Carlow University

Category: Private offering doctorate | State: Pennsylvania

About Carlow University

A private, Catholic, masters comprehensive university with more than 2,300 students (1,400 undergraduate and 900 graduate), Carlow is listed among the Top 20 Best "Bang-for-the-Buck" private colleges by Washington Monthly and ranked in the Top 100 by Educate to Career for preparing students to find well-paying jobs in their fields after graduation. Since its founding in 1929, Carlow University has given students the knowledge, insight, tools, and experience to become leaders for the common good. Carlow offers 50+ majors, numerous graduate programs, and two professional doctoral programs. Transferring is seamless, with up to 88 credits accepted from other institutions.

STATUS: Military Friendly®

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Why attend Carlow University

Ensuring that military dependents get an excellent education is a top priority at Carlow University. We recognize that education is a stabilizing influence in the lives of military families. Carlow University will help veterans and their dependents use their education benefits to their fullest extent and potential. We are here to help veterans navigate and succeed with academic resources and transition services in the spirit of service and dedication that is the legacy of Carlow University. We'll be here for military personnel and their families from their first contact with the university all the way until graduation.


Top Degrees

Undergraduate Graduate
In State Out of State In State Out of State
Tuition $27,136 $27,136 $15,678 $15,678
Fees $628 $628 $263 $263
Room $5,517 $5,517 N/A N/A
Board $5,270 $5,270 $5,270 $5,270
Books $400 $400 $400 $400
Other Expenses N/A N/A N/A N/A
Totals $38,951 $38,951 $21,611 $21,611
      • In-state tuition without residency requirements for military personnel
      • Compliant with Section 702 of the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 ("Choice Act")