Mount Aloysius College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Mount Aloysius College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,880 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1853 and is the only institution located in Cresson, Pennsylvania.

Mount Aloysius College is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
28
Fair
Several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are offered at Mount Aloysius College.

MAC deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 28 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Medical, Medical Assistant, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
64%
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 typically a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Mount Aloysius College is relatively low at 64% (below Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Mount Aloysius College is low: 31%.

Student to faculty ratio at Mount Aloysius College is pretty good: 12:1. Learn more details regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$21,400
High
Average tuition price is high, around $20,300 per year. The additional fees at Mount Aloysius College (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $1,100; which totals $21,400 annually.

Read the details about Mount Aloysius 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
73%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 1,485 applications were submitted and 1,082 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

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

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Mount Aloysius College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,800
Medium
Mount Aloysius College offers a distance learning option, 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 Mount Aloysius 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
Mount Aloysius College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 600 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: nearly $4,800 a year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Mount Aloysius College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Mount Aloysius College Location and Maps



Post Address: Mount Aloysius College, 7373 Admiral Peary Hwy, Cresson, Pennsylvania 16630-1999, USA
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