Marymount California University

Marymount California University

Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
54%
46%
student ratio
1,086
total students
$31,112 | $31,112
in-state | out-of-state tuition
July 1
fall application deadline
62%
acceptance rate
Minimally Difficult
admission difficulty
Average test scores for all first-year students that were accepted and enrolled.
450
sat math
460
sat reading
460
sat writing
18
act composite

Majors & Degrees

Degrees Offered
Bachelor's
Associate's
  • Business/marketing
    • Business Administration and Management
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • Liberal arts/general studies
    • Liberal Arts and Sciences and Humanities Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major. Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
    • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
      Associate Degree offered for this major. Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • Psychology
    • Psychology
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.
  • Visual and performing arts
    • Digital Arts
      Bachelor's Degree offered for this major.

Admissions

62% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied1,586
    • Accepted987
    • Acceptance Rate62%
    • Enrolled1,086
    • Female Applicants949
    • Females Accepted566
    • Female Acceptance Rate59%
    • Male Applicants637
    • Males Accepted421
    • Male Acceptance Rate66%
  • Applying
    • Application Fee
    • Required for All Transcript of high school record
    • Required for Some Essay or personal statement
      Interview
    • Average high school GPA for first-year freshman2.88
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
    • Fall freshmen July 1st September 1st Yes
    • Out-of-state Fall freshmen Not Reported
    • Early decision plan Not Reported
    • Other early decision plan Not Reported
    • Transfer August 15th September 1st Yes
  • Test Scores Accepted
    • Test Average School Accepted 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
    • SAT Critical Reading 460 400 510
    • SAT Math 450 390 500
    • SAT Writing 460 390 510
    • ACT Composite 18 15 21
    • * 25th and 75th percentile is the score that 25/75 percent of students score at or below.

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition
    • In-state tuition *$31,112
    • Out-of-state tuition *$31,112
    • In-district tuitionN/A
    • * Tuition costs are based on a full academic year typically extending from September to June.
  • Fees
    • Full-time student fees$545.00
    • Room and board *$12,998.00
    • Room only *$8,200.00
    • * Room and board charges vary according to board plan selected (i.e., 12-meal plan, 19-meal plan, etc.) and student level (freshman, sophomore, etc.)
  • Other Payment Considerations
    • Guaranteed tuition plan offeredNo
    • Tuition pre-payment planNo
    • Tuition payment plans offeredInstallments
    • Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuitionEmployees or children of employees, Senior Citizens

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Undergraduate Students1,086
    • Male Student Percentage46%
    • Female Student Percentage54%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic/Latino35.17%
    • Black or African American8.2%
    • White or Caucasian19.34%
    • American Indian or Alaska Native.28%
    • Asian3.87%
    • Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander.83%
    • Two or more races3.04%
    • Unknown8.1%
  • Other Student Statistics
    • International Breakout21.18% representing 34 other countries
    • Out-of-state Students6% out-of-state student

Campus Life

  • Housing
    • College-owned housing available Yes
    • Housing Requirements None
    • Housing options Coed housing
    • Percentage of undergraduate students who live in college-owned housing 40%
  • Student Activities
    • Student-run campus newspaper No
    • Drama / theater group Yes
    • Student-run radio station Yes
    • Student-run television station No
    • Marching band No
    • Choral groups Yes
  • Student Services
    • Legal services No
    • Health clinic Yes
    • Personal / psychological counseling Yes
    • Women's center No
  • Student Organizations
    • Greek fraternities No
    • Greek sororities No
    • Local fraternities No
    • Local sororities No
    • Other organizations No
    • Most popular organizations Not Reported
  • Campus Security and Safety
    • 24-hour emergency telephone / alarm services Yes
    • 24-hour patrols by trained officers Yes
    • Students patrols Not Reported
    • Late-night transport / escort services Yes
    • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Yes
    • Other Not Reported

Athletics

Member of the: National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)
  • Men's Sports
    • Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
    • Basketball Yes No No
    • Golf Yes Yes No
    • Lacrosse Yes Yes No
    • Soccer Yes Yes Yes
    • Softball Yes No No
    • Swimming Yes No No
    • Track Yes No No
    • Volleyball Yes No No
  • Women's Sports
    • Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
    • Basketball Yes No No
    • Golf Yes Yes No
    • Lacrosse Yes Yes No
    • Soccer Yes No No
    • Softball Yes No No
    • Swimming Yes No No
    • Track Yes No No
    • Volleyball Yes No No

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty114
    • Full-time Percentage29%
    • Part-time Percentage71%
    • Female Percentage51%
    • Male Percentage49%
    • Student:Faculty Ratio18:1 or 1,086 students to 60 faculty

Location & Contact

30800 Palos Verdes Drive East
CA 90275-6299

Mr.Jeremy Smotherman

Director of Admissions

Phone: 310-377-5501 ext. 7211
Fax: 310-265-0962
Email: admissions@marymountcalifornia.edu


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