N/A

Acceptance Rate

$22,586

Avg.Financial Aid

010474

FAFSA Code

About Marymount California University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

761

Website

www.marymountcalifornia.edu/

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

WASC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Roman Catholic

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Marymount California University is a private, Roman Catholic university located in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA. Marymount California University occupies a total area of about 26 acres. Marymount California University is a parent institution of the Marymount California University. It was in 1932 when the Marymount California University was founded. Keeping the pursuit of research, innovation, and excellence at the center, Marymount California University has been imparting quality education to its students. The motto of the varsity is Tua Luce Dirige and its official colors are blue and white. Out of total 1,000 students enrolled at MCU, 602 belong to undergraduate courses while 45 are postgraduate students. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 58 faculty. Around 50% of the students are females and 50% are males. Notably, Marymount California University is also home to an ethnically diverse student population. At MCU around 44% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, 21% are white, and 14% are Non-resident alien. Moreover, around 94% of the students are 24 and under. The college has produced several notable alumni including Dolores Hart in its 88 years of existence. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and, hence encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Students taking admission here will notice that the university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. At MCU, 30 undergraduate and graduate-level programs, including both residential and online, are offered to the students. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by WASC (Western Assn. of Schools and Colleges).

Location & Contact

Address

30800 Palos Verdes Drive East

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 3103775501
Fax: 3103776223
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Rankings

As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. The two popular publications, US News and Forbes, are among the most trusted publications when it comes to the rankings of an educational institution. The ranking of a university plays an important role in helping a prospective candidate choosing the right university. It helps them assess the university's performance based on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. However, it is to be noted that Marymount California University does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings by these two publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

1-Mar

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

N/A

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

Yes

The admission to Marymount California University is fairly easy and the students can make the most out of it. To kickstart the admission process at MCU, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $50. It can be concluded that scoring high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT is not an important criterion for Marymount California University, as the average SAT or ACT score of students is not available publicly. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 30800 Palos Verdes Drive East, Rancho Palos Verdes, California 90275-6299. To gather more information, they can call them at (310) 377-5501.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$28,978

Average Annual Cost

$34,134

Books And Supplies

$1,828

Other Fees

$2,000

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$14,666

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,194

Total One Year Cost

$55,822

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to MCU are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $54,278. The average annual tuition cost ($36,134), books and supplies ($1,828), room and boarding ($14,666), and budget for other expenses ($2,914) are all included in this cost. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

17:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

54%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

50%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

55%

Male Professors

45%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

144 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

57 Graduates

Psychology, General

29 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

12 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

4 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

735

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

41%

Full-time

98%

Part-time

2%

Students Gender

Male

51%

US National: 44%

Female

49%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

23% White

4% Unknown

7% Black

40% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

18% Non Resident alien

5% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

12%

Out Of State

68%

In State

20%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$73,970 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 56% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

56%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Mariners

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

139

Total Female Athletes

78

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Beach Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by MCU. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $14,666 per year for living on campus. Marymount California University offers a number of dining and meal plan options for its students. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 50% male and 50% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$27,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$35,900/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$20,000

$28,875

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$208 - 300

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

86%

Average Aid Per Year

$22,586

Students Receiving Federal Grants

44%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,451

Students Receiving State Aid

31%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,978

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

85%

Average Aid Per Year

$17,705

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$29,413

$30K - $48K

$28,566

$48K - $75K

$23,208

$75K - $110K

$20,599

> $110K

$18,353

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$4,769,104

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at MCU to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,495, whereas the financial aid is $13,965. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $4,220 and institutional aid worth $13,965. At MCU, the total amount of non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $4,769,104 per year.

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