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Notre Dame College – Tuition & Success Analysis

Cleveland, OH

Notre Dame College – Snapshot


Four-Year Private University

Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,587

Average annual cost of attendance: $21,494

(National Median: $15,523)

Median student debt for loan recipients: $27,000

Campus Setting: Large Suburb

Religious Affiliation: Roman Catholic

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Notre Dame College Tuition based on Family Income


For a family income of $0 to $30,000 the average cost is $18,759

For a family income of $30,001 to $48,000 the average cost is $18,166

For a family income of $48,001 to $75,000  the average cost is $22,787

For a family income of $75,001 to $110,000  the average cost is $24,169

For a family income above $110,000 the average cost is $24,757


The “average cost” shown here is a NET cost and reflects the tuition cost after financial aid is taken into account, as reported by Notre Dame College. 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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Notre Dame College Graduate Success


Graduation rate: 37%

(National Median: 49%)

Students returning after first year: 63%

(National Median: 68%)

Median annual earnings (10 years after first attending): $42,600

(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): 65%

Notre Dame College Admissions

Notre Dame College Acceptance Rate: 90%


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

SAT Math: 410 to 500

SAT Critical Reading: 410 to 495

SAT Writing: N/A to N/A

ACT English: 16 to 21

ACT Math: 17 to 22

ACT Writing: N/A to N/A

Twenty-five percent of students accepted to Notre Dame College actually performed better than the range reported above.  Another twenty-five percent had scores below the reported range.

Notre Dame College Student Debt


Percentage of students awarded Pell Grants: 35%

Percentage of students receiving federal student loans: 68%

Typical student debt: $27,000

Typical monthly loan payment: $287

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Majors at Notre Dame College


These are the most popular areas of study offered at Notre Dame College:

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences – 6%
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services – 24%
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs – 5%
  • Education – 16%
  • English Language and Literature/Letters – 1%
  • Health Professions and Related Programs – 24%
  • History – 1%
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities – 3%
  • Military Technologies and Applied Sciences – 1%
  • Physical Sciences – 1%
  • Psychology – 6%
  • Social Sciences – 6%
  • Theology and Religious Vocations – 1%
  • Visual and Performing Arts – 3%

For more information about the various majors at Notre Dame College, visit their website.

Notre Dame College Diversity


Overall Composition at Notre Dame College

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Notre Dame College full time:  79%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Notre Dame College part time:  21%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who are twenty-five years old, or older at Notre Dame College:  24%

Racial Diversity Composition

American Indian/Alaska Native: 0%

Asian: 1%

Black: 26%

Hispanic: 5%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 4%

Two or more races: 3%

Unknown: 3%

White: 58%

Notre Dame College 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: 2.0

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: 12.4

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.