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Post University: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Post University

Website: http://www.post.edu/
Address: 800 Country Club Rd , Waterbury , Connecticut - 6723
Phone: (800) 345-2562
GENERAL INFORMATION
Type
Four or more years Private for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's, Post-baccalaureate certificate, Master's
Campus setting
Midsize Suburb
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Baccalaureate Colleges--Diverse Fields
Athletics (football) NCAA, Not applicable
Religious affiliation Not applicable
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers Yes
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning Yes
ROTC No
Study abroad Yes
Weekend/evening college Yes
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $40
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
1,933
647
1,005
Percent admitted
51%
53%
52%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
31%
35%
31%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
370
470
SAT Math
353
460
SAT Writing
360
470
ACT Composite
14
19
ACT English
10
15
ACT Math
6
10
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Required
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $22,500
Out-of-state tuition $22,500
Books and supplies $1,500
On-campus room and board $9,000
On-campus other expenses $4,250
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
97%
-
Federal grant aid
56%
$3,760
State or local grant aid
66%
$2,835
Institutional grant aid
96%
-
Loan aid
83%
$6,218
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
1,687
38%
62%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 1,509
Estimated graduates enrolled 178
Undergraduates 24 years old 50%
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old 49%
GRADUATION RATE
Total 21%
Men 23%
Women 19%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 25%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 28%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 29%

Contact Information

Address: 800 Country Club Road, Waterbury, Connecticut
Phone Number: (203) 596-4500

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $21,500 $22,550 $23,524 $24,300 3.3%
Books and supplies $1,000 $1,500 $1,500 $1,500 0.0%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $8,400 $8,750 $9,000 $9,400 4.4%
Other $4,120 $4,250 $4,250 $4,250 0.0%
Off Campus          
Room and board $7,416 $7,916 $6,400 $6,400 0.0%
Other $4,120 $4,250 $4,250 $4,250 0.0%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $4,120 $4,250 $4,250 $4,250 0.0%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $35,020 $37,050 $38,274 $39,450 3.1%
Off Campus $34,036 $36,216 $35,674 $36,450 2.2%
Off Campus with Family $26,620 $28,300 $29,274 $30,050 2.7%
 

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Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $40
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total
Number of applicants 2,243
Percent admitted 57%
Percent admitted who enrolled 34%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school record X  
Recommendations X  
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 220 42%
ACT 11 2%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading 360 470
SAT Math 360 470
SAT Writing 360 470
ACT Composite 15 22

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education 9/1/1972 -   Accredited