About Adelphi

Adelphi University Fact Sheet

View Adelphi’s enrollment statistics and demographics as of Fall 2018 (unless otherwise noted).


Adelphi Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Total
Arts and Sciences 1,883
Business 618
Education 435
Psychology 357
Nursing 1,648
Social Work 133
Professional and Continuing Studies 217
General Studies 100
Total:
5,391

 

Graduate Total
Arts and Sciences 90
Business 553
Education 773
Psychology 309
Nursing 431
Social Work 573
Professional and Continuing Studies 26
Total: 2,755

 

Total University: 8,146

 

Undergraduate Special Programs* Total
Honors College 259
Learning Resource Program 103
Bridges to Adelphi 106

*Also included in undergraduate totals above


Adelphi Student Demographic

  New First-Year Undergraduate Graduate
Percent from out of state 8.0% 6.3% 4.7%
Percent international students 3.4% 4.0% 18.0%
Percent in residence halls 34.7% 22.1% 0.9%

 

Age Undergraduate Graduate Total
Under 20 46.0% 0.0% 30.5%
20 to 24 44.8% 37.8% 42.4%
25 to 29 4.6% 29.6% 13.1%
30 to 39 2.9% 18.7% 8.3%
40 or above 1.7% 13.8% 5.8%

 

Sex Undergraduate Graduate Total
Men 31.6% 28.8% 30.6%
Women 68.4% 71.2% 69.4%

 

Race/Ethnicity* Undergraduate Graduate Total
Asian/Pacific Islanders 12.4% 8.7% 11.2%
Black 9.7% 19.2% 12.7%
Hispanic 19.5% 15.8% 18.3%
Native American 0.2% 0.4% 0.3%
White 55.6% 53.6% 55.0%
Multiethnic (two or more) 2.6% 2.4% 2.5%

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


Full-time Undergraduate Demographic

Sex
Men 31.2%
Women 68.8%

 

Race/Ethnicity
Asian/Pacific Islanders 11.3%
Black 8.4%
Hispanic 17.5%
Native American 0.2%
White 50.3%
Multiethnic (two or more) 2.4%
Non-residents 3.2%
Unknown 6.6%

 

Pell Recipients
Percent receiving Pell 25.8%

Admissions Statistics

First-Time First-Year Students*
Number of applicants 13,006
Percent accepted 74.2%
Enrollment/acceptance (yield) 12.9%
Mean SAT Evidence-based Reading and Writing 586
Mean SAT Math 589
Mean total SAT 1,175
Mean High School GPA 3.5
In top twenty percent of high school class 49.6%

*SAT Scores reported for regularly admitted first-year students

 

Undergraduate Transfers
Number of applicants 3,042
Percent accepted 33.5%
Enrollment/acceptance (yield) 45.3%
Mean previous college GPA 3.2

Instruction

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

 

Average Lecture Size
Undergraduate 21.3
Graduate 14.9

Faculty

Full-time (including library) 356
Part-time 720
Part-time FTEs 349.3
Percent FT Faculty with terminal degree 89%
Percent FT Faculty with tenure 62%
Percent of FT Faculty who are Women 54%
Percent of FT Faculty who are Minority 26%

Degrees Awarded—2017-2018 (Summer, Fall, Spring)

A.A. 25
A.S. 0
B.A. 227
B.B.A. 105
B.F.A. 57
B.S. 805
B.S.W. 40
M.A. 219
M.B.A. 169
M.F.A. 8
M.P.H. 11
M.S. 312
M.S.W. 263
Advanced Certificate 114
Au.D. 5
Ph.D. 31
Postdoctoral 0
Total Degrees Awarded: 2,391

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) 28%
Students who reported continuing their education 43%
   Of those pursuing degree education in a Master’s Program (excluding M.B.A.) 55%
   Of those pursuing degree education in Business (M.B.A.) 12%
   Of those pursuing degree education in Law 2%
   Of those pursuing degree education in Medicine/Dentistry 9%
   Of those pursuing degree education in Doctoral Programs 9%

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 21%
Found a job before graduation 46%
Hold jobs related to their major area of study 79%

*Based on a survey of the 2016-17 graduates


Retention and Graduation Rates*

2012 six-year graduation rate 70.1%
2017 one-year retention rate 80.5%

 

By Race/Ethnicity (2012 six-year graduation rate)
Asian/Pacific Islanders 77.6%
Black 58.1%
Hispanic 64.5%
White 73.4%

 

By Gender (2012 six-year graduation rate)
Men 62.0%
Women 73.6%

 

By Pell and Federal Subsidized Loans (2012 six-year graduation rate)
Pell 65.5%
Federal Subsidized Loans, No Pell 69.5%
No Pell or Subsidized Loans 74.3%

*First-time full-time first-year students


Annual Tuition and Financial Awards

Tuition and Fees

Undergraduate
Full-time $38,660
Part-time per credit $1,125
Room and Board
(approximate annual cost of a standard double room, resident activity fee and gold meal plan)
$14,800

 

Graduate
Full-time $38,230 – $47,800
Part-time per credit $1,180 – $1,395

Financial Aid

Full-time New First Year Students
Percent receiving institutional award 94.8%
Percent receiving any financial aid 98.9%

 

Full-time Undergraduate Transfers
Percent receiving institutional award 80.6%
Percent receiving any financial aid 85.5%

 

Full-time Undergraduates
Percent receiving institutional award 87.2%
Percent receiving any financial aid 94.6%
Percent of financial aid applicants receiving aid 99.4%
Average grant total $18,300
Average federal work study $300
Average loans $4,300
Average aid package $22,900
 

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