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Delaware Valley University – Tuition & Success Analysis

Doylestown, PA

Delaware Valley University – Snapshot


Four-Year Private University

Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,907

Average annual cost of attendance: $27,582

(National Median: $15,523)

Median student debt for loan recipients: $25,700

Campus Setting: Large Suburb

Religious Affiliation: None

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Delaware Valley University Tuition based on Family Income


For a family income of $0 to $30,000 the average cost is $22,538

For a family income of $30,001 to $48,000 the average cost is $24,142

For a family income of $48,001 to $75,000  the average cost is $24,717

For a family income of $75,001 to $110,000  the average cost is $29,059

For a family income above $110,000 the average cost is $32,252


The “average cost” shown here is a NET cost and reflects the tuition cost after financial aid is taken into account, as reported by Delaware Valley University. This average is based on the students who receive grant or scholarship aid. In-state tuition is used for public schools.

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Delaware Valley University Graduate Success


Graduation rate: 57%

(National Median: 49%)

Students returning after first year: 69%

(National Median: 68%)

Median annual earnings (10 years after first attending): $42,100

(National Median: $33,028. The salary data measures salaries of students who received federal student aid. The Salary data does not break down earnings or graduation rates by major, or by state—an important consideration, since salaries can vary widely depending on geographical region. )

Percentage earning above a high school graduate (6 years after first enrolled): 68%

Delaware Valley University Admissions

Delaware Valley University Acceptance Rate: 68%


Half of the recent accepted students had test scores in the range of:

SAT Math: 440 to 540

SAT Critical Reading: 430 to 550

SAT Writing: 410 to 540

ACT English: 17 to 25

ACT Math: 17 to 26

ACT Writing: 7 to 8

Twenty-five percent of students accepted to Delaware Valley University actually performed better than the range reported above.  Another twenty-five percent had scores below the reported range.

Delaware Valley University Student Debt


Percentage of students awarded Pell Grants: 29%

Percentage of students receiving federal student loans: 72%

Typical student debt: $25,700

Typical monthly loan payment: $273

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Majors at Delaware Valley University


These are the most popular areas of study offered at Delaware Valley University:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences – 43%
  • Architecture and Related Services – 2%
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences – 14%
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services – 17%
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs – 1%
  • Education – 2%
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services – 4%
  • Natural Resources and Conservation – 12%
  • Physical Sciences – 1%
  • Psychology – 3%

For more information about the various majors at Delaware Valley University, visit their website.

Delaware Valley University Diversity


Overall Composition at Delaware Valley University

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Delaware Valley University full time:  93%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Delaware Valley University part time:  7%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who are twenty-five years old, or older at Delaware Valley University:  10%

Racial Diversity Composition

American Indian/Alaska Native: 1%

Asian: 1%

Black: 8%

Hispanic: 8%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Two or more races: 0%

Unknown: 7%

White: 75%

Delaware Valley University Success Ratios

TUN ratios to help compare schools


Earnings to Debt Ratio: 1.6

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median federal debt of borrowers who graduated. TUN found an average of 2.5 based on data of 3,210 schools.

Earnings to Tuition Ratio: 1.5

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the average annual cost of attendance that financial aid recipients incurred.  TUN found an average of 3.0 based on data of 3,337 schools.

Monthly Liquidity Ratio: 12.9

The median monthly gross earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median monthly debt payment that borrowers who graduated experience with a 10-year repayment schedule. TUN found an average of 19.3 based on data of 3,210 schools.