Blue Mountain College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very GoodSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Blue Mountain College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 485 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1873 and is the only school located in Blue Mountain, Mississippi.

Blue Mountain College is affiliated with Southern Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
24
Fair
Blue Mountain College will give you the option to earn a bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Blue Mountain College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 24 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Psychology, Theology and Religion, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
69%
Fair
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. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Blue Mountain College is relatively low at 69% (close to Mississippi average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Blue Mountain College is below average - 51%.

Student to faculty ratio at Blue Mountain College is good - 11:1. Read more about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$11,000
Medium
Average tuition charges are close to the nationwide median - about $9,600 per academic year. The additional fees at Blue Mountain College beyond tuition are around $1,400; which totals $11,000 per year.

Read the details about Blue Mountain 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



Acceptance
Rate
99%
Easy
According to government data, 126 applications were submitted and 125 were accepted; so it is very easy to enroll at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at Blue Mountain College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Blue Mountain College 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 Blue Mountain College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

ROTC
Available
No
Blue Mountain College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 400 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option.

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

Blue Mountain College Location and Maps



Post Address: Blue Mountain College, 201 W Main St, Blue Mountain, Mississippi 38610-9509, USA
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