General Information About The College of New Rochelle
The College of New Rochelle, founded in 1904 by the Ursuline Order, is an independent College which is Catholic in origin and heritage. Its primary purpose is the intellectual development of persons through the maintenance of the highest standards of academic excellence and educational growth. From this tradition the College derives its dedication to the education of women and men in the liberal arts and in professional studies. Building on its original commitment to women, the College also reaches out to those who have not previously had access to higher education; it places particular emphasis on the concept of life long learning.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Teacher certification
- Study abroad
- Weekend/evening college
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Dual credit
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Bachelor's degree
- Master's degree
- Post-master's certificate
- Suburb: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 2,472 Percent Admitted 56% Men Admitted 88% Women Admitted 54% Full Time Retention Rate 53%
Submitted ACT & SAT Scores
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Critical Reading 450 530 Math 440 530 Writing 450 530
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 6,869 Native American 21.0 Asian 135.0 African American 2,898.0 Hispanic 674.0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 3,234 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 187