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The College Of New Rochelle

The College Of New Rochelle

The College of New Rochelle is a private Catholic college founded in 1904. CNR, established by the Order of the Ursulines as a liberal arts college for women, was the first Catholic women's college in the state of New York. The main campus of the college is located in New Rochelle, New York, and is spread across an area of 20 acres.

The College of New Rochelle comprises 4 schools with 6 campuses and has over 6,800 students.

CNR offers a number of co-curricular programs, special events, film screenings and a variety of social activities all throughout the school year. The Tatler is the monthly, student-run newspaper.

The College of New Rochelle is a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association and is also affiliated with the Association of Independents and the New York State Women's Collegiate Athletic Association. Intercollegiate competitions are held in basketball, softball, cross-country, tennis, swimming and volleyball. The athletics department of CNR also sponsors a club soccer program and a cheerleading squad.

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Contacting The College of New Rochelle

The College of New Rochelle
29 Castle Pl
New Rochelle , NY 10805-2339
General Phone: (914) 632-5300
http://www.cnr.edu

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The College of New Rochelle Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts736French language, Spanish language, Classical languages, English, liberal arts and sciences, economics, political science, sociology, social studies, ...
Education and Teaching337education, educational administration, educational supervision, special ed, gifted and talended education, education of learning disabled, school counseling, elementary school teaching, kindergarten/preschool teaching, ...
Nursing and Emergency Medicine206registered nursing, various nursing
Media37communication studies
Therapy and Counseling34psychology, school psychology
Drama and Performing Arts11various performing arts
Business and Management11business
Fine Arts10art history and criticism, fine arts studies
Science7biology, ecology, chemistry
Family and Social Work5social work
Medicine5gerontology
Medical Support and Technology3audiology and speech pathology
Mathematics1mathematics
Religion and Philosophy0philosophy, religion

Number of programs and degrees for The College of New Rochelle in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Bachelor's degree97625
Master's degree40922
Post-master's certificate183

The College of New Rochelle Student Body

In 2007-2008, The College of New Rochelle had a total enrollment of 6,226 students (5,175 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 8%
Women 92%
Full-Time 95%
Part-Time 5%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 77%
Graduate 23%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 8%
Black 40%
Hispanic 9%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 40%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 5%
20-21 5%
22-24 11%
25-29 19%
30-34 14%
35-39 13%
40-49 23%
50-64 9%
65+ 0%

The College of New Rochelle Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 57 %
Part-Time 24 %

The College of New Rochelle Room and Board (2007)

The College of New Rochelle offers campus housing for 400 of its 5,175 (full-time) students.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

The College of New Rochelle Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total2,4561,36556%68750%
Men665888%58100%
Women2,3901,30755%62948%

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal450530
SAT Math440530
SAT Writing450530

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
GPArequired
Class Rankrequired
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Recommendationsrecommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencerecommended
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT91%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required

The College of New Rochelle Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 25,342
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 25,342
Room and board $ 9,200
Books and supplies $ 600
Other expenses $ 4,000

Financial Aid:
The College of New Rochelle participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 270400)

The College of New Rochelle Faculty

The College of New Rochelle has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankcalendar year17$63,8117$60,258
All faculty totalcalendar year17$63,8117$60,258

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

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year6$96,0887$96,088
Associate professoracademic year14$73,54636$73,578
Assistant professoracademic year3$59,90015$61,521
Instructoracademic year0*3$56,821
All faculty totalacademic year23$77,64761$72,372

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

The College of New Rochelle Athletics

Athletic Conferences:

SportConference
Basketball New York State Women's Coll Athletic Association
Track New York State Women's Coll Athletic Association

The College of New Rochelle Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business/Commerce, General

Drama And Performing Arts
Visual and Performing Arts, Other

Education And Teaching
Art Teacher Education
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education, General
Education/Teaching Individuals - Specific Learning Disabilities
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
Elementary Education and Teaching
Health Occupations Teacher Education
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
Reading Teacher Education
Special Education and Teaching, General
Teaching English as Second/Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

Family And Social Work
Social Work

Fine Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other

Liberal Arts
Classics/Classical Languages, Lit & Linguistics, General
Economics, General
English Language and Literature, General
French Language and Literature
History, General
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Political Science and Government, General
Social Sciences, Other
Sociology
Spanish Language and Literature

Mathematics
Mathematics, General

Media
Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Medical Support And Technology
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist

Medicine
Gerontology

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

Religion And Philosophy
Philosophy
Religion/Religious Studies

Science
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Chemistry, General
Ecology

Therapy And Counseling
Psychology, General
School Psychology

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The College of New Rochelle Highlights

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What Sets The College of New Rochelle Apart:

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% of degrees in education and teaching
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% of freshmen enrolled part-time
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Top 17%The College of New Rochelle % of freshmen enrolled part-time
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Top 19%The College of New Rochelle Female % of student body
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Top 19%The College of New Rochelle Salaries of full-time faculty

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checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
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checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked NCAA athletic conference member

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