Dominican University

country rank  832
world rank  2646

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University Overview

Established in 1901, Dominican University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of River Forest (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Illinois. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Learning Commission, Dominican University (Dominican) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Dominican University (Dominican) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 118 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym Dominican
Founded 1901
Motto Caritas et Veritas
Charity and Truth

University Location

Address 7900 W Division Street
River Forest (population range: 10,000-49,999)
60305 Illinois
United States
T +1 (708) 366 2490
F +1 (708) 524 5990

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
Int'l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 7900 West Division
River Forest 60305-1099
+1 (708) 524 6461
800 8288475

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 400-499
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic Dominican - www.op.org

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Dominican University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Higher Learning Commission


Year of first Accreditation

1921


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
  • American Library Association (ALA), Committee on Accreditation
  • Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
  • National Council for Teacher Education (NCATE)
  • Accreditation Review Commission for the Physician Assistant, Inc (ARC-PA)
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
  • Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019