University of St Thomas

Saint Paul, MN

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 6,030
Graduate Enrollment: 3,280
Doctoral/Professional Universities
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: Roman Catholic

Campus Details

Large City (>250k)
Four-year, medium, primarily residential // full-time, selective, lower transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 75.53%

Male/Female: 51% / 49% (2017)

First generation college students: 13.8% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 2.3% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.6% (2011)

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,222
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 1120 - 1380

2022 Median Admit ACT: 25
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 22 - 28

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 64.6% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 44.2% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 31.4% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 21.7% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 72.1%
Black: 4.6%
Hispanic: 7.0%
Asian: 4.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.2%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 3.8%
Non-resident alien: 3.3%
Unknown race: 4.2%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $60,092
In-State tuition: $48,329
Out-of-State tuition: $48,329

Estimated books and supplies: $1,000 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $11,812 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $2,509 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $14,386 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $2,509 (2022)

Average Family Income: $126,516 (2017)
Median Family Income: $94,929 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 17.8%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 44.8%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $23,250 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $246 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $26,331
$30k-48k $28,505
$48k-75k $24,627
$75k-110k $25,330
$110k+ $30,383

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 69%
6-year graduation rate: 78%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 97.3% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $23,250 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $8,250 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $19,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $21,000 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 84.5% (2015)
@3 year 87.1% (2017)
@5 year 91.7% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 67.9% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 67.7% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $53,323 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $66,580 (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 Fine and Studio Arts. 5
Graduate/Professional Certificate Computer Software and Media Applications. 47
Graduate/Professional Certificate Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 4
Master's Degree Curriculum and Instruction. 16
Master's Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 25 $42,135 ($3,511) $68,744 ($5,729)
Doctoral Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 21
Graduate/Professional Certificate Educational Administration and Supervision. 1
Master's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 131 $56,929 ($4,744) $62,389 ($5,199)
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 29 $27,000 $270 $40,023 ($3,335) $47,276 ($3,940)
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 39 $48,675 ($4,056)
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 24 $27,000 $286 $44,433 ($3,703)
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 26 $56,694 ($4,725)
Master's Degree Education, Other. 18 $92,856 ($7,738)
Doctoral Degree Education, Other. 6
Graduate/Professional Certificate Education, Other. 16
Bachelor's Degree Civil Engineering. 3
Bachelor's Degree Computer Engineering. 7
Bachelor's Degree Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 33 $27,000 $277 $70,962 ($5,914) $91,888 ($7,657)
Master's Degree Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 16
Graduate/Professional Certificate Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 2
Bachelor's Degree Mechanical Engineering. 101 $27,000 $286 $64,855 ($5,405) $84,744 ($7,062)
Master's Degree Mechanical Engineering. 18 $93,364 ($7,780) $97,424 ($8,119)
Master's Degree Systems Engineering. 13
Bachelor's Degree Religion/Religious Studies. 41 $19,500 $207 $32,214 ($2,685) $42,622 ($3,552)
Master's Degree Religion/Religious Studies. 9
Master's Degree Religious Education. 1
Master's Degree Theological and Ministerial Studies. 16
Master's Degree Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries. 3
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 8
Bachelor's Degree Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences. 5
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 10
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 44 $27,000 $286 $34,656 ($2,888) $51,174 ($4,265)
Master's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 46 $556 $46,519 ($3,877) $54,942 ($4,579)
Doctoral Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 16 $79,762 ($6,647)
Master's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 14 $88,419 ($7,368)
Master's Degree Public Policy Analysis. 4
Bachelor's Degree Social Work. 10 $47,656 ($3,971)
Master's Degree Social Work. 135 $466 $52,116 ($4,343) $61,896 ($5,158)
Doctoral Degree Social Work. 17 $749 $68,231 ($5,686)
Bachelor's Degree Criminology. 18 $27,000 $285 $37,849 ($3,154) $56,600 ($4,717)
Bachelor's Degree Economics. 55 $24,600 $257 $54,563 ($4,547) $68,704 ($5,725)
Bachelor's Degree Geography and Cartography. 6
Bachelor's Degree International Relations and National Security Studies. 7
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 25 $22,750 $236 $55,426 ($4,619)
Master's Degree Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods. 34
Graduate/Professional Certificate Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods. 33
Bachelor's Degree Marketing. 119 $27,000 $281 $50,211 ($4,184) $66,692 ($5,558)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Marketing. 4
Bachelor's Degree Real Estate. 14 $84,275 ($7,023)
Master's Degree Real Estate. 2
Graduate/Professional Certificate Real Estate. 2
Graduate/Professional Certificate Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other. 1
Bachelor's Degree History. 12
Bachelor's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 20 $24,625 $261 $43,535 ($3,628)
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 49 $27,000 $277 $43,810 ($3,651)
Master's Degree Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication. 10
Bachelor's Degree Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other. 11 $38,583 ($3,215) $56,829 ($4,736)
Master's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 84 $487 $88,975 ($7,415) $101,969 ($8,497)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Computer and Information Sciences, General. 61 $529
Bachelor's Degree Information Science/Studies. 4
Bachelor's Degree Computer Science. 29 $23,704 $238 $70,583 ($5,882) $89,771 ($7,481)
Master's Degree Computer Software and Media Applications. 74 $493 $98,905 ($8,242)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Manufacturing Engineering. 18 $105,430 ($8,786)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Engineering, Other. 5
Graduate/Professional Certificate Computer Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 1
Master's Degree Engineering-Related Fields. 15
Master's Degree Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other. 7
Bachelor's Degree Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 1
Bachelor's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 21 $54,503 ($4,542)
Bachelor's Degree Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 2
Bachelor's Degree Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 8
First Professional Degree Law. 133 $853 $59,454 ($4,955) $73,326 ($6,111)
Master's Degree Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies. 37
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 14
Master's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 7
Bachelor's Degree Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies. 12
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 56 $4,500 $48
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 9
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 61 $25,970 $273 $57,635 ($4,803)
Bachelor's Degree Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology. 19 $24,226 $257
Bachelor's Degree Neurobiology and Neurosciences. 31 $27,000 $286 $39,764 ($3,314)
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 8
Bachelor's Degree Statistics. 13
Bachelor's Degree Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution. 6
Graduate/Professional Certificate Museology/Museum Studies. 4
Master's Degree International/Global Studies. 2
Bachelor's Degree Human Biology. 11
Bachelor's Degree Philosophy. 41 $18,201 $186 $42,439 ($3,537)
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 4
Master's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 10
Bachelor's Degree Music. 16
Bachelor's Degree Public Health. 63 $27,000 $273 $38,502 ($3,209) $59,475 ($4,956)
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 176 $25,000 $236 $52,985 ($4,415) $67,336 ($5,611)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 252 $697 $106,390 ($8,866) $125,409 ($10,451)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Business Administration, Management and Operations. 39 $522
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 108 $25,000 $241 $60,972 ($5,081) $70,313 ($5,859)
Master's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 10
Graduate/Professional Certificate Business/Corporate Communications. 2
Bachelor's Degree Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 40 $21,500 $228 $45,465 ($3,789) $64,105 ($5,342)
Bachelor's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 143 $26,250 $270 $61,504 ($5,125) $81,390 ($6,783)
Bachelor's Degree Human Resources Management and Services. 23 $23,750 $236 $48,338 ($4,028) $65,066 ($5,422)
Bachelor's Degree International Business. 8
Bachelor's Degree Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods. 34 $18,500 $196 $75,939 ($6,328) $89,257 ($7,438)
Master's Degree Manufacturing Engineering. 19


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $98,910
Full time faculty: 50%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 14.0

School's endowment start of year: $550,931,157 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $708,988,747 (2022)