Description

The Saint Joseph’s College in Rensselaer, Indiana, is a primarily undergraduate Catholic college founded and sponsored by the Missionaries of the Precious Blood that provides an educational experience in the liberal arts and allows for intellectual and spiritual growth.

The school offers more than 50 student clubs and organizations, with interests that are academically, culturally, spiritually and professionally oriented. Student life at the college is active, with students performing original poetry, fiction and music at the college’s coffeehouse, volunteering in community outreach events, visiting museums or entering campus-wide contests.

As a commitment to its faith heritage, the school offers many campus ministry opportunities. These include spirituality programs, social justice activities, retreats, liturgies and more.

Academics include bachelor’s degrees in a number of fields, such as Art, Religion, Education, Nursing and more. The school offers study abroad opportunities, as well as an MBA program.

Admissions are considered on a rolling basis. Applicants are required to submit official high school or GED transcripts, an online application and ACT/SAT scores. To be considered for financial aid, the school recommends applying early.

Students who complete a FAFSA will be considered to receive financial aid. The State of Indiana and Saint Joseph’s offer grants and scholarships. Other options include federal Pell grants, Perkins loans, Stafford loans and more.

Quick Facts about Saint Josephs College, Rensselaer

Region

Midwest

Setting

Small Town Setting

Type

Private

Affiliation

Roman Catholic

Size

Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Pumas

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Highly Selective

In-State Tuition

$26,140

Out-of-State Tuition

$26,140

Retention Rate

67%

Enrollment

1,086

Year Established

1889

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
1,076
Freshman Class
248
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
1,086

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
99%
Graduate
1%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
100%
Part-Time
0%

Students Coming From In-State vs. Out-of-State

In-State
61%
Out-of-State
39%

Gender of Students

Women
45%
Men
55%

Ethnic Diversity

African-American
9%
Caucasian
82%
Latino
4%
Other
5%

Students State Origin

Indiana
61%
Illinois
14%
Michigan
3%
Ohio
1%
Other
21%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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