|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Students with disability||4%|
|Student to faculty ratio||12:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,386 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
St. Mary's University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,346 applications and 3,375 students were granted admission. St. Mary's University is at the #76 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 52% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 78% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||950 to 1130|
|ACT||19 to 25|
In 2016-2017 academic year, St. Mary's University's tuition was $27,520 for all students regardless of residency (2.7% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 96% of St. Mary's University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 48% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,576 (which is 4% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at St. Mary's University in 2016-2017, was 389, which is 66% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,810 (which is 1.4% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, St. Mary's University has enrolled a total of 3,567 students (3,156 students full-time and 411 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 3,567 students, 116 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 48% men and 52% women and 2,298 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,269 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 56 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 10%
Black/African American: 4%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%
Two or more races: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at St. Mary's University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Legal Professions And Studies||43%||806|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||8%||142|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||7%||123|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||4%||74|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||3%||53|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||2%||46|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||2%||39|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of St. Mary's University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of St. Mary's University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $12,400. Last year, out of the total 103 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 74 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 133 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 102 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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