Blue Mountain College

Blue Mountain, Mississippi

Overview

Address201 W Main St
School Websitewww.bmc.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

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StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Blue Mountain College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Blue Mountain, Mississippi that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 283 students applied to Blue Mountain College. Of those students, 263 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Blue Mountain College was $10,690, in addition to fees of $1,894. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Blue Mountain College.

Blue Mountain College has a 49% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Blue Mountain College acceptance rate is 93%. To put this into perspective, 263 of the 283 students who applied to Blue Mountain College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Blue Mountain College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Blue Mountain College had an SAT score between the range of 890 and 1,030. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Blue Mountain College was between 19 and 25 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Blue Mountain College as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Blue Mountain College, the tuition for in-state residents is $10,690. Combined with fees of $1,894, room and board costs of $6,554, other expenses of $3,097 and the $1,200 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $23,435.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $12,584 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Blue Mountain College to $23,435 for out-of-state students.

Students at Blue Mountain College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Blue Mountain College was $4,293 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 49%.

Blue Mountain College Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio14:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Blue Mountain College.

Blue Mountain College has a good gender split, with 53% of undergraduates being female and 47% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Mississippi residents; in fact, 74% of all students reside in Mississippi. However, 23% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Blue Mountain College is 14:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Blue Mountain College to thrive in your studies.

What's more, 587 students enrolled full-time.

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