1,318
Students
Financial aid thermometer
22,394
Avg. Financial Aid
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
73
73%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Mount St. Joseph University is a Comprehensive institution located in Cincinnati, OH, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 5701 Delhi Road
Cincinnati, OH  45233-1670
United States
Contact Peggy Minnich
Director of Admission
Email: admissions@msj.edu
Phone: 513-244-4531
Fax: 513-244-4629

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Biology/biological Sciences Checkmark
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Web Page, Digital/multimedia And Information Resources Design Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Athletic Training Checkmark
Health And Wellness Checkmark
Pre-physical Therapy Checkmark
Premedical Studies Checkmark
Prenursing Studies Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies 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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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences 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

983
Applied
720
Accepted
1,318
Enrolled
73%
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Female Admissions

477
Females Applied
304
Females Accepted
64%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

506
Males Applied
416
Males Accepted
82%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

25
Application Fee
3.5
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 3

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 18th Not reported
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
ACT Composite 22 20 24

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

29,100
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Fees

1,000
Full-time student fees
9,442
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 Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

22,394
Avg. Financial Aid Package
24,612
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
17,967
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,125
Avg. Loan Aid
11,293
Avg. Grant Aid
17,776
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
77%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
16%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,318
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
17%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.44%
Black or African American 12.74%
White or Caucasian 77.82%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.17%
Asian 0.51%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.17%
Two or more races 4.67%
Other 2.21%

Gender

Male (39.38%)
Female (60.62%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 27%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
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Campus events:
Exam Jam, Party in the Quad and Mount Madness

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
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Student Organizations

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Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Black Student Union, Campus Activities Board, Student Government Association, Group Fitness and Residence Hall Council

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Football No Division 3 No
Golf No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No No No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No
Wrestling No Division 3 No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading No Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Football No No No
Golf No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No Division 3 No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

206
Total Faculty
11:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 94
Part-time - 112
Male - 61
Female - 145