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Holy Names University

Holy Names University

3500 Mountain Blvd
Oakland, CA 94619-1699
(510) 436-1000

Founded in 1868, Holy Names University is a 4-year institution. HNU, which is near the center of the city, is located in Oakland, CA. This school offers students ten certificates, 30 degrees at the bachelors level, and 21 masters level degrees. In 2010, 1,164 students pursued degrees from the 48 programs at HNU. HNU offers subjects such as biology and business writing. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities accredits it.

Admission

543 students applied for admission to HNU in 2010. This very small school admitted 83% of applicants or 456 students. Over two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

Admission

543 students applied for admission to HNU in 2010. This very small school admitted 83% of applicants or 456 students. Over two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 84%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 84%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 85%

Student Demographics

This school had 1,164 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This school had 1,164 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 303
  • Total Enrolled Female: 861
  • Undergraduate Male: 185
  • Undergraduate Female: 525
  • Graduate Male: 118
  • Graduate Female: 336
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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