Seton Hall University

South Orange, NJ

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 5,924
Graduate Enrollment: 3,818
Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: Roman Catholic

Campus Details

Suburb: Large (outside principal city, in urbanized area with population of 250,000 or more)
Four-year, medium, primarily residential // full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 76.61%

Male/Female: 46% / 54% (2017)

First generation college students: 27.9% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 1.4% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.5% (2010)

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,298
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 1200 - 1370

2022 Median Admit ACT: 29
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 26 - 32

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 78.1% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 68.2% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 58.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 48.3% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 50.3%
Black: 9.0%
Hispanic: 21.0%
Asian: 10.7%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.2%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 4.1%
Non-resident alien: 1.9%
Unknown race: 2.7%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $62,269
In-State tuition: $46,880
Out-of-State tuition: $46,880

Estimated books and supplies: $1,000 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $15,836 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $3,000 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $15,836 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $3,000 (2022)

Average Family Income: $94,516 (2017)
Median Family Income: $63,428 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 25.4%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 49.0%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $22,750 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $241 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $20,352
$30k-48k $23,650
$48k-75k $30,391
$75k-110k $34,592
$110k+ $39,370

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 66%
6-year graduation rate: 72%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 94.8% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $22,750 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $8,250 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $18,288 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $18,970 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 75.5% (2015)
@3 year 81.9% (2017)
@5 year 86.0% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 52.6% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 56.7% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $48,470 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $66,108 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Bachelor's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 24 $26,000 $276 $51,638 ($4,303)
Bachelor's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 6
Bachelor's Degree Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 3
First Professional Degree Law. 139 $1,310 $69,650 ($5,804) $109,479 ($9,123)
Master's Degree Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies. 100 $546 $84,665 ($7,055) $115,233 ($9,603)
Master's Degree Legal Professions and Studies, Other. 4
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 30 $25,139 $256 $46,886 ($3,907) $49,473 ($4,123)
Master's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 14 $21,744 ($1,812) $54,804 ($4,567)
Bachelor's Degree Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies. 7
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 186 $25,000 $246 $33,254 ($2,771) $57,533 ($4,794)
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 142 $21,500 $215 $27,570 ($2,298) $81,601 ($6,800)
Master's Degree Biology, General. 7
Bachelor's Degree Anthropology. 3
Bachelor's Degree Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology. 22 $19,500 $204
Master's Degree Microbiological Sciences and Immunology. 2
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 15
Bachelor's Degree Applied Mathematics. 14
Master's Degree Museology/Museum Studies. 15 $37,611 ($3,134)
Bachelor's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 35 $24,125 $266 $37,051 ($3,088) $58,423 ($4,869)
Bachelor's Degree Philosophy. 24 $19,250 $204 $44,778 ($3,732)
Bachelor's Degree Religion/Religious Studies. 7
Master's Degree Religion/Religious Studies. 6
Bachelor's Degree Theological and Ministerial Studies. 14
Master's Degree Theological and Ministerial Studies. 35
Bachelor's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 22 $23,500 $228 $23,924 ($1,994) $33,401 ($2,783)
Bachelor's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 7
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 2
Bachelor's Degree Music. 1
Master's Degree Communication Disorders Sciences and Services. 49 $868 $59,114 ($4,926) $72,487 ($6,041)
Master's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 57 $466 $58,553 ($4,879) $87,901 ($7,325)
Master's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 72 $898 $105,029 ($8,752) $111,054 ($9,255)
Master's Degree Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 32 $640 $45,069 ($3,756)
Master's Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 57 $898 $63,644 ($5,304) $74,119 ($6,177)
First Professional Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 71
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 126 $27,000 $236 $80,700 ($6,725) $86,863 ($7,239)
Master's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 59 $626 $95,552 ($7,963) $116,687 ($9,724)
First Professional Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 5
Doctoral Degree Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other. 7
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 1
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 157
Master's Degree Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries. 1
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 9
Master's Degree Chemistry. 5
Doctoral Degree Chemistry. 6
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 18 $22,250 $236
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 56 $20,500 $207 $29,523 ($2,460) $44,782 ($3,732)
Master's Degree Psychology, General. 13 $56,198 ($4,683)
Master's Degree Research and Experimental Psychology. 11
Doctoral Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 7
Graduate/Professional Certificate Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 39
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 45 $23,250 $228 $30,202 ($2,517) $52,453 ($4,371)
Master's Degree Public Administration. 20 $52,272 ($4,356) $74,211 ($6,184)
Bachelor's Degree Social Work. 28 $25,721 $252 $46,828 ($3,902) $48,702 ($4,059)
Master's Degree Social Work. 23 $688 $48,299 ($4,025)
Bachelor's Degree Economics. 26 $21,413 $227 $50,518 ($4,210) $64,328 ($5,361)
Bachelor's Degree International Relations and National Security Studies. 73 $22,500 $217 $38,663 ($3,222) $50,300 ($4,192)
Master's Degree International Relations and National Security Studies. 44 $605 $54,451 ($4,538) $68,286 ($5,691)
Doctoral Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 3
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 44 $25,000 $252 $29,895 ($2,491) $53,234 ($4,436)
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 10 $50,726 ($4,227)
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 75 $25,000 $259 $62,829 ($5,236) $87,039 ($7,253)
Master's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 60 $330 $72,859 ($6,072) $91,727 ($7,644)
Bachelor's Degree Business/Managerial Economics. 20 $21,522 $218 $58,966 ($4,914) $85,800 ($7,150)
Bachelor's Degree Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 5
Bachelor's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 141 $22,808 $228 $58,807 ($4,901) $76,566 ($6,381)
Bachelor's Degree Human Resources Management and Services. 33 $23,032 $212 $48,127 ($4,011) $66,852 ($5,571)
Master's Degree Human Resources Management and Services. 70 $348 $108,328 ($9,027) $87,168 ($7,264)
Bachelor's Degree Management Information Systems and Services. 71 $23,250 $246 $65,506 ($5,459) $91,225 ($7,602)
Bachelor's Degree Marketing. 97 $23,250 $228 $44,453 ($3,704) $70,858 ($5,905)
Bachelor's Degree History. 22 $23,433 $262 $43,695 ($3,641) $50,946 ($4,246)
Master's Degree History. 5
Bachelor's Degree Area Studies. 5
Master's Degree Area Studies. 4
Bachelor's Degree Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies. 2
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 15 $43,339 ($3,612)
Master's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 9 $53,357 ($4,446) $80,512 ($6,709)
Bachelor's Degree Journalism. 3
Bachelor's Degree Radio, Television, and Digital Communication. 38 $27,000 $276 $37,282 ($3,107) $54,713 ($4,559)
Bachelor's Degree Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication. 28 $19,439 $201 $35,685 ($2,974)
Master's Degree Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication. 9
Bachelor's Degree Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other. 22 $36,437 ($3,036) $53,483 ($4,457)
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 16 $68,281 ($5,690)
Master's Degree Curriculum and Instruction. 6
Master's Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 12 $458 $76,406 ($6,367) $82,749 ($6,896)
Doctoral Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 61 $613 $113,431 ($9,453) $122,815 ($10,235)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Educational Administration and Supervision. 43
Bachelor's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 25 $25,000 $265 $70,367 ($5,864)
Master's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 10
Master's Degree Student Counseling and Personnel Services. 31 $562 $51,750 ($4,313) $59,340 ($4,945)
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 52 $27,000 $286 $51,782 ($4,315) $52,739 ($4,395)
Bachelor's Degree Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services. 13


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $93,078
Full time faculty: 93%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 15.0

School's endowment start of year: $270,000,000 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $336,330,000 (2022)