Mount St. Mary's University

Emmitsburg, Maryland

Overview

Address16300 Old Emmitsburg Road
School Websitewww.msmary.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 St. Mary's University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Emmitsburg, Maryland that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is post-master's certificate. In the 2019 academic year, 5,462 students applied to Mount St. Mary's University. Of those students, 3,721 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Mount St. Mary's University was $39,975, in addition to fees of $1,375. 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 St. Mary's University.

Mount St. Mary's University has a 64% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Mount St. Mary's University acceptance rate is 68%. To put this into perspective, 3,721 of the 5,462 students who applied to Mount St. Mary's University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Mount St. Mary's University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Mount St. Mary's University had an SAT score between the range of 1,000 and 1,210. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Mount St. Mary's University was between 18 and 25 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Mount St. 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 St. Mary's University, the tuition for in-state residents is $39,975. Combined with fees of $1,375, room and board costs of $13,075, other expenses of $1,400 and the $1,300 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $57,125.

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 $41,350 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Mount St. Mary's University to $57,125 for out-of-state students.

Students at Mount St. Mary's University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Mount St. Mary's University was $4,907 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 31%.

Mount St. Mary's University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio13:1

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

Mount St. Mary's University has a good gender split, with 51% of undergraduates being female and 49% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Maryland residents; in fact, 56% of all students reside in Maryland. However, 43% of students come from out-of-state . This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Mount St. Mary's University is 13:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Mount St. Mary's University to thrive in your studies.

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