Loyola Marymount University: Review & Facts

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Loyola Marymount University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 9,495 students enrolled. This school was established in 1911 and is one of the 52 schools and colleges located in Los Angeles, California.

Loyola Marymount University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
78
Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are offered at Loyola Marymount University.

Loyola Marymount University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 78 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Law, Education, Psychology, and English and Literature. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
89%
Loyola Marymount University student retention rate is high at 89% (well above California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Loyola Marymount University is very good: 80%.

Student to faculty ratio at Loyola Marymount University is good: 11:1. Find out more information about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$39,000
Average tuition charges are extremely high - about $38,300 per academic year. The additional fees at Loyola Marymount University beyond tuition are around $700; this totals $39,000 per academic year.

Read the details about Loyola Marymount University 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
50%
As reported in recent data, 11,913 applications were submitted and 5,975 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

This school might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at Loyola Marymount University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$8,600
Loyola Marymount University provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Loyola Marymount University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D+
Loyola Marymount University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 3,300 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high - nearly $8,600 a year.

Air Force ROTC programs are available at Loyola Marymount University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Loyola Marymount University seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Loyola Marymount University Location and Maps



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