Saint Ambrose University

Davenport, IA, USA
3.93 Average Rating

Founded in 1882, Saint Ambrose University is a private institution that provides a liberal arts curriculum in the “Catholic Intellectual Tradition.” Admissions are rated as “selective” and the campus is home to several buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Saint Ambrose has close ties to the Roman Catholic Diocese of Davenport and service trips are offered to places such as Appalachia, India, Chicago, and Ecuador.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Roman Catholic
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Small city
In-State Students
29%
Out-Of-State Students
69%
0
100
61%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 21
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1050
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
3,047
Total Number of Undergrads
2,310
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
43%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
57%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
12:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$24,479
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$30,016
Out-of-State Tuition
$30,016
0
100
71%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$17,665
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
41%
59%
Student Organizations
93
Size of Town
Small city
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Davenport
Chicago
Des Moines
Cedar Rapids
Iowa City
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
58%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$48,300
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What Students Are Saying

3.93 Average Rating
st. ambrose university is a small, liberal arts college. it is diverse in the acedemic and social possibilities for their students. laslty, it is a very warm and welcoming place, a home away from home.
Emily from Arlington Hts., IL
an outstanding university that offers a great deal of happiness, commitment, and great leadership. provides a great community for a good social life. the university enables its students to develop intellectually, spiritually, ethically, socially, artistically and physically to enrich their own lives and the lives of others.
Joel from Joliet, IL