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Fairfield University

Fairfield University

1073 N Benson Rd
Fairfield, CT 06824-5195
(203) 254-4000

Fairfield University is a 4-year institution, founded in 1942. This school is in the suburbs of Fairfield, Connecticut. It offers subjects such as counseling, chemistry, and physics. Students are offered nine certificates, three associates level degrees, 43 bachelors level degrees, 28 degrees at the masters level, and one doctoral level degree by this school. In 2010, 5,181 students sought degrees from the 63 programs at this school. It is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

Admission

8,316 students applied to this school in 2010. This school admitted 64% of applicants or 5,405 students. Close to 57% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

8,316 students applied to this school in 2010. This school admitted 64% of applicants or 5,405 students. Close to 57% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 65%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 62%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 68%

Student Demographics

This school enrolled 5,181 students in 2010.

Student Demographics

This school enrolled 5,181 students in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 2021
  • Total Enrolled Female: 3160
  • Undergraduate Male: 1608
  • Undergraduate Female: 2315
  • Graduate Male: 403
  • Graduate Female: 855
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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