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Mount St. Joseph, founded in 1920, is a private, church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 75-acre campus is located in Cincinnati, seven miles from downtown.

Website: www.msj.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,448
Undergraduate
Students
(58.8%) 852 Women
(41.2%) 596 Men
720
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate
60% of 1,832 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
 

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.50
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
23 average
18-24 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$43,230
Tuition and Fees
$31,200
Room and Board
$9,830
Average Percent of Need Met
83%
Average Freshman Award
$24,612
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
Not reported
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
99
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 26% of classes
10-19 students: 39% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Cincinnati Population
296,550
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Cincinnati, Ohio
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing
27% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Lion
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.4% Asian
10.0% Black/African-American
2.2% Hispanic/Latino
3.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
66.4% White
17.3% Unknown
International Students
0.2%
First-Year Students Returning
72.5%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
39.8%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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