Dominican University

River Forest, IL
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Dominican University Review

River Forest, IL, 7900 W Division Street
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Career Preparation A
Students and Culture A+
Facilities A+
Activities and Groups A+
A+
Excellent

Dominican University is a small, private, four-year university enrolling 3,696 students and offering 80 degrees in River Forest, IL.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Dominican 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
Human and Social Sciences
299 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/black Studies
0
American/united States Studies/civilization
2
History
11
International Relations and Affairs
5
Library and Information Science
125
3
2
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries
0
Pastoral Studies/counseling
1
0
Philosophy
0
Political Science
11
Psychology
43
Social Sciences
0
Social Work
59
Sociology
35
Theology/theological Studies
2
Women's Studies
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Education and Liberal Arts
198 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art Studies
0
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
0
Curriculum and Instruction
1
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
8
11
Education
0
Educational Leadership and Administration
3
Elementary Education and Teaching
34
English Language and Literature
13
French Language and Literature
1
History Teacher Education
0
Italian Language and Literature
3
Liberal Arts
2
Reading Teacher Education
23
Secondary Education and Teaching
30
Spanish Language and Literature
14
Special Education and Teaching
15
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
0
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods
21
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
19
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Business
191 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
15
9
Business Administration and Management
72
77
Economics
9
International Business
8
Knowledge Management
0
0
Organizational Behavior Studies
0
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Mathematics and Science
72 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biological and Physical Sciences
4
Biology
18
Chemistry
5
Mathematics
7
Mathematics and Computer Science
5
Natural Sciences
27
Neuroscience
6
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Healthcare
67 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Dietetics/dietitian
27
2
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies
1
Pre-Medicine/pre-Medical Studies
36
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Legal and Law
43 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminology
25
Dispute Resolution
11
Legal Studies
7
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Art and Design
19 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Commercial and Advertising Art
5
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
1
Fashion/apparel Design
8
Fine Arts
2
Photography
2
Sculpture
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Computer Technology
15 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
15
Information Science/studies
0
0
Information Technology
0
Management Information Systems
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Trades and Careers
15 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Fashion Merchandising
15
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Communication and Media
10 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Journalism
2
Public Relations/image Management
8
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Engineering
3 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Environmental Science
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
12
Agriculture
0 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Food Science
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
13
Hospitality
0 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Foodservice Systems Administration/management
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Dominican University.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration and Management
Curriculum and Instruction
Dispute Resolution
Elementary Education and Teaching
Knowledge Management
Legal Studies
Library and Information Science
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries
Reading Teacher Education
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
*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 North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Specialized institution accreditations:
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics Didactic Program in Dietetics
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*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
psych BA, Class of 1996

no idea... i graduated nearly 20 years ago, went on to grad school and got multiple degrees there-- this survey design needs some serious help

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business Administration, Class of 1990

Internships, working on campus, working with staff to help find a job based on ones major

Rated January 2016
A+ Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
Business Administration, Class of 1990

Students come from diverse backgrounds. The culture is very mixed.

Rated January 2016
A+ Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
psych BA, Class of 1996

how the heck would I know? seriously?

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Business Administration, Class of 1990

The computer lab is state of the art. The classrooms are small in size but large enough for all students to hear well and be heard. The dining hall is large and there is room for expansion due to increased enrollment.

Rated January 2016
A+ Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
psych BA, Class of 1996

my school? I haven't been in school in over a decade-- college was nearly 20 years ago. why are you asking this?

Rated January 2016
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