Niagara

Niagara University

Niagara
#2183 / #601
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#470
Most Desirable School
Private Catholic university in Lewiston, New York, USA

Niagara University Featured Rankings

About Niagara University

According to Wikipedia, Niagara University is a private Catholic university in the Vincentian tradition in Lewiston in Niagara County, New York. It is run by the Congregation of the Mission and has 3,300 undergraduate students in 50 academic programs. Approximately half of the students are residents while the other half commute from the surrounding area. The campus area was listed as a census-designated place in 2020 with a population of 940.

Niagara University's Online Degrees

MBA in Business Administration
Degree Concentrations
  • Strategic Management
  • Required Credits: 51
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
MS in Early Childhood and Special Education
Degree Concentrations
  • Initial Certification with Masters in Early Childhood and Special Education B-2
  • Masters in Early Childhood and Special Education with Professional Certification
  • Required Credits: 42
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
MS in Special Education
  • Required Credits: 40
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
MS in Educational Leadership
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
MA in Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Required Credits: 33
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis Advanced
  • Required Credits: 27
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported

Niagara University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
3,62892%70%110723

How Much Does Niagara University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$35,980
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$13,844
30K - 48K$15,468
48K - 75K$17,851
75K - 110K$21,532
110K+$25,134

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Niagara University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Niagara University, then you can expect to earn an average of $45,300 per year. You also have a 94% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Niagara University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
3,4242,722702

Where is Niagara University?

Niagara University is located at Lewiston Road, Niagara University NY 14109

What Is Niagara University Known For?

Niagara University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Niagara University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Religious Studies
#1163
World Rank
#1187
Historical Rank
#274
USA Rank
religious-studies-hub Degrees
Business
#1069
World Rank
#1070
Historical Rank
#305
USA Rank
business Degrees
Nursing
#1037
World Rank
#1037
Historical Rank
#387
USA Rank
nursing Degrees
History
#1406
World Rank
#1421
Historical Rank
#493
USA Rank
history Degrees
Communications
#1918
World Rank
#1063
Historical Rank
#526
USA Rank
communications Degrees
Political Science
#2202
World Rank
#2216
Historical Rank
#533
USA Rank
political-science Degrees
Mathematics
#2236
World Rank
#2281
Historical Rank
#542
USA Rank
math Degrees
Education
#2500
World Rank
#2508
Historical Rank
#565
USA Rank
education Degrees
Economics
#3463
World Rank
#3472
Historical Rank
#571
USA Rank
economics Degrees
Computer Science
#2778
World Rank
#2787
Historical Rank
#613
USA Rank
computer-science Degrees
Literature
#2040
World Rank
#826
Historical Rank
#667
USA Rank
literature Degrees
Chemistry
#3383
World Rank
#3397
Historical Rank
#748
USA Rank
chemistry Degrees
Medical
#2827
World Rank
#2747
Historical Rank
#801
USA Rank
medicine Degrees
Philosophy
#2922
World Rank
#2967
Historical Rank
#883
USA Rank
philosophy Degrees
Psychology
#2450
World Rank
#2465
Historical Rank
#940
USA Rank
psychology Degrees
Biology
#4110
World Rank
#4135
Historical Rank
#958
USA Rank
biology Degrees
Sociology
#3539
World Rank
#3544
Historical Rank
#1051
USA Rank
sociology Degrees
Social Work
#3213
World Rank
#3213
Historical Rank
#1328
USA Rank
social-work Degrees

Who Are Niagara University's Most Influential Alumni?

Niagara University's most influential alumni include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Literature, and Nursing. Here are some of Niagara University's most famous alumni:

John O'Hara
John O'Hara
An American journalist and writer .
William J. Donovan
A U.S. Army soldier during WWII, lawyer, intelligence officer and diplomat, head of the OSS .
David M. O'Connell
An American Catholic bishop.
Dennis H. Holtschneider
Dennis H. Holtschneider
An American academic administrator.
Hubie Brown
Hubie Brown
An American basketball player and coach.
Peter W. Milonni
An American physicist.
George Fell
George Fell
An American surgeon and inventor .
Joe McCarthy
A Baseball manager, managed New York Yankees 1931-1946.
Peter Makuck
Peter Makuck
An American writer.
Teresa J. Domzal
An American academic.
John Beilein
John Beilein
An American basketball player and coach.
Eric Gale
Eric Gale
An American musician.

Who Are Niagara University's Most Influential Faculty?

Blaise MacDonald
A College ice hockey coach.