College of Mount Saint Vincent

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School Overview

The College of Mount St. Vincent is a small, private, liberal arts college that is owned and operated by the Roman Catholic Church. It is located in an upper-middle-class residential neighborhood, known as Riverdale, in The Bronx, New York–in the northern part of New York City. Mount Saint Vincent was established in 1847 by the Sisters of Charity of New York, a religious congregation of Catholic women dedicated to educating and nursing the poor.

Total annual enrollment at the College of Mount Saint Vincent is roughly 1,900 students, which include roughly 1,500 undergraduates and 400 post-graduate students. The college offers bachelor’s degrees in various fields of study including business, education, nursing and communication, among others. Some of the institution’s strongest programs are in biology, English, psychology, biochemistry and sociology. At the graduate level, the college offers progams in business, education and nursing.

General Information

Admission Office

6301 Riverdale Avenue

Riverdale, NY 10471-1093

(718) 405-3267

(800) 665-2678

Fax: (718) 549-7945



Contact: Roland Pinzon

Director of Admission
Main Address

6301 Riverdale Avenue

Riverdale, NY 10471-1093

(718) 405-3200

www.mountsaintvincent.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,502

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 375

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,448

Graduate enrollment: 295

Setting

Suburban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $35

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 67%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 70%


College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business – General A,B
Business Administration/Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General B
French B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) B
Nursing – Preoperative/Surgical B

History

History – General A,B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A,B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General A,B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Sociology 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.

College of Mount Saint Vincent Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (718) 405-3200
Website: www.mountsaintvincent.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://www.mountsaintvincent.edu/admission/choose-the-mount/apply-now
Address: 6301 Riverdale Ave, Bronx, NY 10471-1093
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,861
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 55%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*: 1,807 (97% 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: $38,180
Out-of-state Tuition: $38,180
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $27,601

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

College of Mount Saint Vincent Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at College of Mount Saint Vincent.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 131
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Education 2
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 3
Health Professions and Related Programs 414
History 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 21
Philosophy and Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences 1
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 14
Visual and Performing Arts 1
Grand total 42268

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at College of Mount Saint Vincent 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 2018-2019
In-state $38,180
Out-of-state $38,180
Books and supplies $1,185

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $15,300
Out-of-state $15,300

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 447 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 447 100% $27,601
Student loan aid 368 82% $6,077

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,468 86% $19,997
Federal student loans 1,340 78% $10,545

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 3,025 918 2,107
Percent admitted 100% 72% 80%
Percent admitted who enrolled 14% 13% 14%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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

College of Mount Saint Vincent Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 1,861
Undergraduate enrollment 1,636
Graduate enrollment 225

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

College of Mount Saint Vincent Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • 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
  • New York State Board of Regents, State Education Department, Office of the Professions (Nursing Education)
    • RN Baccalaureate Degree 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. 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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