Marymount University: Review & Facts

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Marymount University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,365 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1950 and is one of the 8 schools located in Arlington, Virginia.

Marymount University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
47
Fair
At Marymount University you can receive your several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Marymount University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 47 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Nursing, Psychology, Business, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
73%
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 normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Marymount University is fair at 73% (close to Virginia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Marymount University is below average - 59%. Nearly 24% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Marymount University is pretty good: 12:1. Learn more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$28,400
High
Average tuition charges are very high - about $27,900 per year. The additional fees at Marymount University beyond tuition are approximately $500; which makes it a total of $28,400 a year.

Read the details about Marymount University 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
68%
Doable
According to government data, 2,684 applications were submitted and 1,838 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

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

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Marymount University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D
Unsafe
Marymount University offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Marymount University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Marymount University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,000 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Marymount 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.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

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

Marymount University Location and Maps



Post Address: Marymount University, 2807 N Glebe Rd, Arlington, Virginia 22207-4224, USA
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