Mount Olive College: Review & Facts

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Mount Olive College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,715 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1951 and is the only institution located in Mount Olive, North Carolina.

Mount Olive College is affiliated with Free Will Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
37
Mount Olive College will give you the opportunity to obtain an associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Mount Olive College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 37 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Medical, General Studies, and Education. 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 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. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
58%
The rate of student retention at Mount Olive College is low at 58% (below North Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Mount Olive College is low: 42%. Roughly 36% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Mount Olive College is pretty decent: 14:1. Read more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,800
Average tuition costs are fairly high, about $16,800 a year.

Read the details about Mount Olive 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
54%
As reported in recent government data, 1,660 applications were submitted and 897 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

Mount Olive College might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Mount Olive College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,600
Mount Olive College provides a distance education program, 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 Mount Olive 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-
Mount Olive College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 600 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, about $2,600 per year.

Air Force ROTC programs are available at Mount Olive College. 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 information, Mount Olive College seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Mount Olive College Location and Maps



Post Address: Mount Olive College, 634 Henderson St, Mount Olive, North Carolina 28365-0919, USA
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