Montreat College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Montreat College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,010 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1916 and is the only institution located in Montreat, North Carolina.

Montreat College is affiliated with Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
29
Fair
Montreat College will give you the option to receive a several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Montreat College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 29 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Psychology, General Studies, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
59%
Bad
It is important 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 normally a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Montreat College student retention rate is low at 59% (below North Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Montreat College is low: 45%. Approximately 21% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Montreat College is reasonably decent -- 18:1. Read more information about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$24,300
High
Average tuition price is very high - $24,100 per year. The additional fees at Montreat College not covered by tuition are around $200; this comes to $24,300 per academic year.

Read the details about Montreat 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
54%
Doable
According to recent data, 857 applications were submitted and 466 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

The college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Montreat College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,100
Medium
Montreat College offers 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 Montreat 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-
Unsafe
Montreat College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 500 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: approximately $4,100 per year.

Based on the college crime information, Montreat College appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Montreat College Location and Maps



Post Address: Montreat College, 310 Gaither Circle, Montreat, North Carolina 28757-1267, USA
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