Marion Military Institute

1101 Washington St, Marion, AL

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Marion Military Institute (MMI) located in Marion, Alabama has a strong history of preparing young women and men for military careers. The school offers outstanding educational programs that help students develop intellectually, morally, and socially. Over 200 generals and admirals started their military career at MMI. If you dream of a military career, then MMI is an excellent place to start your journey.

Individuals from all across the United States attend MMI which helps to prepare them for a career in the military or a civilian career. Marion Military Institute offers a one-year program the helps prepare students for any of the military academies including West Point, the Naval Academy, the U.S. Air Force Academy, the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.

MMI offers a flight training program in conjunction with a local flight school. No matter which academic program you choose, you can learn to fly with a combination of computer-based, online ground school instruction, and flight training. This instruction allows students to earn a private pilot's certificate and will improve an individual’s change of being accepted into a military aviation program.

MMI tuition and fees for Alabama residents is $6,700 per academic year. Non- Alabama residents will be charged $12,700. Uniform costs are $1,850.

MMI offers AP credits in 19 subjects. Academic standards at the school are high and students are pushed to achieve their potential.

The school offers athletic programs in baseball, basketball, tennis, softball, and wrestling. These athletic programs help to develop discipline and team work which is an essential part of any military career.

Admission Requirements & Details

The admission details below may give an overview of the students Marion Military Institute accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP college credits that may be transferred.

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Student Enrollment

The total student enrollment at Marion Military Institute is about 460, with undergraduate students making up about 100% of the total student population and graduate students making up the rest.


Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $10,600. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $30 application fee for those applying to a program. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition estimates are:
    • State Residents: $6,000-$7,200
    • Out-of-State: $12,000-$14,400
  • Part-time students are charged:
    • In-State: $200-$240 per unit
    • Out-of-State: $400-$480 per unit
  • Room and board is estimated to cost around $5,300, the amount includes the serving of twenty-one meals per week

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 StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid99%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships98%$8,102
Receiving Student Loans58%$5,341
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Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help students and alumni, Marion Military Institute may offer services to students including:

  • Remedial courses
  • Counseling assistance

Graduation Rates

The overall graduation rate of Marion Military Institute is around 25%.

Intercollegiate Athletics

Marion Military Institute is a Member of National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA), with many of the sports belonging to the NJCAA Division I classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Softball
  • Tennis
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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.

Get more information about the programs offered by Marion Military Institute 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,...)

Liberal Arts and Sciences

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