Notre Dame de Namur University

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$33,926

2.75% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$28,167

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

5.88%

Default Rate

2017 Acceptance Rate

93.6%

1,756 Applicants

2017 Enrolled Students

1,613

54.6% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

47.7%

84 Graduates

About

Notre Dame de Namur University is a higher education institution located in San Mateo County, CA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Notre Dame de Namur University were General Business Administration & Management (59 degrees awarded), General Psychology (42 degrees), and General Human Services (25 degrees).

In 2017, 428 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Notre Dame de Namur University. 68.7% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 31.3% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (145 degrees), 1.15 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (126 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Notre Dame de Namur University is $33,926, which is $13,193 more than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,733).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Notre Dame de Namur University is $33,926, which is $13,193 more than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,733).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $28,167.

In 2017, 80% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 70% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$33,926

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Notre Dame de Namur University was $33,926. The cost of tuition at Notre Dame de Namur University is $13,193 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,733).

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Average Net Price

$28,167

2017 Value

2.45%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Notre Dame de Namur University had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $28,167. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Notre Dame de Namur University grew by 2.45%.

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Other Student Expenses

$13,087

Room and Board

$1,844

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Notre Dame de Namur University was of $13,087 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,844. The cost of room and board increased by 3% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies increased by 3.02% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

80%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

70%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

80% of undergraduate students at Notre Dame de Namur University received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a decline of 4.76% with respect to 2016, when 84% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

5.88%

2016 Default Rate

40

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Notre Dame de Namur University was 5.88%, which represents 40 out of the 680 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Notre Dame de Namur University received 1,756 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 42.3% annual growth. Out of those 1,756 applicants, 1,644 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 93.6% acceptance rate.

There were 1,613 students enrolled at Notre Dame de Namur University in 2017, and 76% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Notre Dame de Namur University has an overall enrollment yield of 10.3%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

93.6%

Acceptance Rate in 2017

1,644

Accepted Out of 1,756

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Notre Dame de Namur University was 93.6% (1,644 admissions from 1,756 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 96.7%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants grew by 42.3%, while admissions grew by 37.8%.

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SAT Scores

76%

Submission Percentage

130

Scores Submitted

76% of enrolled first-time students at Notre Dame de Namur University in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Notre Dame de Namur University has a total enrollment of 1,613 students. The full-time enrollment at Notre Dame de Namur University is 881 students and the part-time enrollment is 732. This means that 54.6% of students enrolled at Notre Dame de Namur University are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Notre Dame de Namur University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 34.5% Hispanic or Latino, 29% White, 11.2% Asian, 5.33% Black or African American, 5.15% Two or More Races, 2.11% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.372% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Notre Dame de Namur University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Hispanic or Latino Female (34.1%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (12.4%) and White Female (11.6%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority Hispanic or Latino Female (25.8%), followed by White Female (23.9%) and Asian Female (5.52%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

54.6%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Notre Dame de Namur University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 1,613 students. The full-time enrollment at Notre Dame de Namur University is 881 and the part-time enrollment is 732. This means that 54.6% of students enrolled at Notre Dame de Namur University are enrolled full-time compared with 68.6% at similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

68%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Notre Dame de Namur University was 68%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (75%), Notre Dame de Namur University had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. Hispanic or Latino

    556

  2. White

    467

  3. Asian

    181

The enrolled student population at Notre Dame de Namur University is 34.5% Hispanic or Latino, 29% White, 11.2% Asian, 5.33% Black or African American, 5.15% Two or More Races, 2.11% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.372% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Masters Colleges and Universities is 54.4% White, 15% Hispanic or Latino, and 13.2% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 92 students (5.7%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 160 more women than men received degrees from Notre Dame de Namur University. The majority of degree recipients at Notre Dame de Namur University are white (145 degrees awarded). There were 1.15 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (126 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Notre Dame de Namur University is General Business Administration & Management (59 degrees awarded), followed by General Psychology (42 degrees) and General Human Services (25 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Notre Dame de Namur University, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Public Administration and Social Service (50 degrees awarded), Psychology (65 degrees), and Biology (36 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Notre Dame de Namur University are Physicians (432,795 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (405,450 people), Other managers (324,397 people), Social workers, all other (272,895 people), and Postsecondary teachers (257,410 people).

The most specialized majors at Notre Dame de Namur University are Public Administration and Social Service (50 degrees awarded), Psychology (65 degrees), Biology (36 degrees), English (13 degrees), and Communications (23 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Notre Dame de Namur University are Surgeons, Electrical & electronics engineers, Physicians, Dentists, and Magnetic resonance imaging technologists

The most specialized majors at Notre Dame de Namur University are Public Administration and Social Service (50 degrees awarded), Psychology (65 degrees), Biology (36 degrees), English (13 degrees), and Communications (23 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Notre Dame de Namur University are Elementary & secondary schools (856,370 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (719,683 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (627,332 people), Outpatient care centers (263,487 people), and Individual & family services (239,390 people).

The most specialized majors at Notre Dame de Namur University are Public Administration and Social Service (50 degrees awarded), Psychology (65 degrees), Biology (36 degrees), English (13 degrees), and Communications (23 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Notre Dame de Namur University.

Most Common

  1. 59 degrees awarded

  2. 42 degrees awarded

  3. 25 degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Notre Dame de Namur University was General Business Administration & Management with 59 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 134

  2. 294

In 2017, 134 degrees were awarded to men at Notre Dame de Namur University, which is 0.456 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (294).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 46 degrees were awarded to men at Notre Dame de Namur University in General Business Administration & Management, which is 0.92 times less than the 50 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 50 degrees were awarded to women at Notre Dame de Namur University in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.09 times more than the 46 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

28%

100% Completion Time

42%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 28% of students graduating from Notre Dame de Namur University completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 42% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 45% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Two or More Races Female

Highest Graduation Rate (75%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Notre Dame de Namur University is Female and Two or More Races (75% graduation rate). Across all Masters Colleges and Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 8.33% of graduates (7 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    145 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    126 degrees awarded

  3. Asian

    68 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Notre Dame de Namur University is white (145 degrees awarded). There were 1.15 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (126 degrees).

1.87% of degree recipients (8 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    96 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino Female

    95 degrees awarded

  3. White Male

    49 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Notre Dame de Namur University is white female (96 degrees awarded). There were 1.01 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino female (95 degrees).

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Operations

Notre Dame de Namur University has an endowment valued at nearly $22.5M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $2.57M (11.4%), compared to the 6.94% average return ($2.3M on $33.1M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2017, Notre Dame de Namur University had a total salary expenditure of $36.8M. Notre Dame de Namur University employs 27 Professors, 12 Assistant professors, and 8 Associate professors. Most academics at Notre Dame de Namur University are Male Professors (16), Female Professors(11), and Female Assistant professors (11).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Notre Dame de Namur University are: Management, with 26 employees, Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media, with 23 employees, and Service with 19 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$22.5M

2017 Endowment

9.11%

growth from 2016

Notre Dame de Namur University has an endowment valued at about $22.5M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Notre Dame de Namur University grew 9.11% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $10.6M lower than than the median endowment of Masters Colleges and Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Masters Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $2.71M - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Notre Dame de Namur University received $2.71M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$17.1M

2017 Salaries

1.3%

decline from 2016

In 2017, Notre Dame de Namur University paid a median of $17.1M in salaries, which represents 46.4% of their overall expenditure ($36.8M) and a 1.3% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 7.4% decline from 2015 and a 0.152% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Masters Colleges and Universities is 31.4M (40.5% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$4.04M

Instructional Salaries

49

Number of Employees

In 2017, Notre Dame de Namur University paid a total of $4.04M to 49 employees working as instructors, which represents 23.7% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $16.8M (34%) for similar Masters Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor

Most Common Instructor

27 Employees

Management

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

26 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Notre Dame de Namur University were Professor with 27 employees; Assistant professor with 12 employees; and Assistant professor with 8 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Notre Dame de Namur University were Management with 26 employees; Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 23 employees; and Service with 19 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Professor

  2. Female Professor

  3. Female Assistant professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Notre Dame de Namur University was Male Professor with 16 employees, Female Professor with 11 employees, and Female Assistant professor with 11 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Notre Dame de Namur University.

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