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Husson University: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Husson College

Website: http://www.husson.edu
Address: One College Circle , Bangor , Maine - 04401-2999
Phone: (207) 941-7000
GENERAL INFORMATION
Type
Four or more years Private not-for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, 2 but less than 4 years certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Post-master's certificate
Campus setting
Small City
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Master's Colleges and Universities (medium programs)
Athletics (football) NCAA, Independent Northeast Region
Religious affiliation Not applicable
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers Yes
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning Yes
ROTC Yes
Study abroad Yes
Weekend/evening college Yes
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $25
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
1,210
551
659
Percent admitted
86%
85%
87%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
46%
48%
44%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
410
520
SAT Math
410
550
SAT Writing
410
520
ACT Composite
17
22
ACT English
15
22
ACT Math
16
22
Secondary school GPA Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $15,057
Out-of-state tuition $15,057
Books and supplies $970
On-campus room and board $6,790
On-campus other expenses $1,600
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
87%
-
Federal grant aid
46%
$3,885
State or local grant aid
47%
$1,283
Institutional grant aid
81%
-
Loan aid
71%
$5,428
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
2,672
42%
58%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 2,277
Estimated graduates enrolled 368
Undergraduates 24 years old -
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old -
GRADUATION RATE
Total 35%
Men 25%
Women 42%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 15%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 29%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 31%

Contact Information

Address: 1 College Cir, Bangor, ME
Phone Number: (207) 941-7000

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $11,520 $11,970 $12,450 $12,990 4.3%
Books and supplies $1,100 $930 $970 $1,000 3.1%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $6,240 $6,500 $6,790 $6,994 3.0%
Other $1,500 $1,490 $1,600 $1,700 6.3%
Off Campus          
Room and board $3,000 $3,120 $3,250 $3,500 7.7%
Other $2,060 $2,060 $2,190 $2,300 5.0%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $2,060 $2,060 $2,190 $2,300 5.0%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $20,360 $20,890 $21,810 $22,684 4.0%
Off Campus $17,680 $18,080 $18,860 $19,790 4.9%
Off Campus with Family $14,680 $14,960 $15,610 $16,290 4.4%
 

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Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $25
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,280 564 716
Percent admitted 87% 86% 88%
Percent admitted who enrolled 48% 50% 46%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA   X
Secondary school rank   X
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program   X
Recommendations X  
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 504 95%
ACT 33 7%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading 410 510
SAT Math 420 510
SAT Writing 390 500
ACT Composite 16 22
ACT English 16 23
ACT Math 17 23

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education 5/1/1974 -   Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / Program Periods of Accreditation Status
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs 6/28/2009 -   Pre-Accredited
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs 12/1/2003 -   Accredited
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Physical Therapy (PTA) - Professional programs for the physical therapist 5/10/2000 -   Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels 5/3/2003 -   Accredited
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels 5/3/2003 -   Accredited