Selected Colleges Comparison

Academic OverviewKey Fact

Institutional Characteristics

The following table compares the basic academic information between selected colleges. By school type, all 5 selected colleges are private. By school level, all 5 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
Academic Comparison - Selected Colleges
NameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
Bryn Mawr CollegeBryn Mawr, PAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Carlow UniversityPittsburgh, PAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Elizabethtown CollegeElizabethtown, PAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master
Saint Francis UniversityLoretto, PAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Villanova UniversityVillanova, PAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $42,159 for State residents and $43,117 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 61.60% and graduation rate is 74.00%. The following table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
Key Facts Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateGraduation RateStudent Faculty RatioStudent Population
Bryn Mawr College $54,440 38% 85% 9:11,634
Carlow University $31,446 94% 58% 12:11,976
Elizabethtown College $32,960 86% 72% 11:11,881
Saint Francis University $39,278 59% 63% 14:12,769
Villanova University $57,460 31% 92% 11:111,032
Average$42,159 / $43,11761.60%74.00%11.40:13,858