Post UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Waterbury, Connecticut Private For Profit regional Accreditation

This school is more affordable than other private schools

Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$16,610

Avg tuition

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About Post University

A private, for-profit university based in Waterbury, Connecticut, Post University enrolls over 10,000 students annually. The school accepts 97% of applicants and graduates 17% of its students. Post offers learners access to more than 25 undergraduate programs and 15 graduate programs, as well as over 15 certificate tracks at various levels. Post hosts an extensive library collection, three centers of excellence, and more than 20 student organizations.

Admissions Breakdown

This school accepts applicants at a higher rate than other schools.

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Acceptance Rate Insight

97% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate (High Acceptance Rate) 97%

Retention Rate 45%

Graduation Rate 17%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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71%

Female Student Population

21:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

11k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

36%

Black

25%

Unknown

17%

Two or more races

11%

Hispanic

8%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

75% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

75%

State Grant Aid

Information not available

Institution Grant Aid

45%

Pell Grant

75%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $6,338
State Grant Aid Information not available
Institution Grant Aid $20,165
Pell Grant Aid $4,332
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. 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.