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Holy Names UniversityOakland, CA
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University of Southern CaliforniaLos Angeles, CA
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#38 in Federal Region IX Universities
Private (not-for-profit), four-years
Master's College and University (medium programs)
School TypePrivate (not-for-profit), four-years
Research University (very high research activity)
Offered Degrees
Bachelor's, Post-BS Certificate, Master's, Post-MS CertificateOffered DegreeBachelor's, Post-BS Certificate, Master's, Post-MS Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice), Doctorate (Other)
Tuition & Fees
cheaper$40,904Undergraduate Tuitionexpensive$61,503
cheaper$18,590Graduate Tuitionexpensive$61,396
Less$32,192Average Financial Aid AmountMore$39,909
-Test Scores1,475 SAT
34 ACT
Easier95.31%Acceptance RateTighter12.51%
(Enrollment Rate)
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Application Requirements
(Required or Recommended to submit)
High School GPA
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
Dual Credits
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Credit for Military Training
Accepted CreditsAdvanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for Military Training
Smaller1,014Total EnrollmentLarger46,287
Smaller709Undergraduate Student PopulationLarger19,786
Smaller305Graduate Student PopulationLarger26,501
Smaller1,014Online Student PopulationLarger37,923
Completion & Outcomes
Lower58%Graduate RateHigher92%
3%Transfer-out Rate-
Lower66%Retention RateHigher91%
Special Learning Opportunity
Evening/Weekend College
Teacher Certificate
Special learning OpportunityROTC
Study Abroad
✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 440)Campus Housing✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 8,700)
✔ (Typical Annual Charge: $6,378)Board/Meal Plan✔ (Typical Annual Charge: $6,102)
Less Students per Faculty7 to 1Student to Faculty RatioMore Students per Faculty9 to 1
183Number of faculties3,708
Lower$80,637Average Faculty SalaryHigher$139,069
*Ranking data is from College Evaluator.