California Colleges
#66 in California Colleges
Federal Region IX
#38 in Federal Region IX

Overview

Holy Names University is ranked 66th in California Colleges and 38th in Federal Region IX.
Next statements evaluate Holy Names University by comparing key academic facts to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.
  • It has expensive tuition & fees of $40,904.
  • The acceptance rate (89%) is much higher (very easy to get in).
  • The SAT & ACT scores (800 SAT, 20 ACT) is lower.
  • It has small number of students of 1,014.
  • It offers very diverse area of study (82 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of Holy Names are $40,904 and it is expensive compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.

Holy Names University $40,904

All U.S. Colleges $17,692

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges $26,737

4-Years Colleges $22,926

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California $27,917

Graduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 graduate tuition & fees of Holy Names are $18,590 and it is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.

Holy Names University $18,590

All U.S. Colleges $18,842

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges $18,688

4-Years Colleges $18,848

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California $23,169

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate of Holy Names is 89% and it is much higher (very easy to get in) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.

Holy Names University 89%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 66%

4-Years Colleges 68%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California 60%

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The yield, also known as enrollment rate, of Holy Names is 10% and the yield is much lower (admitted, but not enrolled) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.

Holy Names University 10%

All U.S. Colleges 37%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 35%

4-Years Colleges 35%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California 32%

SAT Scores

The average SAT score submitted by enrolled students at Holy Names is 800 and it is lower compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.

Holy Names University 800

All U.S. Colleges 1,123

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 1,132

4-Years Colleges 1,124

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California 1,178

ACT Scores

The average ACT score submitted by enrolled students at Holy Names is 20 and it is lower compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.

Holy Names University 20

All U.S. Colleges 68

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 69

4-Years Colleges 68

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California 75

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at Holy Names is 39% and it is lower (less completion rate) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.

Holy Names University 39%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 56%

4-Years Colleges 51%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California 63%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at Holy Names is 2% and it is much lower (most first-time students continue to attend) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.

Holy Names University 2%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 25%

4-Years Colleges 24%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California 21%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at Holy Names is 66% and it is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.

Holy Names University 66%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 74%

4-Years Colleges 73%

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California 76%

Student Population

The total student population at Holy Names is 1,014 and its population small compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.

Holy Names University 1,014

All U.S. Colleges 2,931

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 2,477

4-Years Colleges 4,686

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California 2,024

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at Holy Names is $32,192 which is 78.70% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is much higher compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.

Holy Names University $32,192

All U.S. Colleges $7,676

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges $16,488

4-Years Colleges $12,161

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California $17,459

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at Holy Names is 7 to 1 and the ratio is very lower (smaller size classes) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.

Holy Names University 7 to 1

All U.S. Colleges 15 to 1

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 12 to 1

4-Years Colleges 14 to 1

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California 11 to 1

Number of Programs

Holy Names offers 82 programs and it means very diverse area of study compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.

Holy Names University 82

All U.S. Colleges 37

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges 45

4-Years Colleges 58

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California 32