St. Thomas University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Miami Gardens, FL

$31,800

Avg tuition

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About St. Thomas 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.

St. Thomas University is a medium-sized private university located on a suburban campus in Miami Gardens, Florida. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 5,601, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 60%. The university offers 29 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 35%, and a student-faculty ratio of 11:1. Tuition and fees for students are $31,800.

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Admissions Breakdown

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.

Acceptance Rate Insight

60% 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.

Test scores Considered (not required)

High school rank Considered (not required)

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Considered (not required)

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Considered (not required)

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 910-1100

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 16-21

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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6k

Students Enrolled

36%

Online Student Enrollment

11:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

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

Demographics

Hispanic

48%

Black

21%

White

14%

Unknown

7%

Non-U.S. Citizen

5%

Two or more races

4%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

56%

Socio-economic diversity

67% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

4

Total Online Enrollment

2,018

Student Location Breakout

36% 64%

Percent of Programs Online

94% On-campus

6% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's 10% online

Graduate Certificate Not offered

Master's 8% online

Doctorate Not offered

Student Charges

Tuition and Required Fees

Student Level In-state Out-of-state
Undergraduate $31,800 $31,800
Graduate $14,400 $14,400

Cost of Undergraduate Attendance

Costs based on full-time, first-time, degree or certificate-seeking undergraduates for the 2020–2021 academic year.

Costs to Consider Price
Books and supplies $360
On-campus room and board $12,360
On-campus other expenses $5,016
Off-campus (not with family) room and board $14,688
Off-campus (not with family) other expenses $6,831
Off-campus (with family) other expenses $6,831

Total Undergraduate Cost

Total cost by category In-state Out-of-state
On-campus $49,536 $49,536
Off-campus without family $53,679 $53,679
Off-campus with family $38,991 $38,991

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

88%

State Grant Aid

90%

Institution Grant Aid

98%

Pell Grant

67%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,297
State Grant Aid $3,363
Institution Grant Aid $15,045
Pell Grant Aid $4,786

Financial Outlook

$45k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$22k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPEDS 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.