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Villanova University

School Profile

  • Villanova UniversityPrivate Four-year University in Villanova, PA - InternetDict
  • Acceptance Rate: 39%
  • Accreditation: Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools
  • Roman Catholic Church

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Students: 7,161
First-year Undergraduate Students: 1,604
Undergraduate Students Who are Seeking Degree: 6,884
Graduate Students: 2,373

Degree Programs Offered and Courses List

  • Bachelor of Accounting
  • Bachelor of Art History/Criticism/Conservation
  • Bachelor of Astronomy
  • Bachelor of Astrophysics
  • Bachelor of Biology
  • Bachelor of Business Administration/Management
  • Bachelor of Business/Managerial Economics
  • Bachelor of Chemical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Classics
  • Bachelor of Communications/Rhetoric
  • Bachelor of Computer Engineering - General
  • Bachelor of Computer/Information Sciences - General
  • Bachelor of Economics
  • Bachelor of Electrical/Communications Engineering
  • Bachelor of Elementary Education
  • Bachelor of English Language & Literature - General
  • Bachelor of Finance/Banking
  • Bachelor of French
  • Bachelor of Geography
  • Bachelor of German
  • Bachelor of History - General
  • Bachelor of Human Services
  • Bachelor of Information Sciences/Systems
  • Bachelor of Italian
  • Bachelor of Law Enforcement Administration
  • Bachelor of Management Information Systems
  • Bachelor of Marketing Management
  • Bachelor of Mathematics - General
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Nursing (RN)
  • Bachelor of Philosophy
  • Bachelor of Physics
  • Bachelor of Political Science/Government
  • Bachelor of Predentistry
  • Bachelor of Premedicine
  • Bachelor of Psychology - General
  • Bachelor of Religion/Religious Studies
  • Bachelor of Secondary Education
  • Bachelor of Sociology
  • Bachelor of Spanish

Online Degrees and Certificates

  • Online Undergraduate Courses
  • Undergraduate Distance Class
  • Online Associate's Degrees
  • Online Bachelor's Degrees
  • Online Graduate Courses
  • Graduate Distance Class
  • Online Master's Degrees
  • Online Doctoral Degrees


  • In-state tuition and fees: $38,820
  • Out-of-state tuition and fees: $38,820

International Students Admissions Requirements

  • SAT Reasoning Test/ACT: Required
  • TOEFL: required for international applicants
  • Minimum Paper-Based TOEFL score: 550
  • Minimum Computer-Based TOEFL score: 213
  • TOEFL (paper) average score: 631
  • Average TOEFL Score (Computer-based): 255
  • TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: 102


Member: NCAA
Team name: Wildcats


  • Ranked #1 Regional Universities (North)
  • Ranked #69 Best Undergraduate Business Programs
  • Ranked #10 Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs
  • Ranked #8 Civil
  • Ranked #1 Best Value Schools
  • Ranked #59 Part-time M.B.A.
  • Ranked #84 Best Law Schools
  • Ranked #67 Law Firms Rank Schools
  • Ranked #16 Tax Law
  • Ranked #64 Nursing
  • Ranked #32 Nursing-Anesthesia
  • Ranked #90 Public Affairs

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Admissions Address

800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085-1672
(610) 519-4000
Fax: (610) 519-6450
Contact: Michael Gaynor
Director of University Admission

Entering Class Stats

Fall 2010 Selectivity
Selectivity more selective
Fall 2010 acceptance rate 45%
Early decision acceptance rate N/A
Early action acceptance rate 42%
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 47%

Fall 2010 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments
Applicants 14,361
Female applicants 7,221
Male applicants 7,140
Applicants accepted 6,483
Female applicants accepted 3,292
Male applicants accepted 3,191
Freshman enrollment 1,649
Female freshman enrollment 820
Male freshman enrollment 829
Early decision applicants N/A
Early decision applicants accepted N/A
Early decision applicants enrolled N/A
Early action applicants 5,884
Early action applicants accepted 2,463
Early action applicants enrolled 457
Total enrolled incoming freshmen who were accepted under early acceptance or early action 28%

Fall 2010 Wait List
School has a wait list Yes
Applicants placed on wait list 5,054
Students accepting place on wait list 2,420
Students accepted from wait list 494

Fall 2010 High School Rank
Freshman students submitting high school class standing 35%

Fall 2010 High School GPA
Freshman students submitting high school GPA 93%
Average high school GPA 3.8
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range 3.6-4

Fall 2010 Freshman SAT Scores
Freshman students submitting SAT scores 73%
SAT Critical Reading average score 632
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 590-680
SAT Critical Reading score breakdown
SAT Math average score 660
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 620-710
SAT Writing average score 640
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range 600-690
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range N/A

Fall 2010 Freshman ACT Scores
Freshman students submitting ACT scores 27%
Average ACT Composite score 29
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range 28-31
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range N/A
ACT English score breakdown N/A
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range N/A
ACT Math score breakdown N/A

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