Madonna University

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Livonia, MI

$24,000

Avg tuition

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About Madonna University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Catholic, Roman Catholic  While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

Madonna University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Livonia, Michigan. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,792, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 68%. The university offers 91 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 58%, and a student-faculty ratio of 13:1. Tuition and fees for students are $24,000.

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Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

68% of students were accepted during the 2020-2021 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Retention Rate Insight

76% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.

Graduation Rate Insight

58% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

Test scores Considered (not required)

High school rank Considered (not required)

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Recommended

High school transcript Not required or recommended

Letter of recommendation Considered (not required)

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-24

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 920-1110

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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3k

Students enrolled

82%

Online student enrollment

13:1

Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online Check Bold
On-campus Check Bold
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program. Check Bold
International Online classes are available for students around the world. Check Bold

Demographics

White

64%

Black

12%

Non-U.S. Citizen

10%

Unknown

4%

Hispanic

4%

Two or more races

3%

Asian

3%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Female student population

67%

Socio-economic diversity

38% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

13

Total Online Enrollment

2,281

Student Location Breakout

82% 18%

Percent of Programs Online

95% On-campus

5% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates X Bold Not offered

Associate Check Bold 12% online

Bachelor's Check Bold 4% online

Graduate Certificate Check Bold 2% online

Master's Check Bold 14% online

Doctorate Check Bold 20% online

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

91%

State Grant Aid

57%

Institution Grant Aid

98%

Pell Grant

38%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $2,676
State Grant Aid $2,864
Institution Grant Aid $13,397
Pell Grant Aid $4,388

Financial Outlook

$25k

Average student debt after graduation

$41k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

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Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.