D'Youville College

D’Youville College Data & Information Overview

Find out more about how D’Youville College ranks, how diverse it is, what majors it offers, and other essential facts below. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you’ll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is D’Youville College Ranked?

2023 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

D'Youville College was awarded 50 badges in the 2023 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is registered nursing.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2023 analysis, D'Youville College is ranked #705 out of 2,241 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality. This is an improvement over the previous year, when D'Youville College held the #924 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.

Out of the 143 colleges in New York, D'Youville College is ranked at #63.

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Is It Hard to Get Into D’Youville College?

Acceptance Rate

When it comes to admittance, D'Youville College is somewhat selective. Its acceptance rate is 83%, which means you'll face some strong competition during the admissions process. Do what you can to make your application stand out.

Average Test Scores

About 87% of students accepted to D'Youville College submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 480 and 570. Math scores were between 480 and 580.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for D'Youville College  ( 480 to 570 )

SAT Math Scores for D'Youville College  ( 480 to 580 )
D'Youville College received ACT scores from 20% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 19 and 24.

ACT Composite Scores for D'Youville College  ( 19 to 24 )

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D’Youville College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At D'Youville College, the student to faculty ratio is an excellent 7 to 1. That's much better than the national average of 15 to 1. This indicates that many classes will probably be small, and students will have ample opportunites to work closely with their professors and classmates.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at D'Youville College is 71%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  71 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at D’Youville College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 73% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like D'Youville College enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  73 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate is the percent of first-time, full time students who obtain their bachelor's degree in four years or less. This rate is 25% for first-time, full-time students at D'Youville College, which is lower than the national rate of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  25 out of 100

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D’Youville College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,475 undergraduates at D'Youville College with 1,114 being full-time and 361 being part-time.

How Much Does D’Youville College Cost?

The overall average net price of D'Youville College is $21,211. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for D’Youville College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$17,513 $18,048 $20,520 $22,194 $25,341

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of D'Youville College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At D'Youville College, approximately 73% of students took out student loans averaging $8,179 a year. That adds up to $32,716 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at D'Youville College is 2.1%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do D’Youville College Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from D'Youville College make around $53,680 per year during the early years of their employment. That's great news for D'Youville College students since it is 26% more than the average college graduate's salary of $42,485 per year.


See which majors at D’Youville College make the most money.

Location of D’Youville College

D'Youville College is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Buffalo, New York. Buffalo is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

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Contact details for D'Youville College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 320 Porter Ave, Buffalo, NY 14201-1084
Phone: 716-829-8000
Website: www.dyc.edu/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dyouville
Twitter: https://twitter.com/dyouville

D’Youville College Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 30 majors graduated from D'Youville College. Of these students, 375 received undergraduate degrees and 452 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Nursing 182 $67,589
Allied Health Professions 36 NA
Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions 30 NA
Other Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 28 NA
General Biology 23 $31,599
Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services 18 NA
Business Administration & Management 18 $44,375
General Psychology 8 NA
Health & Medical Administrative Services 7 NA
Accounting 3 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at D'Youville College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at D’Youville College

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2019-2020, 2,562 students took at least one online class at D'Youville College. This is an increase from the 1,296 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 2,562 470
2018-2019 1,296 208
2017-2018 1,337 112
2016-2017 1,192 68
2015-2016 1,134 78

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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