Albertus Magnus College

700 Prospect St, New Haven, United States
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  • Class Notes
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    0
  • Study Guides
    0
  • Currently Enrolled
    15
  • Previously Enrolled
    25

Overview of Albertus Magnus College

About this school

Albertus Magnus is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Founded in 1925, the college admitted only women until 1985. The 50-acre campus is located between New Haven and Hamden.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:1,220
    • Men:406 Men (33.3%)
    • Women:814 Women (66.7%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Albertus Magnus College is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
2
3
Science
2
3
Foreign Language
-
3
Social Studies
2
3
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
August 30
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
Recommended
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Writing component recommended
ACT Writing Test Policy
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
700 Prospect Street
City, State, Zip
New Haven, CT 06511-1189
Phone
(203) 773-8501
Fax
(203) 785-8652
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$35
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 4 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for some freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
1 required for all freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
67% of 780 applicants were admitted
Women
70% of 487 applicants were admitted
Men
61% of 293 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
488 (94%) of 519 admitted students enrolled
Women
326 (96%) of 339 admitted students enrolled
Men
162 (90%) of 180 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
2.60
375 And Above
1%
3.50 - 3.74
1%
3.25 - 3.49
11%
3.00 - 3.24
10%
2.50 - 2.99
30%
2.00 - 2.49
42%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
24 average |19-29 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
5%
• Score 24 - 29
48%
• Score 18 - 23
38%
• Score 12 - 17
9%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $31,490 (60.3%)
  • Room & Board: - $14,016 (26.84%)
  • Other Expenses: - $900 (1.72%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $5,814 (11.13%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expenses
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Albertus Magnus College accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 15
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning March 15
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 001374
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
112 (99.1%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
109 (97.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
109 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
9 (8.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
68%
Average Award
$27,993
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 103 (94.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $19,803
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 98 (89.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,975
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 48 (44.0%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
3 (2.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $13,883

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
940 (93.1%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
889 (94.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
887 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
47 (5.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
51%
Average Award
$17,021
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 726 (81.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $12,555
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 810 (91.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,570
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 186 (21.0%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
12 (1.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,497

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
83%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$36,908
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
8.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
8.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Community Service, Leadership
Special Characteristics
Local/State Students, Religious Affiliation, Siblings of Current Students

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Students not required to own/lease a computer

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


52

Part-Time Faculty


82

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


37%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 52% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 38% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 9% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 1% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • Not reported

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Not accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
186,927
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
117
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Albertus Magnus College provides wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


84.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


26.9%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


40.4%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


44.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (45)


  • Accounting
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Therapy/Therapist
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Child Development
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Education, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • General Studies
  • Graphic Design
  • History, General
  • Human Resources Management and Services, Other
  • Human Services, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Information Science/Studies
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International/Global Studies
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Theatre Literature, History and Criticism
  • Urban Studies/Affairs

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Online Degrees


Business administration, social work

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Not reported

Master's Programs of Study (9)


  • Accounting
  • Art Therapy
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Education--General
  • Human Services
  • Liberal Studies
  • Organizational Management
  • Writing

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


130,660

Nearest Metropolitan Area


Campus Size


50 acres

Weather


Temperature
15.8 average low in January, 80 average high in September
Rain
128 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Bus Station
3 mile(s) from campus in New Haven
Nearest Train Station
3 mile(s) from campus in New Haven

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Women only housing, coed housing

Students of College Housing


40% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


60%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Falcons
School Colors
Royal and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, soccer

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Albertus Magnus College offers choral groups, drama theatre, student alumni association, student government association, m.a.l.e.s club, service club, honors club

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


1,034

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
1,220
Women
814
Men
406

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0.5% Asian
  • 34.6% Black/African-American
  • 18.5% Hispanic/Latino
  • 0.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 36.6% White
  • 8.5% Unknown

International Students


1.6% from 3 countries

Average Age


30

Number of Graduate Students


335

Student Resources

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