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College of Mount St. Joseph

Also known as "College of Mount Saint Joseph"

5701 Delhi Rd, Cincinnati, OH

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College of Mount Saint Joseph is a nonprofit private institution that has a fair number of programs available for students to choose from. The school is located in Cincinnati, Ohio, in a predominately suburban area. The school maintains a Roman Catholic affiliation, which is evident in the role it plays in program curriculums and daily life at the school. College of Mount Saint Joseph has an annual student enrollment of over 2,500.

Here is a list of some of the popular programs College of Mount St. Joseph offers:

  • Health And Clinical Professions
  • Education
  • Business And Marketing Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences

Students applying for admission are required to submit an application, transcripts, records, standardized test scores and any requested application essays, which will then be reviewed by the school. Students may submit either the ACT or SAT exam scores to be considered for admissions to College of Mount Saint Joseph. A score between 910 to 1100 on the SAT, or 20 to 25 for the ACT is usually submitted among accepted students. College of Mount Saint Joseph has an acceptance rate of 63 percent of which only 29 percent decided to enroll. More information regarding admissions can be found at msj.edu.

Undergraduate tuition is approximately $27,000 annually, though it may vary based on any number of circumstances. Students may visit the school's net price calculator to find what your personalized cost of attendance would be. On-campus housing is available for students, and generally costs around $4,100 for the year. Students enrolled at College of Mount St. Joseph may qualify for aid which is usually scholarships, grants, and loans.

College of Mount Saint Joseph has a variety of athletic programs overseen by the NCAA. Available sports offered may include:

  • Baseball (NCAA Division III)
  • Basketball (NCAA Division III)
  • Track & Field (NCAA Division III)

Contact information, academics information, programs offered, and more may be viewed on school's website at http://www.msj.edu.

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Admission Requirements & Details

The admissions information below may give you an idea of the students College of Mount St. Joseph accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, SAT/ACT scores of students that were accepted, as well as any AP credits that may be transferred. This information can be used to have a better understanding of your chances of getting accepted to College of Mount St. Joseph.

Admission Requirements & Recommendations

  • High School G.P.A. and School Records are Required
  • SAT or ACT Test Scores are Required
  • TOEFL for ESL Students are Required

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • Life Experience Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Admissions Test Scores - SAT Exam, ACT Exam, etc...

ACT ® scores for students that were accepted Fall 2011

 Score Range (25th to 75th Percentile)
ACT ® English18 - 24
ACT ® Math18 - 25
ACT ® Composite Score20 - 25

Acceptance Rate Table - Chances of Getting Into College of Mount Saint Joseph

The table below lists the chances for admission at College of Mount St. Joseph.

 Number (Percentage)
Applicants1,621
Granted Admissions1,021 (63%)
Accepted Students That Enrolled300 (29%)

Student Enrollment

Total enrollment at College of Mount St. Joseph is around 2,500 students. The enrollment breakdown by academic level is 17% enrolling as graduate students and 83% as undergraduate students.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition estimates are between $24,000-$29,000 for both state residents and nonresidents
  • For part-time students, charges are between $500-$590 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid99%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships99%$12,473
Receiving Student Loans91%$7,121

Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 3%.

Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help support students, College of Mount St. Joseph may offer student services like:

  • Classes offered on nights and weekends
  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Academic counseling for students
  • Employing students to lower education costs
  • Assistance to find work
  • Day care for children

Graduation Rates

College of Mount Saint Joseph has an overall graduation rate which is approximately 59%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years34%
Graduating in 5 Years23%
Graduating in 6 Years3%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Physical Therapy (P.T.) Program (more info)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) Program (more info)
  • Nursing (MSN, DSN) Program (more info)
  • Music Program (more info)
  • Teacher Education (Bachelor's) Program (more info)
  • Graduate Teacher Education Program

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)

Health and Clinical Professions

Education

Business and Marketing Studies

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Recreation and Fitness Studies

Visual and Performing Arts

Communications and Journalism

Psychology

Public Administration and Social Services

Social Sciences

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

History

Legal Professions and Studies

Philosophy and Religious Studies

English Language and Literature

Physical Sciences

Theology and Religious Vocations

  • Christian Counseling (B, C)
  • Religious Education
  • Theology and Religious Vocations
  • Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries

Mathematics and Statistics

Computer and Information Sciences

Family and Consumer Sciences

  • Adult Development and Aging (B)

Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Gerontology
  • Natural Sciences

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