Resources › For Students and Parents Dominican College Admissions SAT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid, Tuition, Graduation Rate & More Share Flipboard Email Print Dominican College in Orangeburg, NY. Alexisrael / Wikimedia Commons For Students and Parents College Admissions College Profiles College Admissions Process College Rankings Choosing A College Application Tips Essay Samples & Tips Testing Graphs College Financial Aid Extracurricular Activities Advanced Placement Homework Help Private School Test Prep College Life Graduate School Business School Law School Distance Learning View More By Allen Grove College Admissions Expert Ph.D., English, University of Pennsylvania M.A., English, University of Pennsylvania B.S., Materials Science & Engineering and Literature, MIT Dr. Allen Grove is an Alfred University English professor and a college admissions expert with 20 years of experience helping students transition to college. our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Allen Grove Updated September 21, 2017 Dominican College Admissions Overview: 75% of applicants were accepted to Dominican College in 2016, making the school accessible. In general, successful applicants will have grades and test scores above average. To apply, visit the school's admissions website, and fill out the online application. Applicants must also submit scores from either the SAT or ACT. Admissions Data (2016): Dominican College Acceptance Rate: 75%Test Scores -- 25th / 75th PercentileSAT Critical Reading: 400 / 480SAT Math: 400 / 490SAT Writing: - / -What these SAT numbers meanACT Composite: 17 / 21ACT English: - / -ACT Math: - / -What these ACT numbers mean Dominican College Description: Catholic in origin, Dominican College is today an independent four-year and master’s level liberal arts college located in Orangeburg, New York. With a student / faculty ratio of 13 to 1 and roughly 2,000 students, Dominican offers its students individualized experiences. High achieving students should look into the Honors Program -- those students accepted to the program right out of high school receive early course registration, a free lap top, and $1,000 scholarship their sophomore, junior, and senior years. Dominican is host to 21 chartered student clubs and is a member of the Central Atlantic College Conference (CACC) for Division II athletics with 10 competitive sports. If that’s not enough to do, New York City is just 17 miles away. Dominican College is also the proud home of the Palisades Institute which provides workshops and seminars designed to create leaders and innovative thinkers in the community. Enrollment (2016): Total Enrollment: 2,012 (1,478 undergraduates)Gender Breakdown: 33% Male / 67% Female90% Full-time Costs (2016 - 17): Tuition and Fees: $27,438Books: $1,500 (why so much?)Room and Board: $12,420Other Expenses: $2,950Total Cost: $44,308 Dominican College Financial Aid (2015 - 16): Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 100%Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of AidGrants: 100%Loans: 84%Average Amount of AidGrants: $19,405Loans: $7,761 Academic Programs: Most Popular Majors: Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Social Sciences, Teacher Education. Transfer, Graduation and Retention Rates: First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 69%Transfer-out Rate: 23%4-Year Graduation Rate: 30%6-Year Graduation Rate: 43% Intercollegiate Athletic Programs: Men's Sports: Golf, Soccer, Lacrosse, Baseball, Basketball Women's Sports: Track and Field, Volleyball, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Cross Country, Basketball Data Source: National Center for Educational Statistics If You Like Dominican College, You May Also Like These Schools: Stony Brook University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphBinghamton University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphIona College: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphSUNY Plattsburgh: Profile CUNY Lehman College: Profile Pace University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphMercy College: Profile Utica College: Profile Adelphi University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphCUNY Hunter College: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphConcordia College - New York: Profile Dominican College Mission Statement: read the complete mission statement at http://www.dc.edu/about/our-mission/ "The aim of Dominican College is to promote educational excellence, leadership, and service in an environment characterized by respect for the individual and concern for the community. The College is an independent institution of higher learning, Catholic in origin and heritage. In the tradition of its Dominican founders, it fosters the active, shared pursuit of truth and embodies an ideal of education rooted in the values of reflective understanding and compassionate involvement..."