Pontifical College Josephinum: Review & Facts

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Pontifical College Josephinum is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 225 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1888 and is one of the 23 schools and colleges located in Columbus, Ohio.

Pontifical College Josephinum is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings

Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, and master's degree are offered at Pontifical College Josephinum.

PCJ implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 10 majors. The most popular concentrations are Theology and Religion and Philosophy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings compared to other schools.

Student Retention
It is worthwhile 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 typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Pontifical College Josephinum student retention rate is high at 89% (well above Ohio average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
5 : 1
The graduation rate at Pontifical College Josephinum is good: 77%. About 33% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Pontifical College Josephinum is great -- 5:1. Read more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition pricing is high, around $21,000 per year. The additional fees at PCJ beyond tuition are roughly $800; this comes to a total of $21,800 per year.

Read the details about Pontifical College Josephinum 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

According to government data, 17 applications were submitted and 14 were accepted; so it is easy to get admitted at this school.

This school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at PCJ is $35.00. The graduate application fee is $35.00. The first-professional application fee is also 35 dollars.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Pontifical College Josephinum and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (614) 885-5585.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
Pontifical College Josephinum provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 300 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- about $4,800 a year.

Based on the college crime information, Pontifical College Josephinum seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Pontifical College Josephinum Location and Maps

Post Address: Pontifical College Josephinum, 7625 N High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43235-1499, USA
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