Higher Education Opportunity Act

Review Excelsior College's HEOA compliance responses grouped by the applicable HEOA section numbers shown below. Section numbers not appearing in the listed sequences are not applicable and have been intentionally omitted.

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This requirement applies to the Nurse Faculty Loan Program (NFLP) and Nursing Student Loan Program (NSLP).

Nursing Student and Nursing Faculty Loans

Educational Computer Systems, Inc. (ECSI)

Excelsior's mission statement can be found on our About Us page.

Between Aug -1-2010 through Oct-31-2010; 3,695 applications received*

Between Aug -1-2010 through Oct-31-2010; 2,604 students were admitted

Between Aug -1-2010 through Oct-31-2010; the total number of undergraduate students that enrolled = 2,753

*Not all students are required to go through the application process (e.g. Military Students).

 

Not Applicable - Excelsior College does not require SAT or ACT scores. Excelsior College focuses on adult learners as stated in our Mission, which can be found on our About Us page.

Not Applicable - Excelsior students are part-time transfer students. Information regarding our part-time transfer students appears in the answer to the next question.
 

37,656 Undergraduates

1,745 Graduate Students

39,401 total students

55% female

45% male

Excelsior College is a degree completion institution and does not enroll first time full time students. The percentage of our part-time transfer students residing in New York state during the 2010-2011 academic year is 12.4%.

Excelsior College is a degree completion institution and does not enroll first time full time students. The percentage of part-time transfer students residing in US states other than New York state during the 2010-2011 academic year is 87.5%.

Excelsior College is a degree completion institution and does not enroll first time full time students. The percentage of our undergraduate part-time transfer students residing outside the United States during the 2010-2011 academic year is <1%.

Excelsior College is a degree completion institution and does not enroll first time full time students.

Excelsior College is a member of Transparency by Design, which is currently working on a measure of learner progress toward degree completion that will apply to part-time and transfer students. The results of this measure will be posted on the Transparency by Design Web site.

Percentage of undergraduates who are formally registered as a student with disabilities is less than 3%.

Excelsior College is a degree completion institution and does not enroll first time full time students. Excelsior College is a member of Transparency by Design, which is currently working on a measure of learner progress toward degree completion that will apply to part-time and transfer students. The results of this measure will be posted on the College Choices for Adults Transparency by Design website.

Certificate: 79
Associate's Degree: 2699
Bachelor's Degree: 2677
Post baccalaureate Certificate: 11
Master's Degree: 148
Post-Master's Certificate: 1

Bachelors of Science in Liberal Arts (BSL): 1831 (CIP code 24.0101)

Associates degree in nursing (ASN): 1427 (CIP code 51.3801)

Excelsior's student-faculty ration is 15-1.

 620 -  Excelsior College does not have full time faculty that instruct courses. All instructional faculty are part time. 

0 -  Excelsior College does not employ graduate assistants. 

This item is not applicable to Excelsior College. Excelsior College does not have first time full time undergraduate students, nor does it have on-campus housing.

However here are cost of attendance samples for our population

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Excelsior College is a degree completion institution and does not enroll first time full time students. The average annual grant amount awarded to part time transfer students in 2010-2011 is $2,407.

This represents the average annual Pell grant award.

$7,150

$2,182,752

Excelsior College is a degree completion institution and does not enroll first time full time students.

Of our undergraduate student population, 4% received federal, state, and institutional grants, student loans, and any other type of financial assistance the institution knows of that are provided publicly or through the institution (e.g. work study funds).

460

The current Excelsior College Cohort Default Rate (CDR) 2 year-2011 Draft is 4.0. The current Excelsior College Cohort Default Rate (CDR) 3 year-2010 Draft is 7.4.

Student Policy Information

Services for Disabled Students

Transfer Credit Policies

Primary policy pages about transfer credit:

Career Center

Resources and Services

Review the lists of resources and services we offer to enrolled and non-enrolled students, alumni, and faculty on our Resources and Services page.

Not Applicable

This information is found on our Partner Pricing, Fee Reductions, and Discounts page.

Textbooks are available through our bookstore.

Loan information can be found on our Financial Aid page.

Private loan disclosure information can be found on our Loan Disclosure Information page.

Direct loan information can be found on our Federal Loan Programs page.

We provide information and links to information regarding loan repayment on our Federal Loan Programs page.

Additional information can be found on the Federal Student Aid web site and our Delaying Loan Payments page.

We provide information and links to information regarding loan repayment on our Federal Loan Programs page.

Additional information can be found on the Federal Student Aid web site and our Delaying Loan Payments page.

We provide information and links to information regarding loan repayment on our Federal Loan Programs page.

Additional information can be found on the Federal Student Aid web site and our Delaying Loan Payments page.

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This information can be found by visiting our Federal Loan Programs page.

Excelsior College provides access to policy information regarding copyright infringement and penalties from our Student Policies page.

Excelsior College is a degree completion institution and does not enroll first time full time students. Student body diversity of part-time transfer students is as follows:

FT Men = N/A
FT Women = N/A
PT Men = 45.2%
PT Women = 54.7%
Unknown/Unspecified Gender = <1%

Ethnicity
American Indian or Alaska Native <1%
Asian 3.7%
Black or African American 20.7%
Hispanic 8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander <1%
White, Non-Hispanic 61.5%
Two or More Races 1.8%
Unknown/Unspecified Ethnicity 3%

PELL Grant Info
460 Pell Grants Awarded
FT Men = N/A
FT Women = N/A
PT Men 57.5%
PT Women 42.5%
Unspecified n/a

% of Pell Grant Recipients based on Ethnicity
American Indian or Alaska Native <1%
Asian 2%
Black or African American 24%
Hispanic 10%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander <1%
Two or More Races 5%
White 57%
Unknown/Unspecified Ethnicity <1%

Employed Full Time: 82.3%
Employed Part Time: 8.7%
Not employed but seeking employment: 5.8%
Not employed and not seeking employment 2.4%
Retired: 0.8%

Field of Employment
Accounting: 1.3%
Business/Management: 5.2%
Communications: 0.3%
Computer Information/Technology: 4.2%
Construction: 0.2%
Counseling/Social Work: 0.5%
Criminal Justice: 2%
Electrical Engineering/Technology: 0.2%
Engineering: 1.3%
Financial Services: 0.8%
Health Care (non-nursing) : 4%
Higher Education: 1.5%
Holistic Health: 0.3%
Human Resources: 1.2%
Law: 0.5%
Life Sciences 0.2%
Marketing/Sales: 0.2%
Military Service: 18.7%
Nuclear Engineering Technology: 0.8%
Nursing: 42.7%
Physical Sciences: 0.2%
PreK-12 Education: 2.9%
Public Administration: 0.7%
Research (Health Science): 0.2%
Research (Physical Science): 0.3%
Other: 8.9%
 

7.9% of responders to this question are currently pursuing a certificate program.
11.2% of responders to this question are currently pursuing a Bachelor's Degree.
18.8% of responders to this question are currently pursuing a Master's Degree.
3.1% of responders to this question are currently pursuing a Professional Degree.
4.6% of respondents are currently pursuing a PhD at this time.

The data for this question is based on voluntary responses to the Alumni Survey

SLA Associate Degree students are not included in this data.

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Excelsior College is a degree completion institution and does not enroll first time full time students. Excelsior College is a member of Transparency by Design, which is currently working on a measure of learner progress toward degree completion that will apply to part-time and transfer students.

The results of this measure will be posted on the Transparency by Design Web site.

Excelsior College is an online institution without a campus where students take courses and we do not require vaccinations.

2010-2011 Graduates

Men = 50%
Women = 50%

Ethnicity

 

American Indian or Alaska Native <1%
Asian 3.8%
Black or African American 16.6%
Hispanic 7.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander <1%
White, Non-Hispanic 66%
Two or More Races 1.8%
Unknown/Unspecified Ethnicity 2.7%

Graduates Disaggregated by Financial Aid Awards

PELL GRANT
Men = 59.3%
Women = 40.7%

Ethnicity
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 2.1%
Black or African American 21.4%
Hispanic 12.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
White, Non-Hispanic 57.2%
Two or More Races 2.1%
Unknown/Unspecified Ethnicity 4.8%

FFEL or Direct Loans who did NOT receive Pell Grants
Men = 43.8%
Women = 56.2%

Ethnicity
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.3%
Asian 2%
Black or African American 28.7% Hispanic 4.6% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
White, Non-Hispanic 54.2%
Two or More Races 5.9%
Unknown/Unspecified Ethnicity 3.3%

Other Financial Aid (those who did NOT receive Pell Grants or federal student loans)
Men = 12.3%
Women = 87.7 %

Ethnicity
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.6%
Asian 2.5%
Black or African American 14.8%
Hispanic 4.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
White, Non-Hispanic 73.8%
Two or More Races 1.6%
Unknown/Unspecified Ethnicity 1.6%

 

Exit counseling is provided through the National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) web site (login required).

Please see the Excelsior College policy page links below for information regarding criminal offenses:

Drug-Free Schools and Workplace

Prevention of Bias-related Crime on the Excelsior College Campus

Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, and Stalking Prevention

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Excelsior College's Drug-Free Schools and Workplace policy outlines penalties for drug violations.

Entrance counseling is provided through the StudentLoans.gov Web site.

Excelsior College provides access to policy information regarding code of conduct from our Student Policies page.

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Email: Admissions@excelsior.edu

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