2024 Comprehensive Report on Rankings, Costs, Graduation Rate and More

$20,223

Net Price

86%

Admitted

40%

Enrolled

68%

Graduation Rate

14/1

Student / Faculty

University Detail

Holy Cross College

is a private not-for-profit, four or more years institution with a total student enrollment of 468. In 2021, there were 12 psychology and social work graduates.

Psychology Degrees Offered

Bachelor

Psychology Graduates

12

Total Enrollment

468

Type

Private Not-for-profit, Four or more years

Institution Accreditation

Higher Learning Commission

Psychology Programs Offered

For psychology degrees, Holy Cross College offers General Psychology at the bachelor level.

In the table below, see the programs offered and the number of graduates in each program.

Psychology Graduates in 2021BS
General Psychology12
Total Graduates12
US Department of Education

Admission, Enrollment, Graduation

In the fall of 2021, 626 students applied to the Holy Cross College. The university admitted 86% and 40% of those who were admitted also enrolled.

By comparison, the average number of applicants for Indiana universities is 7,207. On average, all Indiana institutions admit 78% and 26% of those who were admitted end up enrolling into the institution.

The percentage of Holy Cross College students who return after their first year to begin their second year is 72%. Compared to all Indiana four or more years colleges, the percentage is 71%.

The overall graduation rate for Holy Cross College is 68%, compared to 58% for all Indiana universities, while the number of students who transferred out of the program is 35%.

  • Credits Accepted: Dual enrollment, Advanced placement (AP) credits

Compare HCC to Indiana Four or more years Colleges
Offering Psychology Degrees

Compare admission, acceptance, retention and graduation rates of Holy Cross College to the average of all Indiana four or more years schools that offer psychology degrees.

Why it Matters

Compare Admission and Enrollment

Low admission rates and high enrollment rates denote not only how selective a school is, but also how in-demand the school is. High graduation rates show the overall success of an institution.

HCC

626

Applicants

86%

Percent Admitted

40%

Percent Enrolled

72%

1st Time Student Retention Rate

68%

Graduation Rate

IN Colleges

7,207

Applicants

78%

Percent Admitted

26%

Percent Enrolled

71%

1st Time Student Retention Rate

58%

Graduation Rate

Student & Faculty Information

In the fall of 2021, there were 29 or 42% full-time instructional or research faculty members of all faculty and there were 40 or 58% part-time faculty members employed at Holy Cross College. The number of full-time instructional faculty was 29 or 42%.

Part-time teachers are paid less and cost less, so any organization with a disproportionate number of part-time teachers can invest money in more important areas. However, as part-time teachers, participants can work full-time in their profession and bring experience to the classroom.

Why it Matters

Compare Faculty Numbers

Low student faculty ratios and high full-time instructional percentages indicate that institutions focus their investments in areas that matter most to students.

HCC

14 / 1

Student Faculty Ratio

42%

Percent Full-Time

58%

Percent Part-Time

42%

Percent Full-Time Instructional

IN Colleges

13 / 1

Student Faculty Ratio

56%

Percent Full-Time

44%

Percent Part-Time

53%

Percent Full-Time Instructional

Tuition and Student Expenses

For the 2021-2022 academic year at Holy Cross College the average cost of undergraduate tuition is $32,800, and the average cost for books and supplies is $1,100.

For graduate students, the average cost for tuition is $0 and the average cost for graduate fees is $0.

In the table below, find the average total expenses to attend Holy Cross College in 2021-2022 including tuition, room, board and living expenses for both undergraduate and graduate students.

Note that the average total expenses do not include financial aid, grants, loans or scholarships. You can find the average financial aid and net price data in the sections below.

Expenses for Holy Cross College2021-2022
On Campus Room & Board$11,650
On-Campus Living Expenses$700
Total Living Expenses$12,350
Tuition for In-State, Undergraduate$32,800
Books and Supplies, Undergraduate$1,100
Total Undergraduate Expenses$46,250
In-State, Graduate Tuition$0
In-State, Graduate Fees$0
Total Graduate Expenses$0
US Department of Education

Net Price

Average Net Price

The average net price to attend Holy Cross College is $20,223. Average net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board, living costs, books, supplies together and then subtracting the average financial (grants, scholarships and loans) for federal financial aid recipients.

In other words, the average net price is the average amount students pay to attend this university for one year.

Average net price is calculated from the most recent data supplied by each institution to the US Department of Education and is found by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. The total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.

Compare Holy Cross College to all Indiana universitas that offer psychology degrees for the cost to attend, average financial aid, percent of students receiving aid and the average net price to attend.

For program ranking, we see a lower overall cost of tuition and cost of living expenses minus the average financial aid a student may receive as the ranking factor student may want to consider.

Why it Matters

Compare Average Cost to Attend and Net Price

Low student faculty ratios and high full-time instructional professors indicates to us institutions that focus their investments in areas that matter most: the education of students by the best instructors possible.

HCC

$46,250

Cost to Attend

$26,254

Average Financial Aid

79%

Percent Receiving Aid

$20,223

Net Price

IN Colleges

$38,729

Cost to Attend

$17,548

Average Financial Aid

93%

Percent Receiving Aid

$17,333

Average Net Price

Financial Aid

The number of beginning students who enter postsecondary education for the first time and receive financial aid is 156 or 79%.

The number of undergraduate students who receive a grant or scholarship is 374 and the average amount of their grant or scholarship is $26,254.

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid# Receiving AidAverage Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship Aid374$26,254
Pell Grants133$5,054
Federal Student Loans291$6,047
US Department of Education

Below, compare the financial aid students receive at the Holy Cross College to all schools across the United States that offer psychology degrees.

We see higher percentages of those receiving aid and the percent that aid covers the net price of education as an indicator of the strength of the institution.

Why it Matters

Compare Financial Aid

Financial Aid can make the difference between being able to afford college or being priced out of college. Many students may find college far more affordable than they could imagine, when accounting for the various kinds of financial aid available.

HCC

374

Grant or Scholarship Aid

47%

Grants or Scholarships

133

Number of Pell Grants

17%

Pell Grants

291

Federal Student Loans

36%

Federal Student Loans

IN Colleges

4,881

Grant or Scholarship Aid

51%

Grants or Scholarships

2,153

Number of Pell Grants

23%

Pell Grants

2,532

Federal Student Loans

26%

Federal Student Loans

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