St John’s University - New York Overview
St John's University - New York is a private not-for-profit institution located in Queens, New York. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.
What Is St John’s University - New York Known For?
- The highest award offered at STJ is the doctor's degree.
- For the 2017-2018 academic year, 44% of the faculty were full-time.
- Students who graduate from STJ with a bachelor's degree make about $55,200 a year. That's 35% more than those who graduate from other schools.
St John’s University - New York Rankings
These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.
STJ has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.
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Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at STJ.
Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards STJ has earned from around the web.
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Where Is St John’s University - New York?
Contact details for STJ are given below.
|Address:||8000 Utopia Pky, Queens, NY 11439|
How Do I Get Into STJ?
You can apply to STJ online at: https://www.stjohns.edu/admission-aid/apply-st-johns-university
Admission Requirements for STJ
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||considered but not required|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||considered but not required|
|Recommendations||considered but not required|
|SAT or ACT Scores||considered but not required|
How Hard Is It To Get Into STJ?
Approximately 39% of accepted students are men and 61% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 73%, and the acceptance rate for women is 76%.
Average Test Scores
About 75% of students accepted to STJ submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 540 and 640. Math scores were between 540 and 660.
Can I Afford St John’s University - New York?
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At STJ, approximately 48% of students took out student loans averaging $7,980 a year. That adds up to $31,920 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at STJ is 5.7%. 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.
St John’s University - New York Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 4,450 graduate students at the school.
Of the 10,177 full-time undergraduates at STJ, 44% are male and 56% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of St John's University - New York students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||1,371|
|Hispanic or Latino||1,727|
New York students aren't the only ones who study at St John's University - New York. At this time, 34 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 103 countries are represented at STJ. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, India, and South Korea.
Online Learning at St John’s University - New York
The following chart shows how the online learning population at STJ has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 19th most popular in New York for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.
Online Affordability Rankings of STJ
The following table shows how STJ is ranked for affordability for both in-state and out-of-state students among colleges and universities that are not mostly online.
|Major||Tuition for In-State Students||Tuition for Out-of-State Students|
|Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities||#67||#67|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||#67||#67|
Online Growth Rankings of STJ
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at St John's University - New York was 131.0%. This is the #358 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at STJ 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%.
St John’s University - New York Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*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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