Marietta College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Marietta College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,625 students enrolled. This school is one of the 3 schools and colleges located in Marietta, Ohio.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
49
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are available at Marietta College.

Marietta College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 49 majors. The most popular concentrations are Communication and Journalism, Natural Resources and Environment, Engineering, Medical Assistant, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other 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 good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
75%
The student retention rate at Marietta College is fair at 75% (above Ohio average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Marietta College is below average: 56%.

Student to faculty ratio at Marietta College is pretty good - 12:1. Read more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$31,000
Average tuition cost is extremely high - around $30,100 a year. The additional fees at Marietta College (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $900, which makes it a total of $31,000 per year.

Read the details about Marietta 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
68%
According to government data, 4,158 applications were submitted and 2,813 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

The school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Marietta College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,500
Marietta College offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Marietta College, 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-
Marietta College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,300 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable: around $5,500 per academic year.

Based on the college crime data, Marietta College appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Marietta College Location and Maps



Post Address: Marietta College, Irvine Bldg, Marietta, Ohio 45750, USA
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