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Quick Facts About the Mount


Private, coed college (nonprofit)
Established in 1808
Located in Emmitsburg, Maryland - 1,400 acres, mountain, rural
Roman Catholic religious affiliation

Academics

Academic calendar - by semesters
Accredited by:

• Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)
• National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
• International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)

Total enrollment - 2,305

Student Body

2,143 Total FTE enrollment
1,689 Traditional undergraduate students
338 Graduate students (without Seminary)

Undergraduate Student Body

• 44% male
• 56% female
Student-faculty ratio - 14:1
Classes with fewer than 20 students - 46%
30 majors offered
38 minors offered
108 full-time faculty
93% of faculty hold a Ph.D. or terminal degree in their field
83% Undergraduates living on campus
From 33 states and 13 foreign countries (based on survey data)
60% of students have cars on main campus
27% Minority students
73% Catholic students (the Mount welcomes all faiths)
20% NCAA division I student-athletes
65% Employment rate of graduates (based on survey data)
Average high school GPA - 3.4 (first-year class)
Average high school SAT - 1056 (first-year class)

Costs and Financial Aid

Tuition - $35,201
Fees - $1,000
Room - $5,860 ($6,521 for apt./suite, $6,760 cottages)
Board - $6,115
*All amounts quoted for the 2014-15 academic year

2013-14 University endowment - $52,332,540
Students who were awarded academic merit aid - 100%
Students who applied for need-based financial aid - 77%
Students who received need-based financial aid - 66%
Students who received need-based scholarship or grant aid - 66%
Average need-based scholarship or grant award - $20,282
Percent of full-time undergraduate students receiving financial aid - 99%
Average financial aid package - $24,599
*figures based on institutional data for fall 2014

Applying

Fall 2014 acceptance rate - 67%
Application deadline - rolling
Application fee - $45

 
16300 Old Emmitsburg Road | Emmitsburg, MD 21727
Map & Directions | admissions@msmary.edu | 301-447-6122
Frederick Campus | 5350 Spectrum Drive | Frederick, MD 21703
Map & Directions | inquiry@msmary.edu | 301-682-8315