Marist College

Poughkeepsie, NY, USA
3.85 Average Rating

Originally founded as a seminary for training future Marist Brothers, Marist College is a Roman Catholic school in southeast New York State. Marist grants bachelor’s degrees in 47 academic programs. Outside of the classroom, Marist maintains partnerships with organizations such as IBM and The Fashion Program which offers students a chance to work backstage at New York Fashion Week. For athletically inclined students, Marist fields 21 men’s and women’s teams known as the Red Foxes.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
44%
Out of State Students
53%
0
100
43%
Acceptance Rate
Average SAT Composite: 1215
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Decision Acceptance is binding so student must attend college if accepted. November 15, 2018 February 15, 2019
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 15, 2018 May 1, 2019
Fall Regular Decision February 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
Other February 1, 2019 March 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
6,657
Total Number of Undergrads
5,699
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
68%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
78%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
16:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$33,030
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$39,600
Out-of-State Tuition
$39,600
0
100
72%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
88%
Average Aid Per Year
$15,637
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
42%
58%
Student Organizations
80
Size of Town
Suburb: Large
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
New York
Boston
Albany
Hartford
Philadelphia
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
75%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$54,700
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What Students Are Saying

3.85 Average Rating
marist is a small campus with small classes in which professors learn your name and know your specific learning style. there is a lot of school spirit. there are many opportunities for off-campus trips into new york city and other exciting options.
Leah from Seaford, NY
Marist College is a school for students who want to be challenged both academically and professionally. Students who attend Marist strive to do well in class, as well as have an enjoyable college experience. Marist is an absolutely beautiful campus and students and professors alike are able to benefit from the resources that the Hudson River provides.
Courtney from Denver, CO

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