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Sacred Heart University Student Demographics & Graduation Rate Information

Fairfield, CT

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
6,158
Women
4,090 (66.5%)
Men
2,068 (33.6%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
5,348
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.1% Asian
4.7% Black/African-American
12.6% Hispanic/Latino
2.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
73.6% White
4.5% Unknown
International Students.
1.4%
Average Age
21
All Graduate Students
2,998

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
83.5%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
68.4%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
72.5%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
73.0%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
10%
Average Starting Salary
10%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
Disciplines Pursued
Business 5%
Law 2%
Dentistry 0.5%
Arts and Sciences 10%
Medicine 0.5%
Education 17%
Other 6%

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