Arcadia University Graduate Program Reviews

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(4.11 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 33 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Campus Setting: Suburb: Large
  • Student Population: 3,785 (2,473 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 10 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 62% part-time, 38% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $28,678
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4.67 out of 5.0
Degree: Elementary Education
Graduation Year: 2016

I have not been in the graduate program at Arcadia very long but so far everything and everyone has been extremely helpful. I did not apply for financial aid when attending school for my undergraduate degree so I had many questions and Arcadia's financial aid team was more than helpful. I would recommend Arcadia to anyone looking to continue their education!
4.25 out of 5.0
Degree: Special Education
Graduation Year: 2016

I do not live on or near campus. I do not know about the campus or social life. I have had great success gathering information from the faculty. I have enjoyed my experiences at Arcadia thus far.
3.83 out of 5.0
Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2016

This is a great program for the working professional. Class meets once a week on the same day for your entire program. Two one-week trips abroad are also included in the price of the tuition. So far the professors and classmates have been great. We all have such diverse backgrounds that we learn as much from each other as we do from the course material.
4.25 out of 5.0
Degree: Liberal Arts
Graduation Year: 2016

Studying peace is a lifelong dream. As a war survivor, I believe that this program would help Me a lot to make a change in society. The course is rich I structure and it entails concepts about peace and conflict resolutions that are meaningful to society. However, travelling to different conflict historic areas will be a challenge as some might require extra fund fro. The students. Overalliys a good program that will help me a lot.
4.0 out of 5.0
Degree: ESL
Graduation Year: 2014

The ESL Certificate program can be finished in a summer, and it is my only Arcadia experience. The professors are very helpful, which is beneficial because the workload is fairly intense in such a short period of time. It's hard to retain everything if you obtain the certificate in one summer, but you do learn a lot of information! The tuition is a little high.
3.33 out of 5.0
Degree: English
Graduation Year: 2016

Arcadia University's graduate program is truly great. Classes are small, and graduate students receive ample one on one attention with academic advisors and other professors. Therefore, you really feel like the faculty is personally interested in your comments, questions, and concerns. Arcadia also offers many study abroad opportunities, graduate assistantship positions, as well as a flexible course schedule, that a student can specifically tailor to their own interests. Overall Arcadia has proved to be great place to continue my education at the graduate level.
4.92 out of 5.0
Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2014

I love Arcadia Univiersity. The staff is very helpful.
4.08 out of 5.0
Degree: Social Sciences
Graduation Year: 2015

Pros: My graduate program is unique from other International Relations programs because it offers a built in study abroad and internship portion of the program. This provides you with many opportunities to build networks for future careers as well as get the hands on experience that future employers are looking for. It also has flexible course schedules and many of the professors are easily accessible and very helpful. Cons: Unfortunately the program has a small staff so there are only so many professional perspectives that can be offered within the program itself, Course offerings can sometimes be limited to what the staff has an expertise in/ professor availability.
3.25 out of 5.0
Degree: Public Health
Graduation Year: 2014

The school does a great job to really understand each student's needs
3.33 out of 5.0
Degree: School Psychology
Graduation Year: 2014

The cons: mostly traditional courses that are not flexible enough for working adults the classrooms are old the pros: opportunities to socialize advising diversity of subjects and courses to take one stop shop
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