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Sacred Heart University

Overview of Sacred Heart University

Located in Fairfield, Connecticut, Sacred Heart University is a private Roman Catholic university offering undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in a variety of subjects through its various departments. It is affiliated to ACCU (Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities), National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU, Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) and New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). Sacred Heart University reviews by students and professionals are good.

The university is selective in acceptance; Sacred Heart University acceptance rate for 2019 was 60% with an early acceptance rate of 14.9%.

The Sacred Heart University has campuses in:

  1. Bridgeport, Connecticut: Center for Healthcare Education West Campus 
  2. Stamford, Connecticut: Stamford Campus
  3. Griswold Campus 
  4. Luxembourg Campus 
  5. Dingle, County Kerry Campus (Ireland)
  6. WSHU Broadcast Center, Connecticut

Sacred Heart University Courses

For students of Sacred Heart University study abroad programme, the university offers about 132 undergraduate and postgraduate ranging from Accountancy through Biochemistry and Cybersecurity to Writing through its five schools: 

  1. College of Arts & Sciences(Including the School of Communication & Media Arts and the School of Computing)
  2. Jack Welch College of Business; 
  3. College of Health Professions; 
  4. College of Nursing 
  5. Isabelle Farrington College of Education

Popular courses

  • Health Professions and Related Programs
  • Business, Management
  • Marketing
  • Psychology
  • Communication
  • Journalism


Sacred Heart University Ranking

World Ranking

THE (US): 501-600

Sacred Heart University reviews are mixed; some reviews observe that tuition fees are higher than colleges of comparative quality while some reviews shower praise on the university’s community engagement. 

  • Suzanne Greco – President and CEO of Subway
  • Lydia Hearst-Shaw – American model and actress 
  • Carl Higbie – left after September 11 to join the Navy SEALs.
  • Matt Jones – professional soccer player
  • Jeff LeBlanc – singer/songwriter
  • John Ratzenberger – actor
  • Romeo Roselli – professional wrestler and actor
Useful Facts
  • Sacred Heart University is known for its commitment to academic excellence and community engagement.
  • Fairfield, where the university is located, has about 300 days of sunshine through the year.
  • Sacred Heart University holds five exhibitions each year at its Gallery of Contemporary Art.

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