Marymount College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - ExcellentCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Marymount College is a small two-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,005 students enrolled. This school was established in 1932 and is the only school located in Rancho Palos Verdes, California.

Marymount College is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings

At Marymount College you can get your associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Marymount College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 4 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.

Student Retention
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. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Marymount College student retention rate is fair at 72% (close to California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Marymount College is decent: 17:1. Learn more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition charges are very high - about $28,300 a year. The additional fees at Marymount College (not included in tuition costs) are about $700; this makes it a total of $29,000 per year.

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

Admissions Information

As reported in recent data, 3,168 applications were submitted and 1,415 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get accepted at this school.

This college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Marymount College is $40.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Marymount College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (310) 377-5501 or check Marymount College Website.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
Marymount College provides 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 Marymount College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Marymount College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 500 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is very high: approximately $12,100 per year.

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

Marymount College Location and Maps

Post Address: Marymount College, 30800 Palos Verdes Drive East, Rancho Palos Verdes, California 90275-6299, USA
Location Map - Street View:
Marymount College Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Marymount College Location Map - City View

Learn More About Marymount College

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

California Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Learn more about 275 business schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Diego, Oakland, Sacramento, San Francisco, Fresno, San Jose, and 156 other cities. About 48,200 business diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for business degree programs in CA is approximately $20,900.

General Studies
Read information about 223 general studies schools and colleges in Los Angeles, San Diego, Claremont, San Francisco, Sacramento, Oakland, Stockton, and 139 other cities. Around 70,000 general studies diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for general studies degree programs in CA is roughly $8,300.

Graphic Design and Animation
We reviewed 159 graphic design and animation schools and colleges in San Diego, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Sacramento, Riverside, Fresno, Orange, and 104 more cities. About 5,200 graphic design and animation diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for graphic design and animation programs in CA is around $18,500.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors

Other Nearby Colleges