Blue Mountain College: Review & Facts

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Blue Mountain College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 515 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1873 and is the only school located in Blue Mountain, Mississippi.

Blue Mountain College is affiliated with Southern Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
23
Blue Mountain College will give you the option to earn a bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Blue Mountain College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 23 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Psychology, Theology and Religion, Business, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
85%
The rate of student retention at Blue Mountain College is high at 85% (well above Mississippi average). Considering this statistic, apparently students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Blue Mountain College is low - 48%.

Student to faculty ratio at Blue Mountain College is pretty good - 13:1. Read more about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,300
Average tuition charges are relatevely low - about $8,300 per academic year. The additional fees at Blue Mountain College beyond tuition are around $1,000; which totals $9,300 per year.

Read the details about Blue Mountain College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
52%
According to government data, 315 applications were submitted and 163 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Blue Mountain College is $10.00. The graduate application fee is $25.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Blue Mountain College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (662) 685-4771 or check Blue Mountain College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Blue Mountain College provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Blue Mountain College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

ROTC
Available
No
Blue Mountain College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 300 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option.

Based on the college crime data, Blue Mountain College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Blue Mountain College Location and Maps



Post Address: Blue Mountain College, 201 W Main St, Blue Mountain, Mississippi 38610-9509, USA
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