Mount St. Joseph University

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General Information

Admission Office

5701 Delhi Road

Cincinnati, OH 45233-1670

(513) 244-4531

(800) 654-9314

Fax: (513) 244-4629

Contact: Peggy Minnich

Director of Admission
Main Address

5701 Delhi Road

Cincinnati, OH 45233-1670

(513) 244-4200

Total undergrads: 1,831

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 308

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,817

Graduate enrollment: 302


Suburban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 70%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 73%

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A,B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Graphic Design A,B
Interior Design A,B,C
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,B
Business Administration/Management A,B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric A,B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A,B


Art Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Junior High Education B
Special Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Nursing (RN) B


History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,B,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A,B
Liberal Arts & Sciences B


Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Natural Sciences B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B


Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Social Sciences

Criminology B
Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Pastoral Counseling B
Religious Education B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Mount Saint Joseph University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (513) 244-4200
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:
Address: 5701 Delhi Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45233-1670
Setting: Suburb: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,100
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 61%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,668 (79% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $31,200
Out-of-state Tuition: $31,200
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $20,124

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Mount Saint Joseph University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Mount Saint Joseph University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 2152
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 12
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 3
Education 151
English Language and Literature/Letters 2
Health Professions and Related Programs 55
History 1
Legal Professions and Studies 12
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 12
Mathematics and Statistics 3
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 12
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies 11
Physical Sciences 2
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 2
Theology and Religious Vocations 211
Visual and Performing Arts 15
Grand total 744910

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Mount Saint Joseph University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $31,200
Out-of-state $31,200
Books and supplies $1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $13,331
Out-of-state $13,331

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 316 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 316 100% $20,124
Student loan aid 259 82% $7,607

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,036 72% $16,910
Federal student loans 848 59% $6,940

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Mount Saint Joseph University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Mount Saint Joseph University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,301 678 623
Percent admitted 100% 70% 54%
Percent admitted who enrolled 22% 19% 26%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Mount Saint Joseph University Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 2,100
Undergraduate enrollment 1,450
Graduate enrollment 650

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Mount Saint Joseph University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • Teacher Education Accreditation Council, Accreditation Committee
    • Baccalaureate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (BTEAC) - Baccalaureate programs
    • Graduate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (GTEAC) - Graduate programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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