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College of St. Elizabeth
Morristown, NJ
The College of Saint Elizabeth, founded in 1899, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college for women; some men are enrolled part-time. Its 200-acre campus, including prominent buildings in the Gothic Revival style, is located in Morristown, in northern New Jersey.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational No, women only
Undergraduate Students 763
   Women 646 (84.7%)
   Men 117 (15.3%)
Graduate Students 437
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 66% of 1,626 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 2.82
SAT Math 413 average
350-470 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 413 average
363-458 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 19 average
17-20 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 $48,534
  Tuition and Fees $32,282
  Room and Board $12,744
Average Percent of Need Met Not reported
Average Freshman Award Not reported
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
Not reported
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 48
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 32% of classes
10-19 students: 56% of classes
20-29 students: 9% of classes
30-39 students: 4% of classes
Morristown Population 18,411
Nearest Metropolitan Area New York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 88% of freshmen, 40% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Eagles
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
3.2% Asian
33.9% Black/African-American
22.7% Hispanic/Latino
2.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.3% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
27.6% White
9.5% Unknown
International Students 3.0% from 8 countries
First-Year Students Returning 71.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 37.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported