DeSales University

Acceptance Rate 78.22 %
SAT Average 1,170
2023 Tuition & Fees $42,600
Student Population 3,101
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $22,606

Academic Overview

DeSales University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Center Valley, Pennsylvania. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - professional practice.
DeSales University is affiliated with Roman Catholic.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $42,600 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $21,120.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,101 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 78.22% and the graduation rate is 69% last year.
The salary after graduation from DeSales University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $54,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, DeSales's tuition & fees is $42,600. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $21,120.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at DeSales. The acceptance rate of DeSales is 78.22% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 18.56%. The average graduation rate is 69% and the transfer-out rate is 13%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $22,606 and 84% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,101 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for DeSales University is 78.22 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for DeSales University is 69 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for DeSales University is 13 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for DeSales University is 81 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for DeSales University is 3,101
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for DeSales University is 13 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $22,606 at DeSales University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address2755 Station Avenue, Center Valley, PA 18034-9568
Online Applicationwww.desales.edu/admissions-financial-aid/undergraduate-admissions-aid/how-to-apply
Financial Aidwww.desales.edu/admissions-financial-aid/undergraduate-admissions-aid/financial-aid-scholarships
Net Price Calculatorcvweb02.desales.edu/costestimator/
Veterans Tuitionwww.desales.edu/admissions-financial-aid/military-benefits-services
Disability Servicewww.desales.edu/academics/academic-support-resources/disability-services-office

Offered Degrees

DeSales offers 83 major programs through online and on-site education where 31 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate11
Bachelor's Degree390
Post Bachelor's Degree88
Master's Degree2112
Post Master's Degree75
Doctor's degree - professional practice20

Special Learning Opportunities

DeSales University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,160)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,900)

Veterans Benefits

DeSales University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges