Marian University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Marian University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,580 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1851 and is one of the 32 colleges located in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Marian University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
41
Marian University will give you the option to receive an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Marian University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 41 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Education, Nursing, and Marketing and Advertising. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile 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 typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
69%
Marian University student retention rate is relatively low at 69% (close to Indiana average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Marian University is below average: 51%. About 5% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Marian University is pretty good - 13:1. Read more information regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,300
Average tuition cost is very high - around $27,300 per academic year.

Read the details about Marian 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
55%
As reported in recent government data, 2,012 applications were submitted and 1,099 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Marian University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,500
Marian University 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 Marian 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
C
Marian University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 900 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, nearly $4,500 per academic year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Marian 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 received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Marian University appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Marian University Location and Maps



Post Address: Marian University, 3200 Cold Spring Rd, Indianapolis, Indiana 46222-1997, USA
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