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The National Hispanic University: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

The National Hispanic University

Website: http://www.nhu.edu
Address: 14271 Story Rd , San Jose , California - 95127-3823
Phone: (408) 254-6900
Type
Four or more years Private not-for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's, Post-baccalaureate certificate
Campus setting
Large City
Campus housing No
Carnegie classification
Baccalaureate Colleges--Diverse Fields
Athletics (football) NCAA, Not applicable
Religious affiliation Not applicable
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students No
Placement services for completers No
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning No
ROTC No
Study abroad No
Weekend/evening college No
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $50
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
192
70
122
Percent admitted
64%
74%
58%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
67%
67%
68%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
-
-
SAT Math
-
-
SAT Writing
-
-
ACT Composite
-
-
ACT English
-
-
ACT Math
-
-
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Admissions test scores Neither required nor recommended
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $5,640
Out-of-state tuition $5,640
Books and supplies $1,566
On-campus room and board -
On-campus other expenses -
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
71%
-
Federal grant aid
43%
$3,369
State or local grant aid
18%
$1,888
Institutional grant aid
22%
-
Loan aid
14%
$2,900
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
591
35%
65%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 348
Estimated graduates enrolled 135
Undergraduates 24 years old -
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old -
GRADUATION RATE
Total 40%
Men 38%
Women 41%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 24%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 24%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 32%

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 $4,112 $4,904 $5,840 $6,640 13.7%
Books and supplies $1,314 $1,386 $1,566 $1,638 4.6%
Living arrangement          
Off Campus          
Room and board $10,000 $10,000 $10,152 $10,872 7.1%
Other $3,528 $3,618 $3,870 $3,996 3.3%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $2,826 $2,898 $3,014 $3,096 2.7%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Off Campus $18,954 $19,908 $21,428 $23,146 8.0%
Off Campus with Family $8,252 $9,188 $10,420 $11,374 9.2%
 

Map & Directions

Map of The National Hispanic University

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $50
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 329 123 206
Percent admitted 26% 25% 27%
Percent admitted who enrolled 86% 94% 82%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program   X
Recommendations X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities 6/24/2002 -   Accredited