regularly admitted freshmen

Undergraduate Transfers
Number of applicants 3,124
Percent accepted 30.7%
Enrollment/acceptance (yield) 46.1%
Mean previous college GPA 3.2

Instruction – Fall 2016

Student to Faculty Ratio
Undergraduate 10:1
Graduate 10:1
Total: 10:1

 

Average Class Size
Undergraduate 20.8
Graduate 15.6

Faculty – Fall 2016

Full-time (including library) 334
Part-time 704
Part-time FTEs 315.8
Percent FT Faculty w/terminal degree 89%
Percent FT Faculty w/tenure 67%
Percent of FT Faculty who are Women 53%
Percent of FT Faculty who are Minority 24%

Degrees Awarded—2016-2017 (Summer, Fall, Spring)

A.A. 37
B.A. 292
B.B.A. 117
B.F.A. 57
B.S. 734
B.S.W. 45
M.A. 242
M.B.A. 145
M.F.A. 5
M.P.H. 7
M.S. 235
M.S.W. 268
Advanced Certificate 116
Au.D. 6
Ph.D. 28
Total Degrees Awarded: 2,334

Post-Graduate Experience*

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Education after graduating from Adelphi:

Baccalaureate
Undergraduates who continue to pursue a degree education one year after graduation (based on data from the National Student Clearinghouse for all 2015-2016 graduates) 31%
Students who reported continuing their education 40%
   Of those pursuing degree education in a Master’s Program (excluding M.B.A.) 60%
   Of those pursuing degree education in Business (M.B.A.) 17%
   Of those pursuing degree education in Law 2%
   Of those pursuing degree education in Medicine/Dentistry 3%
   Of those pursuing degree education in Doctoral Programs 5%

Employment after graduating from Adelphi:

Baccalaureate
Employed within one year of graduation 82%

 

For those who work
Found a job within two months of graduation 19%
Found a job before graduation 41%
Hold jobs related to their major area of study 80%

*Based on a survey of the 2015-16 graduates


Retention and Graduation Rates* – Fall 2016

2010 six-year graduation rate 68.2%
2015 one-year retention rate 83.1%

 

By Race/Ethnicity (2010 six-year graduation rate)
Asian 82.4%
Black 56.1%
Hispanic 61.9%
White 70.7%

 

By Gender (2010 six-year graduation rate)
Men 60.0%
Women 71.8%

 

By Pell and Federal Subsidized Loans (2010 six-year graduation rate)
Pell 64.3%
Federal Subsidized Loans, No Pell 69.0%
No Pell or Subsidized Loans 70.8%

*First-time full-time freshmen


Annual Tuition and Financial Awards

Tuition and Fees

Undergraduate
Full-time $37,170
Part-time per credit $1,080
Room and Board
(approximate annual cost of a standard double room, resident activity fee and gold meal plan)
$14,360

 

Graduate
Full-time $36,370 – $45,940
Part-time per credit $1,210 – $1,340

Financial Aid

Full-time New Freshmen
Percent receiving institutional award 88.3%
Percent receiving any financial aid 94.9%

 

Full-time Undergraduate Transfers
Percent receiving institutional award 82.7%
Percent receiving any financial aid 88.4%

 

Full-time Undergraduates
Percent receiving institutional award 86.0%
Percent receiving any financial aid 92.9%
Percent of financial aid applicants receiving aid 98.9%
Average grant total $16,600
Average federal work study $340
Average loans $4,535
Average aid package $21,500
 

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