Saint Mary - of - the - Woods College is a nonprofit private university that has a large selection of degrees available for students to choose from. The school is located in Saint Mary of the Woods, IN, in a predominantly rural area. The Roman Catholic affiliation at the school is an important part of the history, education and mission that defines the school. Enrollment at St Mary-of-the-Woods College exceeds 1,600 annually.
Here is a list of some of the popular programs Saint Mary - of - the - Woods College offers:
- Business And Marketing Studies
- Health And Clinical Professions
To be considered for admissions, students may be required to fill out an application, write a personal statement, and submit any transcripts or test scores, which are then reviewed by the admissions committee. An ACT or SAT exam may be required prior to applying, with scores between 1250 - 1610 on the SAT and between 19 - 26 for the ACT exam is common among students accepted to Saint Mary - of - the - Woods College. 51% of applicants are accepted to Saint Mary - of - the - Woods College, of which 79% choose to enroll. More information on admissions can be found here.
Undergraduate tuition is approximately $28,000 annually, though it may change based on different types of circumstances. Students should check the school's price of attendance calculator to determine a more personalized cost estimate. School housing is available on-campus for students. The annual cost of housing is about $4,000. This school may help with costs by offering financial aid for students that are eligible by way of grants and loans.
Contact information, tuition information, programs, and much more can be accessed on school's website at http://www.smwc.edu.
Admission Requirements & Details
The information regarding admissions below may give you an idea of the candidates Saint Mary – of – the – Woods College accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college or dual credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
Saint Mary – of – the – Woods College has a total student population of about 870. The student body is made up of 77% undergraduate students and 8% graduate 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 is estimated to range between $28,000-$34,000 for both in-state and out-of-state students
- Part time students pay in the range of $500 to $600 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The financial aid table below details the types of financial aid, along with the percent of students receiving aid, and on average the amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||100%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||100%||$23,554|
|Receiving Student Loans||78%||$7,648|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and recent graduates, Saint Mary – of – the – Woods College may provide services including:
- Distance learning
- Remedial instructional courses
- Counseling assistance
- Work study style employment
- Helping students find work after graduation
- Day care
The overall graduation rate of Saint Mary – of – the – Woods College is approximately 60%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||49%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||11%|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Music Program
- * Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation (since 1958)
- Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Education Program
- * Accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (since 1992)
St Mary-of-the-Woods College is a Member of National Small College Athletic Association (NSCAA). The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Track and Field, X-Country
- Other Sports
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.
Get more information about the programs offered by Saint Mary – of – the – Woods College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Public Administration and Social Services
Theology and Religious Vocations
Visual and Performing Arts
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Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Saint Mary – of – the – Woods College for official up-to-date information.