Daemen College

Add Comparison

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$27,450

3.98% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$17,181

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

3.49%

Default Rate

2017 Acceptance Rate

49.4%

3,529 Applicants

2017 Enrolled Students

2,635

82.7% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

55.2%

240 Graduates

About

Daemen College is a higher education institution located in Erie County, NY. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Daemen College were Registered Nursing (179 degrees awarded), Natural Sciences (127 degrees), and General Health & Wellness (25 degrees).

In 2017, 891 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Daemen College. 75.3% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 24.7% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (718 degrees), 12.4 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (58 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Daemen College is $27,450, which is $6,717 more than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,733).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Daemen College is $27,450, which is $6,717 more than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,733).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $17,181.

In 2017, 93% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 71% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$27,450

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Daemen College was $27,450. The cost of tuition at Daemen College is $6,717 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,733).

This chart compares the tuition costs of Daemen College (in red) with those of other similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Average Net Price

$17,181

2017 Value

0.438%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Daemen College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $17,181. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Daemen College grew by 0.438%.

This chart compares the average net price of Daemen College (in red) with that of other similar universities.

Average net price is calculated from full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded a grant or scholarship from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Other Student Expenses

$7,663

Room and Board

$1,000

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Daemen College was of $7,663 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,000. The cost of room and board increased by 2.51% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

This chart compares the average student costs at Daemen College (in red) with that of similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

93%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

71%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

93% of undergraduate students at Daemen College received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a decline of 1.06% with respect to 2016, when 94% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

This chart compares the average award discount at Daemen College (in red) with that of other similar universities.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other expenses.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

3.49%

2016 Default Rate

29

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Daemen College was 3.49%, which represents 29 out of the 832 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Admissions

Daemen College received 3,529 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 9.63% annual growth. Out of those 3,529 applicants, 1,744 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 49.4% acceptance rate.

There were 2,635 students enrolled at Daemen College in 2017, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Daemen College has an overall enrollment yield of 22.2%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

49.4%

Acceptance Rate in 2017

1,744

Accepted Out of 3,529

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Daemen College was 49.4% (1,744 admissions from 3,529 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 52.6%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants grew by 9.63%, while admissions grew by 3.01%.

This chart compares the acceptance rate of Daemen College (in red) with that of other similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

SAT Scores

N/A%

Submission Percentage

N/A

Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at Daemen College in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

This chart shows the SAT scores for the 25th and 75th percentile of applicants broken out into each section of the test that their are evaluated on.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Enrollment

Daemen College has a total enrollment of 2,635 students. The full-time enrollment at Daemen College is 2,180 students and the part-time enrollment is 455. This means that 82.7% of students enrolled at Daemen College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Daemen College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 76.8% White, 9.03% Black or African American, 5.77% Hispanic or Latino, 2.43% Asian, 0.759% Two or More Races, 0.19% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.038% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Daemen College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (54.2%), followed by White Male (20.3%) and Black or African American Female (7.56%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (70.3%), followed by White Male (16.9%) and Black or African American Female (2.42%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

82.7%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Daemen College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 2,635 students. The full-time enrollment at Daemen College is 2,180 and the part-time enrollment is 455. This means that 82.7% of students enrolled at Daemen College are enrolled full-time compared with 68.6% at similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

This chart shows the full-time vs part-time enrollment status at Daemen College (in red) compares to similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Retention Rate over Time

77%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Daemen College was 77%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (75%), Daemen College had a retention rate higher than its peers.

This chart shows the retention rate over time at Daemen College (highlighted in red) compares to similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    2,024

  2. Black or African American

    238

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    152

The enrolled student population at Daemen College is 76.8% White, 9.03% Black or African American, 5.77% Hispanic or Latino, 2.43% Asian, 0.759% Two or More Races, 0.19% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.038% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Masters Colleges and Universities is 54.4% White, 15% Hispanic or Latino, and 13.2% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 79 students (3%) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Graduates

In 2017, 451 more women than men received degrees from Daemen College. The majority of degree recipients at Daemen College are white (718 degrees awarded). There were 12.4 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (58 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Daemen College is Registered Nursing (179 degrees awarded), followed by Natural Sciences (127 degrees) and General Health & Wellness (25 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Daemen College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Interdisciplinary Studies (128 degrees awarded), Education (152 degrees), and Public Administration and Social Service (38 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Daemen College are Elementary & middle school teachers (2,013,704 people), Registered nurses (1,382,099 people), Secondary school teachers (336,544 people), Education administrators (290,576 people), and Other managers (230,060 people).

The most specialized majors at Daemen College are Interdisciplinary Studies (128 degrees awarded), Education (152 degrees), Public Administration and Social Service (38 degrees), Health (373 degrees), and Visual & Performing Arts (30 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Daemen College are Surgeons, Public relations specialists, Geoscientists and hydrologists, except geographers, Podiatrists, and Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents

The most specialized majors at Daemen College are Interdisciplinary Studies (128 degrees awarded), Education (152 degrees), Public Administration and Social Service (38 degrees), Health (373 degrees), and Visual & Performing Arts (30 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Daemen College are Elementary & secondary schools (3,095,498 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,659,217 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (468,555 people), Outpatient care centers (303,991 people), and Offices of physicians (242,019 people).

The most specialized majors at Daemen College are Interdisciplinary Studies (128 degrees awarded), Education (152 degrees), Public Administration and Social Service (38 degrees), Health (373 degrees), and Visual & Performing Arts (30 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Daemen College.

Most Common

  1. 179 degrees awarded

  2. 127 degrees awarded

  3. 25 degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Daemen College was Registered Nursing with 179 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of degree recipients from bachelors degree programs at Daemen College according to their major.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 220

  2. 671

In 2017, 220 degrees were awarded to men at Daemen College, which is 0.328 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (671).

This chart displays the gender disparity between the top 5 majors at Daemen College by degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 42 degrees were awarded to men at Daemen College in Natural Sciences, which is 0.494 times less than the 85 female recipients with that same degree.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 158 degrees were awarded to women at Daemen College in Registered Nursing, which is 7.52 times more than the 21 male recipients with that same degree.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Time to Complete

26%

100% Completion Time

49%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 26% of students graduating from Daemen College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 49% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 50% within 200%.

The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Masters Colleges and Universities Carnegie Classification group.

Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Asian Male

Highest Graduation Rate (75%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Daemen College is Male and Asian (75% graduation rate). Across all Masters Colleges and Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    718 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    58 degrees awarded

  3. Unknown

    40 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Daemen College is white (718 degrees awarded). There were 12.4 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (58 degrees).

4.49% of degree recipients (40 students) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    540 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    178 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Female

    45 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Daemen College is white female (540 degrees awarded). There were 3.03 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (178 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Operations

Daemen College has an endowment valued at nearly $14.4M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $2.46M (17%), compared to the 6.94% average return ($2.3M on $33.1M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2017, Daemen College had a total salary expenditure of $50.3M. Daemen College employs 70 Assistant professors, 46 Associate professors, and 14 Professors. Most academics at Daemen College are Female Assistant professors (48), Female Associate professors(29), and Male Assistant professors (22).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Daemen College are: Management, with 58 employees, Service, with 56 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 55 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$14.4M

2017 Endowment

15.7%

growth from 2016

Daemen College has an endowment valued at about $14.4M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Daemen College grew 15.7% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $18.7M lower than than the median endowment of Masters Colleges and Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

This line chart shows how the endowment at Daemen College (in red) compares to that of some similar universities.

The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Masters Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs Carnegie Classification grouping.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $590k - Federal

  2. $879k - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Daemen College received $590k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $879k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$23.7M

2017 Salaries

3.52%

growth from 2016

In 2017, Daemen College paid a median of $23.7M in salaries, which represents 47.1% of their overall expenditure ($50.3M) and a 3.52% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 2.26% decline from 2015 and a 4.52% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Masters Colleges and Universities is 31.4M (40.5% of overall expenditures).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Instructional Salaries

$9.87M

Instructional Salaries

148

Number of Employees

In 2017, Daemen College paid a total of $9.87M to 148 employees working as instructors, which represents 41.7% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $16.8M (34%) for similar Masters Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Assistant professor

Most Common Instructor

70 Employees

Management

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

58 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Daemen College were Assistant professor with 70 employees; Associate professor with 46 employees; and Associate professor with 14 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Daemen College were Management with 58 employees; Service with 56 employees; and Office and Administrative Support with 55 employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female Assistant professor

  2. Female Associate professor

  3. Male Assistant professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Daemen College was Female Assistant professor with 48 employees, Female Associate professor with 29 employees, and Male Assistant professor with 22 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Daemen College.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart