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Adelphi University

Adelphi University

South Ave
Garden City, NY 11530-0701
(516) 877-3000

Adelphi University is a 4-year institution, founded in 1863. It is in the suburbs of Garden City, New York. Students are offered 16 certificates, one associates level degree, 43 bachelors level degrees, 37 degrees at the masters level, and four doctoral level degrees by this liberal arts college. In 2010, 7,917 students pursued degrees from the 70 programs at this mid-sized school. It offers subjects such as business administration, forensic nursing, and biochemistry. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits it. This liberal arts college is one of 47 liberal arts colleges in New York.

Admission

In 2010, 7,931 students applied to this school. This liberal arts college admitted over two-thirds of the applicants or 5,552 students. Over two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 7,931 students applied to this school. This liberal arts college admitted over two-thirds of the applicants or 5,552 students. Over two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 70%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 71%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 66%

Student Demographics

This school had 7,917 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This school had 7,917 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 2138
  • Total Enrolled Female: 5779
  • Undergraduate Male: 1482
  • Undergraduate Female: 3457
  • Graduate Male: 625
  • Graduate Female: 2353

Faculty Demographics

967 teachers work for this liberal arts college. One-third of the faculty are full-time and more than two-thirds of the faculty are part-time. 39% of faculty are male.

Faculty Demographics

967 teachers work for this liberal arts college. One-third of the faculty are full-time and more than two-thirds of the faculty are part-time. 39% of faculty are male.

  • Male: 378
  • Female: 589
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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