Marist College

Poughkeepsie, New York

Marist College Overview

Student population

Address3399 North Rd
Poughkeepsie, NY
School Websitewww.marist.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

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

Marist College is a mid-size private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Poughkeepsie, New York that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 11,207 students applied to Marist College. Of those students, 5,181 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Marist College was $38,900, in addition to fees of $700. 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 Marist College.

Marist College has a 83% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Marist College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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Applicants admitted

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The Marist College acceptance rate is 46%. To put this into perspective, 5,181 of the 11,207 students who applied to Marist College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Marist College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Marist College had an SAT score between the range of 0 and 0. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Marist College was between NaN and NaN in the last academic year.

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

Marist College Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Marist College, the tuition for in-state residents is $38,900. Combined with fees of $700, room and board costs of $15,550, other expenses of $2,000 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students 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 $39,600 in tuition.

Students at Marist College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Marist College was $5,176 last year, with 15% of students being awarded federal aid.

Marist College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio16:1

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

Marist College has a good gender split, with 58% of undergraduates being female and 42% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 53% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 44% of students come from in-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 Marist College is 16:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Marist College Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
PSYCHOLOGY
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS

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