Mount Saint Mary's University

Los Angeles, California

Overview

Address12001 Chalon Rd
School Websitewww.msmu.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

Mount Saint Mary's University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Los Angeles, California that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 2,169 students applied to Mount Saint Mary's University. Of those students, 1,818 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Mount Saint Mary's University was $40,018, in addition to fees of $1,152. 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 Mount Saint Mary's University.

Mount Saint Mary's University has a 63% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Mount Saint Mary's University acceptance rate is 84%. To put this into perspective, 1,818 of the 2,169 students who applied to Mount Saint Mary's University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Mount Saint Mary's University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Mount Saint Mary's University had an SAT score between the range of 930 and 1,130. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Mount Saint Mary's University was between 17 and 22 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Mount Saint Mary's University as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Mount Saint Mary's University, the tuition for in-state residents is $40,018. Combined with fees of $1,152, room and board costs of $12,170, other expenses of $5,873 and the $2,074 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $61,287.

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 $41,170 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Mount Saint Mary's University to $61,287 for out-of-state students.

Students at Mount Saint Mary's University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Mount Saint Mary's University was $4,782 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 68%. This shows that if you apply for federal aid, you have a good chance of receiving it.

Mount Saint Mary's University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio9:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Mount Saint Mary's University.

Mount Saint Mary's University has a good gender split, with 94% of undergraduates being female and 6% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are California residents; in fact, 97% of all students reside in California. However, 3% of students come from out-of-state .

The student to faculty ratio at Mount Saint Mary's University is 9:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Mount Saint Mary's University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 20% students enroll at Mount Saint Mary's University part-time; the other 2,380 students enrolled full-time.

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