Arcadia University

Glenside, PA
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Arcadia University Review

Glenside, PA, 450 S Easton Rd
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Career Preparation A-
Students and Culture A
Facilities A
Activities and Groups A-
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Excellent

Arcadia University is a medium sized, private, four-year university enrolling 3,984 students and offering 129 degrees in Glenside, PA.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Arcadia University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Education and Liberal Arts
287 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agricultural Teacher Education
1
Applied Behavior Analysis
17
Art Studies
9
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
2
Art Teacher Education
8
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
1
Computer Teacher Education
0
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
0
Creative Writing
7
15
Curriculum and Instruction
0
Drama and Dance Teacher Education
0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
17
Education
0
Education
1
Educational/instructional Technology
9
Educational Leadership and Administration
13
6
Elementary Education and Teaching
0
5
English Language and Literature
19
9
English/language Arts Teacher Education
5
Fine Arts and Art Studies
0
Foreign Language Teacher Education
0
French Language and Literature
0
Health Teacher Education
3
History Teacher Education
4
Italian Language and Literature
0
Junior High/intermediate/middle School Education and Teaching
1
Liberal Arts
6
Mathematics Teacher Education
5
Music Teacher Education
1
Portuguese Language and Literature
0
Psychology Teacher Education
0
Reading Teacher Education
15
Science Teacher Education/general Science Teacher Education
0
2
Secondary Education and Teaching
13
Spanish Language and Literature
11
Special Education and Teaching
0
37
0
3
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
14
0
Sport and Fitness Administration/management
1
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas
25
2
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Healthcare
274 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art Therapy/therapist
0
Health/health Care Administration/management
22
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences
0
1
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/management
0
Medical Illustration/medical Illustrator
2
Physical Therapy/therapist
131
Physician Assistant
93
Public Health
25
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Human and Social Sciences
177 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Community Psychology
0
Counseling Psychology
10
Cultural Anthropology
5
French Studies
1
History
10
Humanities/humanistic Studies
5
International and Intercultural Communication
2
International/global Studies
22
International Relations and Affairs
0
Italian Studies
2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
0
Library Science
0
3
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
4
0
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
1
17
Philosophy
2
Political Science
10
Psychology
59
Psychology
1
Religion/religious Studies
0
School Psychology
3
Sociology
20
Spanish and Iberian Studies
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Business
133 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
8
Business Administration and Management
1
Business Administration, Management and Operations
1
Business/managerial Economics
1
Finance
6
General Merchandising, Sales, and Related Marketing Operations
0
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration
0
International Business
42
58
International Relations and National Security Studies
9
Marketing/marketing Management
5
Organizational Communication
2
Small Business Administration/management
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Mathematics and Science
122 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Actuarial Science
4
Biological and Physical Sciences
3
1
Biology
78
Biopsychology
2
Chemistry
11
Human/medical Genetics
13
Mathematics
10
Physics
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Legal and Law
41 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminology
13
25
Forensic Science and Technology
0
International Law and Legal Studies
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Art and Design
32 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
1
Commercial and Advertising Art
10
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
10
Fashion/apparel Design
0
Film/video and Photographic Arts
0
Interior Design
2
Metal and Jewelry Arts
2
Music
0
Painting
3
Photography
4
Sculpture
0
Writing
0
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Computer Technology
17 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences
17
Illustration
0
Management Information Systems
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Communication and Media
10 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Communication and Media Studies
0
Design and Visual Communications
0
Digital Communication and Media/multimedia
9
Printmaking
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Arcadia University.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
International Business
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Specialized institution accreditations:
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist Council on Education for Public Health Public Health Programs (PHPG) - Graduate level program offered outside a school of public health
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
A- Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
BFA in Acting, Class of 2010

Professors who work in the profession; practical classes and skills needed for the profession; made me a well rounded theatre artist who can do anything!

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture
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Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
BFA in Acting, Class of 2010

The school is smaller, so I would describe the students as close knit and supportive. Inside my major, we all knew each other and looked out for one another. The school is very liberal, not a big party school, and many students go home on the weekends.

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
BFA in Acting, Class of 2010

Facilities were nicely done and well equipped

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Activities and Groups
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Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
BFA in Acting, Class of 2010

Rockapella singing group, Studio Sketch

Rated January 2016
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