St. Mary's University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - OustandingQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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St. Mary's University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,945 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1852 and is one of the 43 colleges located in San Antonio, Texas.

St. Mary's University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
71
St. Mary's University will give you the opportunity to obtain a bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

St. Mary's University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 71 majors. The most popular concentrations are Law, Political Science, Psychology, Business, and Engineering. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.
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 plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
77%
St. Mary's University student retention rate is fair at 77% (well above Texas average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at St. Mary's University is below average - 57%.

Student to faculty ratio at St. Mary's University is pretty good, 12:1. Find out more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$24,200
Average tuition price is high - around $23,600 a year. The additional fees at St. Mary's University beyond tuition are nearly $600, which makes it a total of $24,200 per academic year.

Read the details about St. Mary's 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, 5,581 applications were submitted and 3,062 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get accepted at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score info at St. Mary's University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,900
St. Mary's 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 St. Mary's 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
St. Mary's University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,500 students, which offers a good on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: around $4,900 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at St. Mary's 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 information, St. Mary's University seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

St. Mary's University Location and Maps



Post Address: St. Mary's University, One Camino Santa Maria, San Antonio, Texas 78228-8572, USA
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