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Hofstra University

Instate Tuition (2011-2012)
Out-of-state Tuition (2011-2012)

HU Address

1000 Hempstead Turnpike
General info:(516) 463-6600
Financial aid office:(516) 463-6680
Admissions office:(516) 463-6700
University Homepage

Tuition + HU Housing


UGrad Application Fee: $50
Grad Application Fee: $70

Tuition Guarantee: Yes
Tuition Payment Plan: Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:3858
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup

# of Undergrads: 8,182
# of Grad students: 4,946
# of Part time: 4
Total Students: 13,128




American Indian:



Pacific Islander:




Financial Aid

75% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $2,491

37% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $2,510

51% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $4,430

64% receive student loans and the average amount is $3,147
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Private not-for-profit 4 year or above Institution
Doctoral/Research Universities
Doctoral/Research Universities--Intensive

Special Programs

MD Medical Program
Law Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Test Scores Required
Competencies Recommended
Test EOFL Required

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: Yes
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted %

60% men vs 58% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions

Number of Men Applicants: 8,041
Number of Women Applicants: 10,868
Number of Men Admitted: 4,799
Number of Women Admitted: 6,305

Student Services

Library On Campus
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus

Majors  Hide Majors

• Accounting
• Accounting Post-master's certificate
• Accounting Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Administration of Special Education Post-master's certificate
• Allied Health Diagnostic Intervention and Treatment Professions Other
• American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence
• American/United States Studies/Civilization
• Anthropology
• Applied Mathematics General
• Area Studies Other
• Art History Criticism and Conservation
• Art Teacher Education
• Art Therapy/Therapist
• Asian Studies/Civilization
• Athletic Training/Trainer
• Audiology/Audiologist Phd(Professional practice)
• Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
• Banking and Financial Support Services
• Bilingual and Multilingual Education
• Bilingual and Multilingual Education Post-master's certificate
• Biochemistry
• Biology Teacher Education
• Biology/Biological Sciences General
• Broadcast Journalism
• Business Management Marketing and Related Support Services Other
• Business Administration Management and Operations Other
• Business Administration and Management General
• Business Administration and Management General Post-master's certificate
• Business Administration and Management General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Business Teacher Education
• Business/Managerial Economics
• Chemistry General
• Chemistry Teacher Education
• Chinese Language and Literature
• Classics and Classical Languages Literatures and Linguistics General
• Clinical Psychology
• Clinical Psychology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Community Health and Preventive Medicine
• Computer Engineering General
• Computer Science
• Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
• Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services Post-master's certificate
• Creative Writing
• Curriculum and Instruction
• Dance General
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts General
• Early Childhood Education and Teaching
• East Asian Studies
• Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
• Economics General
• Education General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
• Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs Post-master's certificate
• Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities Post-master's certificate
• Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented Post-master's certificate
• Educational Leadership and Administration General
• Educational Leadership and Administration General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Educational Leadership and Administration General Post-master's certificate
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• Elementary Education and Teaching
• Engineering Science
• Engineering/Industrial Management
• English Language and Literature General
• English Literature (British and Commonwealth
• English/Language Arts Teacher Education
• Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
• Finance General
• Finance General Post-master's certificate
• Finance General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Finance and Financial Management Services Other
• Fine/Studio Arts General
• Foreign Language Teacher Education
• Forensic Science and Technology
• French Language and Literature
• Geography
• Geology/Earth Science General
• German Language and Literature
• Gerontology
• Gerontology Post-master's certificate
• Gerontology Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences General
• Health Teacher Education
• Health/Health Care Administration/Management
• Health/Health Care Administration/Management Post-master's certificate
• Hebrew Language and Literature
• History General
• Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration General
• Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration General Post-master's certificate
• Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Human/Medical Genetics
• Humanities/Humanistic Studies
• Industrial Engineering
• Industrial and Organizational Psychology
• Industrial and Organizational Psychology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• International Business/Trade/Commerce
• International Law and Legal Studies
• International/Global Studies
• Italian Language and Literature
• Jewish/Judaic Studies
• Journalism
• Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching Post-master's certificate
• Labor Studies
• Labor Studies Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Latin Language and Literature
• Law Phd(Professional practice)
• Legal Professions and Studies Other
• Liberal Arts and Sciences General Studies and Humanities Other
• Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
• Linguistics
• Management Information Systems General
• Management Information Systems General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Marketing Research
• Marketing/Marketing Management General
• Marketing/Marketing Management General Post-master's certificate
• Marketing/Marketing Management General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling
• Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling Post-master's certificate
• Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Mass Communication/Media Studies
• Mathematics General
• Mathematics Teacher Education
• Mechanical Engineering
• Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies Other
• Music General
• Music Teacher Education
• Natural Sciences
• Philosophy
• Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
• Physician Assistant
• Physician Assistant Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Physics General
• Physics Teacher Education
• Political Science and Government General
• Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Psychology General
• Psychology Other
• Psychology Other Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Psychology Other Post-master's certificate
• Public Relations/Image Management
• Radio Television and Digital Communication Other
• Radio and Television
• Reading Teacher Education
• Reading Teacher Education Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Reading Teacher Education Post-master's certificate
• Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions Other
• Religion/Religious Studies
• School Psychology
• School Psychology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• School Psychology Post-master's certificate
• Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
• Secondary Education and Teaching Post-master's certificate
• Social Sciences General
• Social Studies Teacher Education
• Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
• Sociology
• Spanish Language Teacher Education
• Spanish Language and Literature
• Special Education and Teaching General
• Special Education and Teaching Other
• Special Education and Teaching Other Post-master's certificate
• Speech Communication and Rhetoric
• Speech Teacher Education
• Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
• Student Counseling and Personnel Services Other Post-master's certificate
• Taxation
• Teacher Education Multiple Levels
• Teacher Education and Professional Development Specific Subject Areas Other
• Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
• Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor Post-master's certificate
• Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education Post-master's certificate
• Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor
• Women's Studies
• Environmental Studies

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