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The College of St. Scholastica, founded in 1912, is a private, church-affiliated college. Its 160-acre campus is located in a residential area of Duluth.

Website: www.css.edu/

Private
Co-ed
2,481
Undergraduate
Students
(70.9%) 1,760 Women
(29.1%) 721 Men
1,425
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
76% of 1,956 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
February 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.47
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
24 average
22-26 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$53,284
Tuition and Fees
$39,410
Room and Board
$10,340
Average Percent of Need Met
87%
Average Freshman Award
$34,112
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$41,577
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
215
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 18% of classes
10-19 students: 34% of classes
20-29 students: 29% of classes
30-39 students: 14% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 2% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Duluth Population
86,128
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing
49% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Saints
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
1.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.6% Asian
3.6% Black/African-American
3.8% Hispanic/Latino
3.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
84.7% White
0.7% Unknown
International Students
2.1% from 19 countries
First-Year Students Returning
81.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
60.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
97%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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