Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary Overbrook

Overview of Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary Overbrook

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook can be found in Wynnewood, PA (a large suburb). One of the defining characteristics of the school is its status as a Roman Catholic school. Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook is a private, not-for-profit institution. The Master's degree is the highest degree at the school.

Areas of Study

The most common majors at Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook are in religion and philosophy.

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook Selectivity

The school does not have an open admissions system. Not everyone who applies is accepted.


Classes at Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook are less crowded than at many schools.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, 255 students were enrolled in the school. Older adults are in evidence at Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook, often seeking career changing education.

Student Life

The school has a residential or campus feel. Student dorms or apartments are common at Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook. The school offers students meal plans.

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Contacting Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook
100 East Wynnewood Road
Wynnewood , PA 19096
General Phone: (610) 667-3394

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy81philosophy, theology, ministry, theological and ministerial studies

Number of programs and degrees for Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree101
Postbaccalaureate certificate151
Master's degree221
First-professional degree221
Award of less than 1 academic year91
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years31

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook Student Body

In 2007-2008, Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook had a total enrollment of 255 students (106 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 100%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 49%
Graduate 30%
First Professional 21%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 80%
Black 10%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 3%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 1%
(Foreign Students) 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 7%
20-21 9%
22-24 19%
25-29 17%
30-34 8%
35-39 11%
40-49 14%
50-64 13%
65+ 1%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

North Carolina29%

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 100 %

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook Room and Board (2007)

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook offers campus housing for 250 of its 106 (full-time) students.

The school offers students a meal plan with 19 meals per week.

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 13,306
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 13,306
Room and board $ 8,931
Books and supplies $ 1,250
Other expenses $ 800

Financial Aid:
Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 336400)

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track113

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year2*0*
Associate professorcalendar year2*1*
Assistant professorcalendar year5$25,6532*
Instructorcalendar year2*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year11$39,3663$46,233

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook Degree Programs (2007)

Religion And Philosophy
Divinity/Ministry (BD, MDiv)
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other
Theology/Theological Studies

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Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook Highlights

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