Quick Facts

St. Joseph's College
155 West Roe Boulevard
Patchogue, NY 11772
631.687.4500

School Profile:

  • Private liberal arts college
  • Students are all commuters so all activities are focused on them
  • Total undergraduate enrollment:  3,875
  • Incoming freshmen class: 450
  • Incoming transfers: 430
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Our retention rate is 84 percent, which is above the national average


Cost:

  • Tuition: $17,800 (2011-2012 school year)

Overview:

  • Academic Scholarships available ranging from $3,000 to full tuition
  • Students are automatically considered for scholarship when they apply
  • 74 percent of students receive some sort of financial aid

Student Profile:
  • Average GPA: 91 (unweighted)
  • Average SAT: 1092 (math and critical reading sections)
  • Average ACT: 23
  • 70 percent of freshmen have taken AP courses in high school


Location:

Patchogue, NY
South shore of Long Island in Suffolk County

Academics:
More than 20 majors

Most popular majors:

  • Child study
  • Adolescence education (concentrations in biology, mathematics, Spanish, history and English)
  • Biology
  • History
  • Business administration
  • Accounting
  • Psychology
  • Biology program is pre-med, pre-dental or pre-veterinarian.


Athletics:

  • All St. Joseph’s College sports programs are NCAA Division III accredited
  • Men's sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, tennis and track         
  • Women's sports: basketball, cross country, equestrian, lacrosse, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and volleyball
  • Use of the Danzi Athletic Center gym and pool is free to all students
  • Intramural sports are available


Campus:

  • 27-acre lakeside campus
  • Incident-free security report for the past four years (visit ope.ed.gov/security for individual school results)
  • 24-hour security presence
  • All students can have cars on campus
  • Student-to-faculty ratio is 15:1


Student Activities:

  • Social, cultural, service and diversity clubs and organizations
  • Student Government Association and Campus Activities Board (C.A.B.)
  • Active sororities and fraternities
  • Academic major clubs to meet other students in their major
  • Study abroad opportunities available during each semester as well as winter and summer breaks
  • Academic Center and Math Lab for tutoring      
  • Office of Career Development, Wellness and Disability Services Honors program

 

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UPCOMING EVENTS
SJC Preview Day for Prospective Freshmen
7/24: Long Island. Discover the benefits of a St. Joseph's College education.
Adult Undergraduate Information Session
8/2: Long Island. Interested in returning to college?
SJC Preview Day for Prospective Freshmen
8/7: Long Island. Discover the benefits of a St. Joseph's College education.
ABOUT ST. JOSEPH'S
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