St. Catherine University Rankings

By | April 19, 2020

Located in St. Paul, MN, St. Catherine University is one of the best universities in the state of Minnesota. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for St. Catherine University in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is St. Catherine University.

2004 Randolph Avenue St. Paul, MN 55105
Phone: (800) 945-4599
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Rankings: St. Catherine University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 17
Score: 59
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.0
Graduation and retention ranking: 33
Average freshman retention rate: 78.8%
6-year graduation rate: 58.0%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 39
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 61.5%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 2.6%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 11:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 79.6%
Student selectivity ranking: 13
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 22-26
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 33%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 60%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 77.0%
Financial resources rank: 40
Alumni giving rank: 9
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 20.8%

St. Catherine University History

Essential Facts: St. Catherine University

  • It is a small institution with an enrollment of 2,124 undergraduate students.
  • The St. Catherine University Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership (MAOL) program distinguishes itself through its holistic approach and commitment to ethical, effective and enduring leadership.
  • St. Catherine University was founded as the College of St. Catherine in 1905 by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, under the leadership of Mother Seraphine Ireland.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 40%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: N/A
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: N/A
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 35%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? No
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 45%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: choral groups, dance, drama/theater, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra