Post University

800 Country Club Rd, Waterbury, United States
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Overview of Post University

About this school

Post University (formerly Teikyo Post University) is a private institution originally founded as a business school in 1890. Its 60-acre campus is located in Waterbury, 30 miles west of Hartford.
  • Institution Type


    Private for-profit

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:7,844
    • Men:2,712 (34.6%)
    • Women:5,132 (65.4%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Post University 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:

    College preparatory program is required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
3
-
Science
3
-
Foreign Language
-
2
Social Studies
1
-
History
2
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
August 15
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Writing component recommended
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
800 Country Club Road
City, State, Zip
Waterbury, CT  06723-2540
Phone
(203) 596-4520
Fax
(203) 756-5810
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Not available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 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
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Recommended for all 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
63% of 4,078 applicants were admitted
Women
Not reported
Men
Not reported

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
Not reported
Women
2386 admitted students enrolled
Men
811 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
2.68
375 And Above
Not reported
3.50 - 3.74
Not reported
3.25 - 3.49
Not reported
3.00 - 3.24
Not reported
2.50 - 2.99
Not reported
2.00 - 2.49
Not reported

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
Sat Critical Reading
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
19 average |17-21 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
2%
• Score 24 - 29
39%
• Score 18 - 23
30%
• Score 12 - 17
0%
• Score 6 - 11
29%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $29,550 (64.37908496732027%)
  • Room & Board: - $10,600 (23.093681917211327%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,500 (3.2679738562091503%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $4,250 (9.25925925925926%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Post University accepts prepayment plan, installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning April 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 001401
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
Not reported
Found To Have Financial Need
Not reported
Received Financial Aid
Not reported
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent Of Need Met
Not reported
Average Award
Not reported
• Need-Based Gift
Not reported
• Need-Based Self-Help
Not reported
• Merit Based Gift
Not reported
Merit Based Gift
Not reported

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
Not reported
Found To Have Financial Need
Not reported
Received Financial Aid
Not reported
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent Of Need Met
Not reported
Average Award
Not reported
• Need-Based Gift
Not reported
• Need-Based Self-Help
Not reported
• Merit Based Gift
Not reported
Merit Based Gift
Not reported

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
84%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$20,246
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


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

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Agriculture, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Humanities, International Studies, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Local/State Students, Spouses of Current Students, Veterans, Veterans' Children

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other 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


Required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


Not reported

Part-Time Faculty


Not reported

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


Not reported

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 36% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 44% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 20% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 40% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 60% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


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
206,812

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
150
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Not Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Post University provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


39.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


Not reported

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (21)


  • Accounting
  • Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Child Development
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Equestrian/Equine Studies
  • Finance, General
  • General Merchandising, Sales, and Related Marketing Operations, Other
  • Human Services, General
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Most Popular Disciplines


Not reported

Professional Degree Programs


All degree programs are available online

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting, and protective services, Public administration and social services

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Science, Master of Science in Accounting, Master of Business Administration, Master of Education, Master of Public Administration

Master's Programs of Study (16)


  • Accounting
  • Addictions/Substance Abuse Counseling
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Distance Education Development
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • English as a Second Language
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance and Banking
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Human Services
  • Marketing
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Project Management
  • Public Administration

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


109,676

Nearest Metropolitan Area


70 acres

Environment


Suburban environment

Campus Size


Hartford

Weather


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

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
40 mile(s) from campus in Hartford
Nearest Bus Station
3 mile(s) from campus in Waterbury
Nearest Train Station
3 mile(s) from campus in Waterbury

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


51% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are not guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


49%

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 II
Mascot
Eagles
School Colors
Hunter green, black, and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Equestrian Sports
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Equestrian Sports
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, bowling

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Post University offers choral groups, drama theatre, equine club, newman club, gsa, accounting club, choir

Sororities


60% of women participate

Fraternities


60% of men participate

ROTC


Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


2,617

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
7,844
Women
5,132
Men
2,712

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.8% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 1.0% Asian
  • 24.8% Black/African-American
  • 7.5% Hispanic/Latino
  • 5.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.5% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 41.2% White
  • 18.9% Unknown

International Students


1.1% from 24 countries

Average Age


21

Number of Graduate Students


696

Student Resources

Study resources