Mount St. Mary’s University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

16300 Old Emmitsburg Road

Emmitsburg, MD 21727

(301) 447-5214

(800) 448-4347

Fax: (301) 447-5860



Contact: Michael Post

Dean of Admissions and Enrollment Management
Main Address

16300 Old Emmitsburg Road

Emmitsburg, MD 21727

(301) 447-6122

www.msmary.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,641

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 410

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,632

Graduate enrollment: 322

Setting

Rural setting

Rural community (under 2,500)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s
First Professional

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $35

Online application fee: $35
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 78%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 79%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Arts – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General B
Information Resources Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Elementary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
German B
Spanish B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Economics B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Theology 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 St Mary's University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(301) 447-6122
Website:www.msmary.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.msmary.edu/admissions/apply/index.html
Address:16300 Old Emmitsburg Road, Emmitsburg, MD 21727-7799
Setting:31
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,186
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):66%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,090 (96% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$39,000
Out-of-state Tuition:$39,000
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$21,585

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Mount St Mary's University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Mount St Mary's University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences21
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services431
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education136
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics5
Health Professions and Related Programs11
History1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies11
Philosophy and Religious Studies11
Physical Sciences1
Psychology1
Social Sciences5
Theology and Religious Vocations12
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total53314

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Mount St Mary's University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Mount St Mary's 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$39,000
Out-of-state$39,000
Books and supplies$1,300

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$12,167
Out-of-state$12,167

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid506100%
Grant or scholarship aid506100%$21,585
Student loan aid35370%$9,847

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,69995%$21,169
Federal student loans1,10061%$6,818

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Mount St Mary's 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 St Mary's University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants6,0862,3453,741
Percent admitted100%62%61%
Percent admitted who enrolled7%8%6%

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 St Mary's University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,186
Undergraduate enrollment1,729
Graduate enrollment457

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 St Mary's University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools
    • Theology (THEOL) - Freestanding schools, as well as programs affiliated with larger institutions, offering graduate professional education for ministry and graduate study of theology

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