588
Students
Financial aid thermometer
11,919
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
99
99%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

Blue Mountain College is a Comprehensive institution located in Blue Mountain, MS, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 160
Blue Mountain, MS  38610-0160
United States
Contact Mr. Lynn Gibson
Vice President for Enrollment Services
Email: lgibson@bmc.edu
Phone: 662-685-4771
Fax: 662-685-4776

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

207
Applied
206
Accepted
588
Enrolled
100%
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Female Admissions

104
Females Applied
104
Females Accepted
100%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

103
Males Applied
102
Males Accepted
99%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.39
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required for some programs Transcript of high school record
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 2

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 528 545 588
SAT Math 545 533 560
ACT Composite 21 18 24

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

10,690
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Fees

1,894
Full-time student fees
6,470
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

11,919
Avg. Financial Aid Package
11,593
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
3,581
Avg. Loan Aid
5,966
Avg. Grant Aid
9,950
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
67%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
19%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

588
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
19%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.53%
Black or African American 12.44%
White or Caucasian 82.28%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.51%
Asian 0.34%
Two or more races 1.02%

Gender

Male (45.41%)
Female (54.59%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 59%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
BSU/SBA Welcome Back Parties, Society Rush and Track Meet

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
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societies for men and women
Most popular organizations:
Baptist Student Union, Student Body Association, Intramural Association, Ministerial Association and Mississippi Association of Educators/Student Program

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

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Archery No Checkmark Checkmark
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Bowling No Checkmark Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving No No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis No Checkmark Checkmark
Track And Field Checkmark No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

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Archery No Checkmark Checkmark
Baseball No No No
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Bowling No Checkmark Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football No No No
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
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Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Track And Field Checkmark No No
Ultimate Frisbee No No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No

Faculty

54
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 35
Part-time - 19
Male - 26
Female - 28