General Information About St Vincent's College
St. Vincent's College is a community-based college, faithful to the teachings of the Catholic Church, providing education in nursing and allied health, and the liberal arts and sciences. Hallmarks: Provides access to clinical experiences through affiliation with an on-campus major medical teaching center. Exhibits special concern for the educationally underserved and those with a variety of life experiences and varying religious backgrounds. Provides a curriculum in which caring and compassion are integral to the development of technical and educational competency, encouraging social awareness among faculty and students. Provides an education, which is responsive to the current needs of the local healthcare environment and the greater community. Serves as the foundation for ongoing education, transfer opportunities, professional development and spiritual and personal enrichment. St. Vincent's College derives its mission from the historic commitment of the Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul to care for the sick poor and to educate others for the health care ministry. The mission is based on Judeo-Christian values and Vincentian tradition and is guided by the Core Values of Ascension Health: Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity and Dedication.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Distance learning opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Dual credit
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.Advanced placement (AP) credits
- Roman Catholic
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
- City: Midsize
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 30 Percent Admitted 57% Men Admitted 2% Women Admitted 2% Full Time Retention Rate 100%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 493 Native American 1.0 Asian 14.0 African American 72.0 Hispanic 51.0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 72 Enrolled FullTime Graduates