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Molloy College Overview

Molloy College is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Rockville Centre, New York. Rockville Centre is a good match for students who enjoy the safety and convenience of the suburbs.

What Is Molloy College Known For?

0 Undergraduate Awards
$39,422 Avg Cost After Aid
79% Acceptance Rate
  • Students at Molloy may have an easier time interacting with their teachers since the student to faculty ratio at the school is 10 to 1.
  • Students at Molloy have an easier time paying back their loans. The school's student loan default rate is only 1%, compared to the national rate of 10.1%.
  • The doctor's degree is the highest award offered at Molloy.
  • In <nil>, 29% of the faculty were full-time.
  • Students who graduate from Molloy with a bachelor's degree make about $72,153 a year. That's 77% more than those who graduate from other schools.

Where Is Molloy College?


Contact details for Molloy are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1000 Hempstead Ave, Rockville Centre, NY 11571-5002
Phone: 516-323-3000

How Do I Get Into Molloy?

You can apply to Molloy online at:

Admission Requirements for Molloy

Submission Required?
High School GPA Required
High School Rank Recommended
High School Transcript Required
College Prep Program Required
Recommendations Recommended
SAT or ACT Scores Considered but not required
TOEFL Required

How Hard Is It To Get Into Molloy?

79% Acceptance Rate
73% Of Accepted Are Women
21% Submit SAT Scores
Molloy has an acceptance rate of 79%, which means that is not quite as selective as some other schools. Still, you'll need good grades and a solid application if you want to be admitted.

Approximately 27% of accepted students are men and 73% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 79%, and the acceptance rate for women is 79%.

Average Test Scores

About 21% of students accepted to Molloy submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 520 and 650. Math scores were between 590 and 670.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Molloy College  ( 520 to 650 )

SAT Math Scores for Molloy College  ( 590 to 670 )
Molloy received ACT scores from 5% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 25 and 32.

ACT Composite Scores for Molloy College  ( 25 to 32 )

Can I Afford Molloy College?

$39,422 Net Price
62% Take Out Loans
0.7% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Molloy is $39,422. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Molloy, approximately 62% of students took out student loans averaging $7,366 a year. That adds up to $29,464 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Molloy is 0.7%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Molloy College Undergraduate Student Diversity

2,657 Full-Time Undergraduates
71% Women
43% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 3,308 undergraduate students at Molloy, with 2,657 being full-time and 651 being part-time.


There are also 1,602 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 2,657 full-time undergraduates at Molloy, 29% are male and 71% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Molloy College students is as follows.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 224
Black or African American 228
Hispanic or Latino 605
White 1,467
International Students 14
Other Races/Ethnicities 119

Geographic Diversity

New York students aren't the only ones who study at Molloy College. At this time, 21 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 17 countries are represented at Molloy. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, South Korea, and United Kingdom.

Online Learning at Molloy College

1,272 Took All Classes Online
3,465 Took At Least One Class Online
586.7% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2020-2021, 3,465 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Molloy has changed over the last few years.


This school is the 36th most popular in New York for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2020-2021.

Online Growth Rankings of Molloy

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Molloy College was 586.7%. This is the #154 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at Molloy regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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