St. John's University
#757 Overall Influence

St. John's University

University in New York City, New York, United States

St. John's University Rankings

    St. John’s University is a private Roman Catholic university in New York City. The school was founded in 1870 by the Congregation of the Mission with a mission to provide underprivileged youth and a growing immigrant population with quality higher education. Originally located in the Brooklyn borough of New York City, the flagship campus was moved to its current location in the Queens borough during the 1950′s. St. John’s has additional New York City campuses in Staten Island and Manhattan, as well as the Long Island Graduate Center in Hauppauge, New York. Additionally, the university has international campuses located in Rome, Italy, Paris, France, and Limerick, Ireland. The university is named after Saint John the Baptist.

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    Admissions

    What does this school look for?

    Annual Applications

    27,276

    Acceptance

    73%

    Graduation Rate

    58%

    Median SAT Score

    1170

    Median ACT Score

    26

    Costs

    How much does it cost to attend?

    Tuition (in-state)

    $40,270

    Fees (in-state)

    $1,080

    IncomeAverage Net Cost
    0-30K$23,142
    30K-48K$23,789
    48K-75K$25,308
    75K-110K$27,480
    110K+$29,783

    After Graduation

    Averages for 10 years after enrolling

    Avg Earnings

    $62,400

    Employed

    90%

    Campus Life

    What's it like to attend this school?

    The People

    Full time on-campus stats

    Student Body

    16K

    Under-Grads

    13K

    Graduates

    2K

    The Campus

    Where will you be attending?

    Location

    8000 Utopia Pky, Queens NY 11439

    What is St. John's 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

    #218 World Rank #164 USA Rank
    Criminal Justice
    #325 World Rank #166 USA Rank
    Law
    #351 World Rank #232 USA Rank
    Business
    #497 World Rank #243 USA Rank
    Political Science
    #457 World Rank #252 USA Rank
    History
    #528 World Rank #270 USA Rank
    Psychology
    #484 World Rank #277 USA Rank
    Social Work
    #684 World Rank #296 USA Rank
    Medical
    #724 World Rank #298 USA Rank
    Sociology
    #671 World Rank #315 USA Rank
    Education
    #500 World Rank #324 USA Rank
    Communications
    #1000 World Rank #389 USA Rank
    Philosophy
    #1280 World Rank #403 USA Rank
    Economics
    #1031 World Rank #409 USA Rank
    Computer Science
    #1586 World Rank #551 USA Rank
    Chemistry
    #2115 World Rank #877 USA Rank
    Biology
    #3087 World Rank #1048 USA Rank
    Literature

    Other areas of influence

    #330 World Rank #162 USA Rank
    Religious Studies
    #495 World Rank #293 USA Rank
    Nursing

    Influential People

    Who are St. John's University's Most influential alumni?

    St. John's University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Law, and Religious Studies. St. John's University’s most academically influential people include John Esposito, Gardner Fox, and Thomas E. Dooley.

    John Esposito
    John Esposito

    Writer and professor of Islamic studies

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    Gardner Fox
    Gardner Fox

    American comics writer

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    Thomas E. Dooley

    Business executive

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    Stanley Levison
    Stanley Levison

    American businessman

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    Diarmuid O'Scannlain
    Diarmuid O'Scannlain

    United States federal judge

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    Martin Ritt
    Martin Ritt

    American film director

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    Ron Silver
    Ron Silver

    Actor, activist

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    Brian Kenny

    Sports commentator

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    Robert E. Evanson

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    James J. Maher

    American catholic priest

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    Lawrence Korb

    American government official

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    Charles J. Hynes
    Charles J. Hynes

    American lawyer

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