Mount Saint Mary's University: Review & Facts

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Mount Saint Mary's University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,435 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1925 and is one of the 48 schools located in Los Angeles, California.

Mount Saint Mary's University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
58
Fair
Mount Saint Mary's University will give you the opportunity to obtain a several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Mount Saint Mary's University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 58 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Psychology, Business, Education, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
79%
Fair
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. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Mount Saint Mary's University is fair at 79% (close to California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Mount Saint Mary's University is average: 67%.

Student to faculty ratio at Mount Saint Mary's University is pretty good: 13:1. Read more information about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$36,100
High
Average tuition prices are extremely high, $35,000 annually. The additional fees at Mount Saint Mary's University (not included in tuition costs) are around $1,100; this comes to $36,100 per academic year.

Read the details about Mount Saint Mary's 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
77%
Doable
According to recent data, 2,407 applications were submitted and 1,842 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

This school might accept your advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at Mount Saint Mary's University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,700
Medium
Mount Saint Mary's University offers 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 Saint Mary's University, 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
A-
Safe
Mount Saint Mary's University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 700 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable - approximately $6,700 per academic year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Mount Saint Mary's University seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Mount Saint Mary's University Location and Maps



Post Address: Mount Saint Mary's University, 12001 Chalon Rd, Los Angeles, California 90049-1599, USA
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