Mount Ida College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
777 Dedham Street
Newton, MA 02459
(617) 928-4553
Fax: (617) 928-4507

Contact: Jay Titus
Dean of Admissions
Main Address
777 Dedham Street
Newton, MA 02459
(617) 928-4500

www.mountida.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 1,460
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 411
Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,445

Setting
Suburban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $45

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 74%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 57%


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Equestrian/Equine Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Fashion Design B
Graphic Design B
Interior Design B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management A,B
Fashion Merchandising A,B
Hospitality Administration/Management B
Travel/Tourism Management B

Education

Early Childhood Education A,B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Veterinarian Assistance A,B

History

American History (U.S.) B

Law & Legal Studies

Law & Legal Studies – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Sport/Fitness Administration B

Personal & Culinary Services

Funeral Services/Mortuary Science A,B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Human Services B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A,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 Ida College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(617) 928-4500
Website:www.mountida.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.mountida.edu/admissions-aid/apply/
Address:777 Dedham Street, Newton, MA 02459
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,394
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):39%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,169 (84% 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:$33,820
Out-of-state Tuition:$33,820
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:98%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$21,173

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Mount Ida College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Mount Ida College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services41
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Education1
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Health Professions and Related Programs22
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Personal and Culinary Services11
Psychology4
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences1
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total4251

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Mount Ida College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Mount Ida College 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$33,820
Out-of-state$33,820
Books and supplies$1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$10,710
Out-of-state$10,710

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid42398%
Grant or scholarship aid42298%$21,173
Student loan aid36184%$9,647

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,24494%$18,715
Federal student loans1,00676%$6,727

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Mount Ida College. 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 Ida College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants2,3379601,377
Percent admitted100%62%73%
Percent admitted who enrolled15%12%18%

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

Mount Ida College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,394
Undergraduate enrollment1,357
Graduate enrollment37

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 Ida College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Board of Funeral Service Education, Committee on Accreditation
    • Funeral Service Education (FUSER) - Institutions and programs awarding diplomas, associate degrees and bachelor's degrees
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs

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