#3874 Overall Influence #411 Desirability Rank

Holy Names University

Private, coeducational Catholic university located in Oakland, California, U.S.

From Wikipedia

Holy Names University is a private Roman Catholic university in Oakland, California. It was founded by and remains affiliated with the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary.History The university was originally established as the Convent of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart in 1868 by six members of the Sisters of the Holy Names, a teaching order from Quebec, Canada. They were invited to Oakland by Father Michael King, pastor of Saint Mary's Church to establish a school for girls and to provide means to train future teachers.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

1,884

Acceptance

89%

Graduation Rate

39%

Median SAT Score

800

Median ACT Score

19

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$40,368

Fees (in-state)

$536

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$18,048
30K - 48K$19,194
48K - 75K$22,076
75K - 110K$28,543
110K+$31,811

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$57,600

Employed

87%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

3500 Mountain Blvd, Oakland CA 94619-1699

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

56 per 100K

Violent Crime

14 per 100K

What is Holy Names University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#2790 World Rank
Business
#1202 World Rank
Psychology
#2322 World Rank
Political Science
#5023 World Rank
Education
#2073 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1823 World Rank
Philosophy
#3566 World Rank
History
#3215 World Rank
Literature
#2618 World Rank
Communications
#2056 World Rank
Nursing
#5962 World Rank
Medical
#6396 World Rank
Biology
#1712 World Rank
Social Work
#2295 World Rank
Sociology
#7168 World Rank
Computer Science

Other areas of influence

#1747 World Rank
Law
#2004 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#2732 World Rank
Anthropology
#3316 World Rank
Physics
#5065 World Rank
Mathematics
#5529 World Rank
Engineering
#5781 World Rank
Chemistry
#7225 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#11032 World Rank
Economics

Influential People

Who are Holy Names University's Most influential alumni?

Holy Names University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Psychology, Social Work, and Law

Trīna Šlapeka

Trīna Šlapeka

Latvian tennis player

Mary Eunice McCarthy

American screenwriter and playwright

Rita Klinger

American music professor

Nanette McGuinness

American soprano and literary translator

Jörg Balsiger

Researcher, ORCID id # 0000-0001-5401-1723

Winnie Cheung Wai-sun

Hong Kong politician and businesswoman

Anthony Russell

American singer

Michael Stout

Michael Stout

American video game designer

Lydia Dunn, Baroness Dunn

Hong Kong politician

Rita Lavelle

American government official

Lisa Lindahl

Pamela Cooper-White

Pamela Cooper-White

Professor of Pastoral Theology