Albertus Magnus College


Highest Degree Offered: Masters

College Type: Private

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Connecticut


Albertus Magnus College is a private, coeducational liberal arts college located on a 50-acre campus in the Prospect Hill neighborhood of New Haven, Connecticut. Boston and New York City are both easily accessible by road and rail. The college has approximately 500 traditional full-time undergraduates, and a larger population of continuing education and graduate students. The college offers over 50 undergraduate academic programs (majors, minors and concentrations) and six graduate programs. Business administration is by far the most popular undergraduate major, and Albertus Magnus academics are supported by 13 to 1 student / faculty ratio. Students come from eight states and two foreign countries, and they can participate in about 25 different clubs and organizations. In athletics, the Albertus Magnus Falcons compete in the NCAA Division III Great Northeast Athletic Conference. The college fields six men's and six women's intercollegiate sports.

Most Popular Majors

Business Administration, Criminal Justice, English, Psychology, Sociology

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 2129
Total Grad Students: 558
Undergraduate Students: 1571
Faculty: 38

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 56:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 41:1

Percent Male: 32%
Percent Female: 68%

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Alumni Giving Rate: %

Graduation and Retention Information

Four-Year Graduation Rate: 39%

Six-Year Graduation Rate: 52%

Transfer-Out Rate

Graduation and Retention Data From: Spring 2010

Contact Information

700 Prospect St
New Haven Connecticut 6511


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Main Phone: 203-773-8550

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Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

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Minimum GPA for Applying:
Albertus Magnus College does not publish a requirement for a minimum GPA, but assume the higher your GPA the better your chances are for admission.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Albertus Magnus College will transfer credits received from fully accredited colleges and universities where the student received grades of C or better.

Credits (Min/Max):
A maximum of 90 credits is transferable from an accredited four-year college for work done satisfactorily (C or better). A maximum of 64 credits is transferable from junior and community colleges. B.F.A. students may transfer an additional 9 credits.

Test Scores for Applying:
If you are applying with less than 60 transferable credits we also require an official standardized test scores.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
At least one letter of academic recommendation from a professor or academic advisor who is familiar with the applicant's academic ability and potential.

Essay(s) required:
Must submit an essay or personal statement for admission consideration.

Application Fee:
A non-refundable application fee of thirty-five ($35) dollars.

Other Requirements:
Suggested information includes any additional information the student chooses to include as support for his or her application such as a portfolio or resume.

Fall Deadline:
Rolling Admission

Spring Deadline:
Rolling Admission

Summer Deadline:

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Standardized Testing

ACT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Critical Reading 425 460
Math 430 440
Writing 440 455

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Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied:

Transfers Accepted:

Transfer Percentage Accepted: %

Freshmen Percentage Accepted: 87%

Difference Between Transfer and Freshmen Acceptance Rates: -87%

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010


Books: 984

Other Expenses: 5282

Room and Board: 11088

Tuition and Fees: 26294

Total Cost: 43648

Note on Costs:

Costs Data From: 2011-12

Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Albertus Magnus College seeks to make it possible for every student accepted for admission to attend the College by providing financial aid. Assistance is available in the form of scholarships, grants, loans, and student employment.

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Average Amount of Aid – Grants: 13405

Average Amount of Aid – Loans: 8164

Percent of New Students Receiving Aid: 92%

Percent of New Students Receiving Grants: 89%

Percent of New Students Receiving Loans: 84%

Financial Aid Data From: Fall 2010

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