DeSales University - Main Campus

Center Valley, PA4 years

School Type: Private Nonprofit

Online + Campus

Religious Affiliation: Roman Catholic

Accredited: Yes

Website: www.desales.edu/

DeSales University offers an MCJ Online with a concentration in Investigative Forensics that balances theoretical and practical aspects of forensic science within the criminal justice framework. It’s highlighted by a significant tuition discount for criminal justice professionals and flexible learning options for both full-time and part-time students, making it an appealing option for working professionals.

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DeSales University Quick Facts

Admission Rate

78.22% of applicants were admitted in the last academic year, indicating a moderately selective admissions process.

78.22%

Graduation Rate

69.32% of students graduated within the expected timeframe, reflecting strong student engagement and support.

69.32%

In-state Tuition

The average tuition for full-time students is $41,000 per academic year.

$41,000

Out-of-State Tuition

The average tuition for full-time students is $41,000 per academic year.

$41,000

School Size

Our school has a total enrollment of 2,265 students, providing a vibrant and diverse community.

2,265

Average Earnings

Graduates report an average earning of $54,700in their first year after graduation.

$54,700

Admissions Overview

Admission Rate Overall78.22%
ACT Scores Midpoint Math24
SAT Scores Average OverallNot Provided
SAT Scores Midpoint Math575
ACT Scores Midpoint English27
ACT Scores Midpoint WritingNot Provided
SAT Scores Midpoint Writing515
ACT Scores Midpoint Cumulative26
SAT Scores Midpoint Critical Reading595

DeSales University Financial Aid & Loans

Student Loans

Federal Loan Rate
78.32%
Loan Principal
$20,000
Students with Any Loan
95.673%

Median Debt

Completers Overall
$25,788
Non-completers
$9500

Median Debt by Income

Income 0 - 30,000
$21,500
Income 30,001 - 75,000
$19,750
Income > 75,000
$19,500

Median Debt by Student Type

Dependent Students
$20,500
Independent Students
$19,000
Pell Grant Recipients
$21,705
No Pell Grant
$19,500

Median Debt by Gender

Female Students
$20,500
Male Students
$19,500

Median Debt by Generation

First Generation Students
$20,341
Non-First Generation Students
$19,500

DeSales University Student Demographics & Diversity

Student Demographics

A breakdown of student population by race.

Student Size: 2,265+

71.5%
12.4%
5.5%
4.0%
3.9%
2.5%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%

DeSales University Graduate Earnings

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Mean Earnings by Bracket

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