New York Colleges
#39 in New York Colleges
Federal Region II
#13 in Federal Region II

Overview

Niagara University is ranked 39th in New York Colleges and 13rd in Federal Region II.
Next statements evaluate Niagara University by comparing key academic facts to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.
  • It has relatively expensive tuition & fees of $35,240.
  • The acceptance rate (89%) is much higher (very easy to get in).
  • The SAT & ACT scores (1,125 SAT, 24 ACT) is average.
  • It has large number of students of 3,763.
  • It offers very diverse area of study (99 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of Niagara are $35,240 and it is relatively expensive compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Niagara University $35,240

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 New York $27,722

Graduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 graduate tuition & fees of Niagara are $14,893 and it is inexpensive compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Niagara University $14,893

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 New York $23,572

Acceptance Rate

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

Niagara 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 New York 68%

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The yield, also known as enrollment rate, of Niagara is 19% and the yield is much lower (admitted, but not enrolled) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Niagara University 19%

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 New York 43%

SAT Scores

The average SAT score submitted by enrolled students at Niagara is 1,125 and it is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Niagara University 1,125

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 New York 1,206

ACT Scores

The average ACT score submitted by enrolled students at Niagara is 24 and it is lower compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Niagara University 24

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 New York 77

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at Niagara is 73% and it is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Niagara University 73%

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 New York 59%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at Niagara is 84% and it is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Niagara University 84%

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 New York 78%

Student Population

The total student population at Niagara is 3,763 and its population large compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Niagara University 3,763

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 New York 2,948

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at Niagara is $20,715 which is 58.78% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Niagara University $20,715

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 New York $17,399

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at Niagara is 11 to 1 and the ratio is lower (small size classes) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Niagara University 11 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 New York 13 to 1

Number of Programs

Niagara offers 99 programs and it means very diverse area of study compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Niagara University 99

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 New York 46

Number of Online Programs

Niagara offers 13 online programs and it means online classes for many programs compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Niagara University 13

All U.S. Colleges 13

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

4-Years Colleges 15

Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York 10