Marymount California University

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School Overview

Marymount California University is a liberal arts college located in Rancho Palos Verdes, California. Its traditions and curriculum are influenced by the teaching and precepts set forth by Roman Catholic Church. Marymount offers several associate’s and bachelor’s degree programs. While the college offers a stimulating and attractive academic program, some students attend Marymount College just to live along the picturesque Rancho Palos Verdes coastline. There are currently 4 other Marymount-affiliated colleges located the United States. The Marymount College is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

General Information

Admission Office

30800 Palos Verdes Drive East

Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275-6299

(310) 377-5501

Fax: (310) 265-0962



Contact: Barbara Layne

Dean of Enrollment Management
Main Address

30800 Palos Verdes Drive East

Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275-6299

(310) 377-5501

www.marymountcalifornia.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 617

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 315

Degree-seeking undergrads: 617

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $40

Online application fee: $40
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 81%

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $21,586 $23,738 $24,582 $25,664 +4.40%
Books and Supplies $1,242 $1,242 $1,638 $1,620 -1.10%
Living Arrangement – On Campus
Room and Board $9,894 $10,290 $10,600 $11,078 +4.51%
Other $2,763 $2,763 $3,042 $2,980 -2.04%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board $8,842 $8,842 $8,772 $10,980 +25.17%
Other $3,357 $3,357 $3,996 $2,980 -25.43%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state On Campus $35,485 $38,033 $39,862 $41,342 +3.71%
In-state Off Campus $35,027 $37,179 $38,988 $41,244 +5.79%
In-state with Family $22,828 $24,980 $26,220 $27,284 +4.06%

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 202 72%
Grant or scholarship aid 197 71% $1,691,974 $8,589
• Federal grants 76 27% $250,649 $3,298
• Pell grants 76 27% $192,625 $2,535
• Other federal grants 37 13% $58,024 $1,568
State and local government grant or scholarships 61 22% $289,020 $4,738
Institutional scholarships or grants 197 71% $1,152,305 $5,849
Student loan financial aid 113 41% $591,712 $5,236
• Federal student loans 108 39% $531,722 $4,923
• Other student loans 5 2% $59,990 $11,998

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 109
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 109
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 109
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.


Undergraduate Majors

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

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.

Marymount California University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(310) 377-5501
Website:www.marymountcalifornia.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.marymountcalifornia.edu/apply-online
Address:30800 Palos Verdes Drive East, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275-6299
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:985
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:573 (58% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$35,884
Out-of-state Tuition:$35,884
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:83%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$22,657

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Marymount California University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Marymount California University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services11
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Psychology11
Grand total142

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Marymount California 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$35,884
Out-of-state$35,884
Books and supplies$1,828

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$14,150
Out-of-state$14,150

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid21383%
Grant or scholarship aid21283%$22,657
Student loan aid14657%$12,041

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid81177%$29,847
Federal student loans56553%$10,487

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Marymount California 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 Marymount California University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

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

Marymount California University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment985
Undergraduate enrollment942
Graduate enrollment43

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

Marymount California University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *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. CollegeAtlas.org 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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