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Dominican University

Dominican University

7900 W Division St
River Forest, IL 60305
(708) 366-2490

Dominican University is a 4-year institution, founded in 1901. It is in the suburbs of River Forest, Illinois. DU offers students five certificates, 56 degrees at the bachelors level, 14 degrees at the masters level, and one doctoral level degree. 3,748 students pursued degrees from the 65 programs at Dominican in 2010. This school offers subjects including writing and fashion design. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

Admission

2,513 students applied for admission to DU in 2010. Dominican admitted around 61% of applicants or 1,533 students. Approximately 71% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

2,513 students applied for admission to DU in 2010. Dominican admitted around 61% of applicants or 1,533 students. Approximately 71% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 61%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 62%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 59%

Student Demographics

This small school had 3,748 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This small school had 3,748 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 1049
  • Total Enrolled Female: 2699
  • Undergraduate Male: 640
  • Undergraduate Female: 1299
  • Graduate Male: 434
  • Graduate Female: 1375

Faculty Demographics

Dominican employs 363 teachers. 156 out of 363 faculty are full-time, about 57% of teachers are part-time, and 57% of teachers are women.

Faculty Demographics

Dominican employs 363 teachers. 156 out of 363 faculty are full-time, about 57% of teachers are part-time, and 57% of teachers are women.

  • Male: 154
  • Female: 209
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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