Dominican College of Blauvelt

470 Western Highway, Orangeburg, NY 10962-1210
Tel: (845)359-7800
Private not-for-profit | 2,051 students
The Dominican College promotes educational excellence, leadership, and service in an environment characterized by respect for the individual and concern for the community. The College is an independent institution of higher learning, Catholic in origin and heritage. In the tradition of its Dominican founders, it fosters the active, shared pursuit of truth and embodies an ideal of education rooted in the values of reflective understanding and compassionate involvement.

School Overview:

Dominican College of Blauvelt
CountyRockland County, NY
Title IV EligibleParticipat
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges--General
Institution LevelFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
128 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment2,051 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
1,472 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
579 students137 students
 
# Undergraduate Students
1,595 students 1,507 students
# Graduate Students
456 students129 students
 
% American Indian/Alaskan
-1%
% Asian
27%2%
% Hawaiian
-1%
% Hispanic
12%3%
% Black
8%6%
% White
52%84%
% Two or more races
2%2%
 
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$23,970$24,462
 
Out-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$23,970$24,744
 
Tuition22200
Tuition NotesAvg Fin Aid $17,002
Percent Admitted69%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)400-480450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)390-490460-573
SAT Writing (25-75%)400-490440-570
ACT Composite (25-75%)17-2020-25

School Notes:

  • Committed to building its programs upon a strong liberal arts foundation, the College maintains a student-centered climate and offers an array of degree opportunities in Liberal Arts and Sciences, Business, and the health professions on the graduate and undergraduate levels. Dominican College is dedicated to the principle that its educational programs and services must be both challenging and supportive, distinguished both by high standards and by attention to the needs and potential of the individual student. The College provides professional programs in teacher education, athletic training, social work, business administration and the health care professions of nursing and occupational and physical therapy. The College is located in Rockland County 17 miles north of NYC and 3 miles north of Bergen County (NJ), at Orangeburg Road and Western Highway, Orangeburg, NY. Dominican College is chartered by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York and fully accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.
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