Founded in 1870, St. John’s is a St. John's University is a private, Roman Catholic, research university located in New York City, United States. The university has campuses in Manhattan and Staten Island in New York City and in Rome, Italy. It also has academic facilities in Paris, France and Seville.
The university comprises of various schools and colleges: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; School of Education; College of Business; College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences; College of Professional Studies and School of Law. With over 100 academic programs, SJU provides opportunities for a diverse academic experience. The most popular majors at the university include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs; Health Professions and Related Programs; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; and Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services. It follows a semester based academic calendar.
The total student population at the university is more than 20, 800 of which over 16,200 are enrolled in the undergraduate programs. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 17:1 and the acceptance rate is 65%.
The school’s Global Loan Opportunities for Budding Entrepreneurs (GLOBE) program pairs business-minded students with aspiring businesspeople in underprivileged parts of the world to help increase the region’s earnings potential. The university has a generous financial aid program with 98% of its students receiving financial assistance in one form or the other.
Notable Alumni: Mario Cuomo (The 52nd Governor of New York), George Deukmejian (Former California Governor)
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