New Jersey Colleges
#15 in New Jersey Colleges
Federal Region II
#14 in Federal Region II

Overview

Saint Peter's University is ranked 15th in New Jersey Colleges and 14th in Federal Region II.
Next statements evaluate Saint Peter's University by comparing key academic facts to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey.
  • It has expensive tuition & fees of $38,760.
  • The acceptance rate (81%) is average.
  • The SAT & ACT scores (1,015 SAT, 20 ACT) is average.
  • It has very large number of students of 3,452.
  • It offers very diverse area of study (79 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of SPU are $38,760 and it is expensive compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Saint Peter's University $38,760

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 Jersey $22,587

Graduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 graduate tuition & fees of SPU are $21,246 and it is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Saint Peter's University $21,246

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 Jersey $21,148

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate of SPU is 81% and it is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Saint Peter's University 81%

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 Jersey 73%

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The yield, also known as enrollment rate, of SPU is 12% and the yield is much lower (admitted, but not enrolled) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Saint Peter's University 12%

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 Jersey 54%

SAT Scores

The average SAT score submitted by enrolled students at SPU is 1,015 and it is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Saint Peter's University 1,015

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 Jersey 1,127

ACT Scores

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

Saint Peter's 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 New Jersey 70

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at SPU is 59% and it is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Saint Peter's University 59%

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 Jersey 46%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at SPU is 82% and it is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Saint Peter's University 82%

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 Jersey 74%

Student Population

The total student population at SPU is 3,452 and its population very large compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Saint Peter's University 3,452

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 Jersey 2,007

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at SPU is $29,980 which is 77.35% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is higher compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Saint Peter's University $29,980

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 Jersey $19,446

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at SPU is 14 to 1 and the ratio is average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Saint Peter's University 14 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 Jersey 13 to 1

Number of Programs

SPU offers 79 programs and it means very diverse area of study compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Saint Peter's University 79

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 Jersey 31

Number of Online Programs

SPU offers 2 online programs and it means limited online classes compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Saint Peter's University 2

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 Jersey 9