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American Jewish University

Quick Stats
Acceptance Rate
Admissions Selectivity
Admissions Yield
Gender Distribution
Tuition + Fees
Student Median Household Income
Undergrad Focus
Undergrad Retention Rate
Undergrad Size
Graduation Rate
Category
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Overview
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Acceptance Rate

82.9%

Acceptance Rate by Gender

Percent of Applicants

Tuition & Fees

$30,938

American Jewish University is located in Los Angeles, California. It is a small private not-for-profit school and offers both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has 67 undergraduate students enrolled and admission is selective with an acceptance rate of 82.9%.

Popular majors include Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, English Language and Literature/Letters, English Language and Literature/Letters, Biological and Biomedical Sciences, and Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 29% of students graduate.

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About
🗺 15600 Mulholland Drive
Los Angeles, California 90077
🌐 www.aju.edu
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Admissions
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American Jewish University has around 41 applicants.

Of the students admitted, 29% decide to enroll at American Jewish University. This is the admissions yield. A higher admisssions yield means students want to attend the school. A lower one means that they decided to attend another school.

Out of the 41 applicants 34% are men and 61% are women. This means that for every 100 male applicants, there are 179 women, or for every 100 female applicants, there are 56 men.

American Jewish University's acceptance rate is 82.9%. The acceptance rate for men is 71.4% and the acceptance rate for women is 96.0%.

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Applicants
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Who applies to American Jewish University?

Number of Applicants

41

Number of Applicants per Spot

4
per spot

Male Applicants

34%

Female Applicants

61%
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Acceptance Rate
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Getting into American Jewish University

American Jewish University Acceptance Rate

82.9%

Getting in

Less Selective

Male Acceptance Rate

71.4%

Female Acceptance Rate

96.0%
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School Popularity
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Do Students Want to Go to American Jewish University?

American Jewish University Admissions Yield

29%
of accepted students choose to go to American Jewish University

Male Admissions Yield

40%

Female Admissions Yield

25%
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Application
Admission Test Scores Recommended
High School GPA Required
High School Rank Considered but not required
High School Record Required
Complete High School Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
College Requirements
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Graduation Rate
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Graduation Rate

29%
within 6 years

Men Graduation Rate

25%

Women Graduation Rate

33%

Undergrad Graduation Rate

Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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Cost
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Can you afford to attend American Jewish University?

Average Cost After Financial Aid

$25,777
for one year
Source: Dept. of Education

Published Tuition & Fees

$30,938
Excludes housing Source: Dept. of Education

Out-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing

$47,466
per year

In-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing

$47,466
per year
How much debt will you graduate with?

The 3-year repayment rate is the percentage of students who are able to repay some of their student debt.

Why does this matter? A high rate means that students are making enough money so that they can pay down their student debt. A low rate means that students are having trouble paying down their loans.

American Jewish University Financial Aid

Students Receiving Financial Aid

100%
of students
Source: Dept. of Education

Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan

44%
of students
Source: Dept. of Education

To learn more and apply for financial aid at American Jewish University you can visit www.college.aju.edu/affordability/.

American Jewish University Tuition and Room & Board

Out-of-State Tuition

Total Cost: $47,466
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

In-State Tuition

Total Cost: $47,466
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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Return on Education
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What's the return on the cost of your education?

Tuition vs. Earnings

Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.
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Teaching
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Student-Faculty Ratio

7
students per faculty

Average Professional Salary

$72,746
for full-time professors
Salary Group: Medium-Low
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Graduate School
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Can you go to grad school at American Jewish University?

Yes
Highest degree: Master's degree
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Students
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Undergraduate Focus

44%

Undergrads

67

Total Students

153
undergrads and grad students

Part-Time Students

3%

Students over 25

21%

Student Median Household Income

$80,281
per year
(compared to U.S. median household income of $61,372 in 2017) Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education, U.S. Census Bureau
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Student Diversity
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Who will be your classmates?

Women

57%
of undergraduates

Men

43%
of undergraduates

Are there more men or more women?

Slightly More Women

American Jewish University has slightly more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 75 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 133 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at American Jewish University

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Student Age

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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What do students at American Jewish University study?

American Jewish University Popular Majors

Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at American Jewish University are:

  1. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
  2. English Language and Literature/Letters
  3. English Language and Literature/Letters
  4. Biological and Biomedical Sciences
  5. Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Approximately 95% of students choose to study one of these majors.
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Student Satisfaction
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Will you be happy at American Jewish University?

Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate

50%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

American Jewish University has a retention rate of 50% for full-time undergrads, which is fairly low.

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Transfers
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Undergraduate Transfers

12
18% of undergraduates

Transfer In Rate

Medium

American Jewish University has around 12 students who transfer into the school each year. This is a medium rate at approximately 18% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see American Jewish University as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

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Living in Los Angeles, California
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City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000

761
in 2017
Source: FBI

City Rape Rate per 100,000

61
in 2017
Source: FBI
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Politics in California
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Presidential Election Results of 2016

Democratic

Politically, California tends to be More Democratic. In the 2016 Presidential election, 62% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 32% voted for the Republican party, and 3% voted for neither.

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