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Saint John Vianney College Seminary

Saint John Vianney College Seminary is Catholic college with 77 students located in Miami, FL.

Religiously affiliated, Seminary / Bible College


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Saint John Vianney College Seminary is a Catholic institution, founded in 1959 by Archbishop Coleman Carroll, the first bishop of the Archdiocese of Miami. The goal of the institution is to form men for the diocesan priesthood by focusing on the pillars of formation: human, spiritual, pastoral, and academic. In accordance with the cultural makeup of Southern Florida, the seminary bills itself as bilingual, allowing seminarians the opportunity to interact, pray and socialize in both Spanish and English.

Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 77
Gender 99% Male / 1% Female
Geography 94% In State / 6% Out of State / 21% International
Socio-Economic Diversity 10% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
White 30%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3%
Multi-racial 3%
International 22%
Hispanic/Latino 41%
Black or African American 3%


Campus housing is available for undergraduates and is mandatory for freshman. Freshman allowed to have car. No pets.

87% of students live on-campus.

100% of freshman live on-campus.

  • Housing Mandatory
  • Housing Offered
  • Men's Dorms


  • Government or Political Activity
  • Student Newspaper
  • Choral Groups
  • Music Ensembles
  • Drama/Theater

Student Services

  • Academic Support Services: pre-admission summer program reduced course load remedial instruction study skills assistance tutoring
  • Computer Services: computer center, libraries wireless network available
  • Counseling Services: career counseling financial aid counseling health services personal counseling adult (re-entering) student services/programs
  • Facilities
  • Special Needs Services: partial services for students with learning disabilities wheelchair accessibility
  • Specialty Programs (ROTC, Accelerated Programs, Professional Development, etc.): cross-registration english as a second language (esl) independent study
  • Transfer In Services
  • Transfer Out Services



Popular Majors

Philosophy (100%)

Majors Offered


A program that focuses on ideas and their logical structure, including arguments and investigations about abstract and real phenomena. Includes instruction in logic, ethics, aesthetics, epistemology, metaphysics, symbolism, and history of philosophy, and applications to the theoretical foundations and methods of other disciplines.

Job Opportunities:

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in philosophy, religion, and theology. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Administration & Faculty

President Rector Roberto Garza
Accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Full-time Faculty 7
Student : Faculty Ratio 8 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 71 : 28
Percentage of Faculty Members
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 100
International Faculty 28




Acceptance Rate: 100.0% accepted of 16 applications

Admission Considerations

Very Important: Interview, Religious Affiliation Commitment, Character Personal Qualities, Recommendations

Important: Talent Ability, Rigor Of Secondary School Record, Volunteer Work, Work Experience

Also Considered: Extracurricular Activities, Standardized Test Scores, Geographical Residence

High School Curriculum (years of study):
Required Recommended
History 2 0
English 4 0
Math 2 0
Science 2 0
Social Studies 2 0
Foreign Language 2 0
Academic Electives 6 0




Regular Decision

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Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $24,192 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $2,035

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $21,000, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $21,000 Same as On-Campus
Fees $100 Same as On-Campus
Housing $11,000 N/A
Books $800 $800
Total (before financial aid) $32,900 $21,900

Students Receiving Aid

50% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Scholarships/Grants 10% $5,550
Institutional Grants 40% $6,000
Pell Grants 10% $5,550
State and Local Scholarships/Grants 40% $2,373

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Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

66% of students graduated on time.

66% of students graduated in six years.

82% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.



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