50-50 Profile: Sacred Heart University

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Sacred Heart University-Private
Fairfield, Connecticut
7,781 (4,997 undergraduates)
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2012, 2013, 2014

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2014-15 Accepted: 57%
4 Year Graduation Rate: 63%
5 Year Graduation Rate: 69%
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FINANCES
2014-15 Total Expenses: $54,264
Average Net Price 13-14: $37,204
Freshman Non-Federal Loans: 14%
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75th PERCENTILE TEST SCORES
SAT Critical Reading: 610
SAT Math: 620
ACT: 28
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Common Data Set-not available
Percent Freshman not in top quarter of class: not reported (Big Future)
Percent Freshman with GPA <3.50: 56% (Big Future)
Percent of Freshman Need Met: 58% (College Data)
Percent of Non-Need Freshman Receiving Awards: 25.5% (College Data)
Average Freshman Non-Need Award: $11,738(College Data)

Class Schedule: Yes
Shows Class Capacity: Yes
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Athletics
NCAA D1, Northeast Conference

Sacred Heart University athletic teams

Reasons to consider Sacred Heart University:
Thomas More Honors Program
Pioneer Leadership Program
Hersher Institute for Applied Ethics
Center for Christian and Jewish Understanding
Center for Irish Cultural Studies
Navigating Leadership
Accelerated Bachelor’s-Master’s Degree Programs

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