Monmouth College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Monmouth College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,200 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1853 and is the only college located in Monmouth, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
35
Fair
Bachelor's degree is available at Monmouth College.

Monmouth College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 35 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, Communication and Journalism, Psychology, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
74%
Fair
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when 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 are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Monmouth College student retention rate is fair at 74% (close to Illinois average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Monmouth College is average - 60%.

Student to faculty ratio at Monmouth College is good -- 11:1. Learn more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$34,200
High
Average tuition costs are extremely high - around $34,200 per year.

Read the details about Monmouth 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
62%
Doable
According to government data, 2,657 applications were submitted and 1,658 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

The college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Monmouth College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,600
Medium
Monmouth College offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Monmouth 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
F
Unsafe
Monmouth College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,500 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low -- nearly $4,600 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Monmouth 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 numbers, Monmouth College appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Monmouth College Location and Maps



Post Address: Monmouth College, 700 E Broadway, Monmouth, Illinois 61462-1998, USA
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