Quincy University in Quincy

Quincy, IL

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Overview

Quincy University offers 136-degree programs and 16 via distance education. Student-to-faculty ratio is 14:1. 1 high safety campus. Acceptance Rate is 89%. The most popular test is SAT - 3% of students submitted it in comparison to 96% of students who submitted ACT. 37.2% are women, and 62.8% are men. Quincy University is a member of 6 athletic associations. The average annual total cost of attendance at Quincy University is 16734$, that is above national average. Total price of living is between $30972 and $39940 per year. 50% of full-time Quincy University students completed their education in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is at the level of national average. Average salary after attending is $38,300, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Quincy University is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).

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$16,734
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By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Quincy University students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$14,612
$30,001 - $48,000$13,667
$48,001 - $75,000$15,704
$75,001 - $110,000$19,516
$110,001+$20,021

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school record
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Recommended:

  • Secondary school rank
  • Completion of college-preparatory program
  • Recommendations

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Finance

Charges:

  • Typical room charge for academic year: 5500

  • Typical board charge for academic year: -

  • Combined charge for room and board: -

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Percent of students with financial aid

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20%

Types of financial aids

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975 of Quincy University undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 89 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Quincy University number 48 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Illinois.

Students at Quincy University awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal, state, local or institutional grant aid.

Salary After Attending

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$38,300

According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Yellow Ribbon Program

Credit for military training

Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges

Disability services

3%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition guaranteed plan

Tuition payment plan

Tuition guarantee is a program which guarantees to entering first-time students that tuition will not increase for the years they are enrolled. These guarantees are generally time-bound for four or five years.

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in Quincy University.

Study abroad

Weekend/evening college

Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)

Teacher certification: students can complete their preparation in certain areas of specialization

Teacher certification: students must complete their preparation at another institution for certain areas of specialization

Teacher certification: approved by the state for initial certification or licensure of teachers

Study abroad - programs and arrangements giving students a possibility to complete part of the college program studying in another country.

Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

Teacher certifications programs are designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers in elementary, middle/junior high, and secondary schools.

Athletic associations

  • Member of National Athletic Association
  • Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
  • NCAA/NAIA member for football
  • NCAA/NAIA member for basketball
  • NCAA/NAIA member for baseball
  • NCAA/NAIA member for cross country/track

Graduation Rate

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50%
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Quincy University graduation rate is below the national average.

50% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Quincy University completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This index doesn’t take into consideration students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading picture. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare institutions.

Applying information

Average number of admissions to one applicant

1 : 1

Average number of applicants to one enrolled

6 : 1

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school record
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Recommended:

  • Secondary school rank
  • Completion of college-preparatory program
  • Recommendations

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Acceptance Rate

The percentage of students given offers out of all those that applied.

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89%

In comparison to National Average

Quincy University acceptance rate is above national average.

In comparison to state Average

Average acceptance rate for institutions in state is 68%, so acceptance rate value is above state average for 21%.

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89%
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In comparison to an average acceptance rate in of colleges in $10k - $20k price range

Average acceptance rate for all institutions in state in the same net price range is 66%, so Quincy University acceptance rate value is above state net price average for 23%.

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89%
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Admissions yield

Of those that receive offers to enroll, this is the percent of students that actually do enroll. It is equal to the number of students that enroll divided by the number of accepted students multiplied by 100.
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27%

Total

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27%

Full time

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0%

Part time

Retention rate

Full-time retention rate

69%

Part-time retention rate

0%

The Quincy University full-time retention rate is 69% and part-time retention rate is 0%.

Retention rate is the percentage of the institution's first-time first-year undergraduate students who continue at that institution the next year. E.g., full-time students who study in the fall semester and keep on studying in the same program next fall semester are included in the retention rate.

Retention rate is an important indicator: if it is high, it demonstrates that school has quality curriculum, pleasant student environments and cultures as more students choose to continue their studies.

SAT/ACT scores

SAT scores

Percent of first-time degree/certificate-seeking Quincy University students submitting SAT scores

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3%

Composite SAT Range (25th - 75th):
910 - 1110

SAT Range by section (25th - 75th)
Critical Reading: 480 - 590
Math: 430 - 520
Writing: 0 - 0

SAT Test Score Range

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ACT scores

Percent of first-time degree/certificate-seeking Quincy University students submitting ACT scores

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96%

Composite ACT Range (25th - 75th):
19 - 24

ACT Range by section (25th - 75th)
English: 18 - 24
Math: 17 - 24
Writing: 0 - 0

ACT Test Score Range

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SAT Score Converter

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Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Quincy University is 14:1, that means that for every 14 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

14:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

6

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Students enrollment in distance education

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In Quincy University the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown

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Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Quincy University and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in Illinois.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Main Campus

The campus located by 1800 College Ave address in Quincy, Illinois.

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Main Campus in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Quincy University with 1.17% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Main Campus are burglary, aggravated assault, and arson.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Quincy University offers 136 programs in total: 123 are for Bachelor's degree, 10 - for Master's degree, and 3 are Associate's degree.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 312 universities in Illinois state. Quincy University is one of the few institutions in Illinois that offers an Associate's degree program.

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Number of degree programs offered via distance education

There are 16 distance learning programs that are offered in the Quincy University: 10 are for Master's degree and 6 are Bachelor's degree.

Note, that programs offered via distance education might be entirely online as well as partially online and contain real-time elements. So explore each program to make sure you can commit.

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Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Illinois state average data to help you compare.

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Quincy University provides coursework for undergraduate students and graduate students.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 1090 students with 32692 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period. The enrollment for graduates was 152 with 3641 credit hours.

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Location & Website

Address: 1800 College Ave

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Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +2172228020

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: quincy.edu

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