St Vincent's College

Overview of St Vincent's College

St Vincent's College is located in a medium-sized city, in Bridgeport, CT. The school is officially a Roman Catholic school. St Vincent's College is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degree levels at the school top out at the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

Students at St Vincent's College often study nursing and emergency medicine.

St Vincent's College Selectivity

The admissions department at the school does not accept all those who apply. In 2007-2008, 76% of applicants were rejected at St Vincent's College.


Students at the school benefit from the low student/teacher ratio.

Student Body

St Vincent's College offers classes to 424 students (262 full-time equivalent). Forty-something year old students won't feel out of place at the school.

Student Life

St Vincent's College has a large share of part-time students.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting St Vincent's College

St Vincent's College
2800 Main St
Bridgeport , CT 06606-4201
General Phone: (203) 576-5235

St Vincent's College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine57registered nursing
Medical Support and Technology15medical assistant, cardiovascular tech, radiation therapist
Medical Administration14medical office assistant
Liberal Arts1general studies

Number of programs and degrees for St Vincent's College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree735
Award of less than 1 academic year141

St Vincent's College Student Body

In 2007-2008, St Vincent's College had a total enrollment of 424 students (262 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 19%
Women 81%
Full-Time 21%
Part-Time 79%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 75%
Black 11%
Hispanic 10%
Asian 3%
American Indian 0%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 7%
20-21 13%
22-24 14%
25-29 21%
30-34 14%
35-39 11%
40-49 14%
50-64 6%

St Vincent's College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 80 %
Part-Time 43 %

St Vincent's College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Bridgeport, Connecticut for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Connecticut Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

St Vincent's College Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrequired
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
Other Standardized Testsnot required

St Vincent's College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 11,720
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 11,720
Books and supplies $ 1,450

Financial Aid:
St Vincent's College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 619100)

St Vincent's College Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year0*1*
Associate professorcalendar year0*6$65,927
Assistant professorcalendar year0*6$50,638
All faculty totalcalendar year0*13$58,661

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

St Vincent's College Degree Programs (2007)

Liberal Arts
General Studies

Medical Administration
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist

Medical Support And Technology
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

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St Vincent's College Highlights

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What Sets St Vincent's College Apart:

% of freshmen enrolled part-time
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Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)
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Top 5%St Vincent's College Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)
% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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Top 9%St Vincent's College % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
Female % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 11%St Vincent's College Female % of student body
% students 40 years or older
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Top 15%St Vincent's College % students 40 years or older
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 18%St Vincent's College Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
Salaries of full-time faculty
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Top 19%St Vincent's College Salaries of full-time faculty

checked Roman Catholic affiliation
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

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