Saint Josephs College


Highest Degree Offered: Masters

College Type: Private

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Indiana


Saint Joseph's College is a small, private, Catholic, liberal arts college nestled between Chicago and Indianapolis. We place exceptional emphasis on the education of the whole person. Our nationally known Core Curriculum complements hands-on career preparation in the major. These academic programs enrich and are enriched by programs of spiritual development, campus life, extracurricular activities, and performing arts. The College serves a diverse student body composed of men and women of all races, creeds, and socio-economic backgrounds who can thrive academically, spiritually, and socially in this family-like atmosphere.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 1076
Total Grad Students: Not available
Undergraduate Students: Not available
Faculty: 54

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 20:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: Not available:1

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Contact Information

1498 S. College Ave.
Rensselaer Indiana 47978


Main Email:

Main Phone: 800-447-8781

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Admissions Contact:
Casey Hitchcock
Admissions Counselor / Transfer Counselor, Admissions

Transfer Services Contact:
Carol Burns
Registrar, Registrar

International Admissions Contact:
Casey Hitchcock
Admissions Counselor, Admissions

Athletics Contact:
Bill Massoels
Athletic Director / Track and Cross Country Coach, Athletics

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

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High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
Transfer GPA of a 2.0 on a 4.0 scale

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Only grades of a C- or higher will be acceptable. Courses must be comparable to courses at Saint Joseph's College.

Credits (Min/Max):
Students may transfer up to 60 semester credits from an accredited two-year institution, 70 semester credits with an Associate Degree, and up to 90 semester credits from an accredited four-year institution. Transfer grades are not computed in a student's S

Test Scores for Applying:
We accept both SAT (verbal and math only) and ACT scores.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Not required for admission to Saint Joseph's College. Students wishing to transfer to Saint Elizabeth School of nursing must have 3 letters of reference.

Essay(s) required:
Not required

Application Fee:
$25 for domestic students. $35 for international students. Students can apply online for free (

Other Requirements:
Credits earned more than 15 years prior to admission will be evaluated for transfer credit only after the student completes 30 semester credits at SJC.

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Standardized Testing

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Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied: 164

Transfers Accepted: 37

Transfer Percentage Accepted: 92%

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Admissions Data From: Fall 2011



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Note on Costs:
Tuition $26,14 Room and Board $798 *Plus misc. fees

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General Financial Aid Information:
We offer transfer scholarships ranging from $10,000 to $1,000. For more details please visit our website at:

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