U.S. News Rankings
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Mount Marty College is a private institution that was founded in 1936. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,036, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 80 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Mount Marty College's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (Midwest), 43. Its tuition and fees are $22,892 (2013-14).
|School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):|
Mount Marty College is a Catholic Benedictine Liberal Arts College that prepares students for a contemporary world of work, service to the human community and personal growth. Our core values are Awareness of God, Community, Hospitality, and Life-Long Learning. Students of all faiths are welcomed on our campus.
|School type||private, coed college|
|Religious affiliation||Roman Catholic|
When applying to Mount Marty College, it's important to note the application deadline is August 30. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 30. The application fee at Mount Marty College is $35. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 71.4 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2012 acceptance rate||71.4%|
|Application deadline||August 30|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||August 30|
The student-faculty ratio at Mount Marty College is 10:1, and the school has 78.6 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Mount Marty College include: Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse; Education, General; Business Administration and Management, General; and Criminal Justice/Safety Studies. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 71 percent.
|4-year graduation rate||41%|
|Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates|
Mount Marty College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,036, with a gender distribution of 40.7 percent male students and 59.3 percent female students. Mount Marty College is part of the NAIA athletic conference.
|Student gender distribution|
|Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity||N/A|
|Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority||N/A|
|Collegiate athletic association||NAIA|
Campus Info & Services
Mount Marty College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, and health insurance. Mount Marty College also offers campus safety and security services like late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Mount Marty College, 97 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Mount Marty College.
|Students who have cars on campus||97%|
|Health insurance offered||Yes|
Paying for School
At Mount Marty College, 84.5 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $5,741.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|Tuition and fees||$22,892 (2013-14)|
|Room and board||$6,646 (2013-14)|
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* Overview details based on 2012 data