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St. Joseph's College - Long Island Campus
Patchogue, NY
St. Joseph's College - Long Island Campus is a private, liberal arts college established in 1978. The 28-acre lakeside campus is located in the village of Patchogue in Suffolk County, Long Island.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 3,075
   Women 2,013 (65.5%)
   Men 1,062 (34.5%)
Graduate Students 839
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 72% of 1,770 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.60
SAT Math 532 average
480-580 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 517 average
470-560 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 23 average
21-25 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests   X    
Essay   X    
Extracurricular Activities   X    
Cost of Attendance Not available
  Tuition and Fees $25,124
  Room and Board Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met 74%
Average Freshman Award $17,511
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 113
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 26% of classes
10-19 students: 36% of classes
20-29 students: 32% of classes
30-39 students: 6% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
Patchogue Population 12,253
Nearest Metropolitan Area New York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee  
Students in College Housing  
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Golden Eagle
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.6% Asian
4.9% Black/African-American
11.4% Hispanic/Latino
1.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
68.1% White
12.0% Unknown
International Students Not reported
First-Year Students Returning 87.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 59.1%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported