Mount Saint Mary's University

Los Angeles, CA, USA
3.96 Average Rating

Mount Saint Mary’s University is a women's college located in Los Angeles, California. This Catholic, 4-year institution's campus is nestled high in the Santa Monica Mountains and offers more than 30 majors and concentrations. MSMU puts particular focus on creating women leaders and developed one of the first Women's Leadership Programs. They host an annual Leadership Women's Conference, provide a Leadership Bootcamp, and are home to a chapter of the National Society of Leadership & Success, as well as much more. The Mount also features the Center for Innovation and Creativity, the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, and the Center for Cultural Fluency.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Roman Catholic
  • Female Only
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
96%
Out of State Students
4%
0
100
86%
Acceptance Rate
Average SAT Composite: 915
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. December 1, 2018
Fall Regular Decision August 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
3,280
Total Number of Undergrads
2,601
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
50%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
66%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
11:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$27,949
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$36,682
Out-of-State Tuition
$36,682
0
100
41%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
98%
Average Aid Per Year
$27,877
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
3%
97%
Student Organizations
31
Size of Town
City: Large
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Washington
Baltimore
New York
Philadelphia
Los Angeles
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$53,600
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What Students Are Saying

3.96 Average Rating
mount st. mary's college has brought me countless opportunities. not only with my intellectual learning , but also physically and emotionally. compared to all the other colleges i toured and explored, mount st. mary's was the ideal school for me.
Carolina from Chula Vista, CA
mount st mary's is the perfect university for students desiring a more personalized hands on college experience. the one on counseling and interaction with the professors has been more than what i anticipated. my overall experience as a freshman has been one total and complete satisfaction with the university.
Dana from Carson, CA

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