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Mount Saint Mary is a private, church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Founded in 1960, it adopted coeducation in 1968. Its 70-acre campus is located in Newburgh, 58 miles north of New York City.

Website: www.msmc.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,881
Undergraduate
Students
(72.5%) 1,363 Women
(27.5%) 518 Men
355
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
94% of 3,249 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.20
SAT Math
528 average
480-580 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
536 average
490-580 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
21 average
19-24 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$53,920
Tuition and Fees
$34,412
Room and Board
$16,658
Average Percent of Need Met
76%
Average Freshman Award
$24,901
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$28,519
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
85
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 14% of classes
10-19 students: 37% of classes
20-29 students: 34% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Newburgh Population
28,480
Nearest Metropolitan Area
New York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
53% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
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Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.1% Asian
7.6% Black/African-American
17.8% Hispanic/Latino
1.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
57.2% White
13.6% Unknown
International Students
0.3%
First-Year Students Returning
80.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
48.7%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
77%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
22.0%
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