Donnelly College: Review & Facts

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Donnelly College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 385 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1949 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Kansas City, Kansas.

Donnelly College is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings

1-year certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are available at Donnelly College.

Donnelly College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 3 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings against other colleges and schools.

Student Retention
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Donnelly College student retention rate is very low at 37% (way below Kansas average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
The graduation rate at Donnelly College is very low - 25%. About 8% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Donnelly College is good, 10:1. Find out more information regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition price is low - about $6,800 per year. The additional fees at Donnelly College not covered by tuition are roughly $200; which comes to a total of $7,000 per academic year.

Read the details about Donnelly College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

Dual Credits
This school will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Donnelly College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (913) 621-6070 or check Donnelly College Website.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
Donnelly College offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Donnelly College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Donnelly College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 100 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: roughly $4,000 a year.

Based on the college crime information, Donnelly College appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Donnelly College Location and Maps

Post Address: Donnelly College, 608 N 18th St, Kansas City, Kansas 66102, USA
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