St. Thomas University

Miami Gardens, FL

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,797
Graduate Enrollment: 2,313
Doctoral/Professional Universities
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Hispanic focused instituion
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, inclusive, higher transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 70.86%

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

First generation college students: 41.3% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 8.9% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 1.6% (2011)

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 971
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 860 - 1060

2022 Median Admit ACT: 19
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 16 - 21

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 70.3% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 48.1% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 36.2% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 27.9% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 10.1%
Black: 35.9%
Hispanic: 34.2%
Asian: 0.4%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.1%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.2%
2+ races: 4.0%
Non-resident alien: 10.6%
Unknown race: 4.5%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $50,484
In-State tuition: $32,940
Out-of-State tuition: $32,940

Estimated books and supplies: $360 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $12,130 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $5,016 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $14,688 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $5,016 (2022)

Average Family Income: $40,982 (2017)
Median Family Income: $26,170 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 22.7%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 24.4%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $19,125 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $203 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $26,243
$30k-48k $26,319
$48k-75k $27,187
$75k-110k $30,571
$110k+ $30,184

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 34%
6-year graduation rate: 41%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 94.2% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $19,125 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $5,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $9,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $9,500 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 45.2% (2015)
@3 year 55.6% (2017)
@5 year 61.8% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 35.6% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 37.1% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $36,395 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $49,557 (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 Computer Science. 4
Master's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 4
Master's Degree International Business. 4
Master's Degree Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies. 9
Doctoral Degree Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies. 2
Graduate/Professional Certificate Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies. 7
Graduate/Professional Certificate Legal Professions and Studies, Other. 57 $1,795 $44,769 ($3,731)
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 5
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 2
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 18
Master's Degree Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences. 5
Bachelor's Degree International/Global Studies. 1
Bachelor's Degree Theological and Ministerial Studies. 4
Master's Degree Theological and Ministerial Studies. 8
Doctoral Degree Theological and Ministerial Studies. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Criminal Justice and Corrections. 6
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 11 $25,000 $265 $44,795 ($3,733)
Master's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 8
Bachelor's Degree Fire Protection. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other. 2
Bachelor's Degree Economics. 3
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 5
Master's Degree Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 17 $711 $37,895 ($3,158)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 1
Master's Degree Bioethics/Medical Ethics. 9
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 9 $35,500 $310
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 8
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 10
Master's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 7
Master's Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 51 $350 $57,616 ($4,801) $62,011 ($5,168)
Doctoral Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 45 $652 $71,884 ($5,990)
Master's Degree Educational/Instructional Media Design. 2
Master's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 4 $60,094 ($5,008)
Master's Degree Student Counseling and Personnel Services. 9
Graduate/Professional Certificate Student Counseling and Personnel Services. 4
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 8
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 10 $51,112 ($4,259)
First Professional Degree Law. 173
Master's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 2
Bachelor's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 6
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 48 $23,342 $183 $38,217 ($3,185) $52,635 ($4,386)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 71 $333 $52,979 ($4,415) $57,165 ($4,764)
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 9
Master's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 15 $457 $77,922 ($6,494)
Bachelor's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 7
Bachelor's Degree Hospitality Administration/Management. 1
Bachelor's Degree International Business. 9
Bachelor's Degree Marketing. 3
Graduate/Professional Certificate Marketing. 2
Master's Degree Telecommunications Management. 10
Bachelor's Degree History. 1
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 12


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $81,720
Full time faculty: 100%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 10.0

School's endowment start of year: $31,262,200 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $40,042,465 (2022)