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Marymount California University

Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

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Marymount California University

Overview

Marymount California University is a Comprehensive institution located in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 30800 Palos Verdes Drive East
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA  90275
United States
Contact Meshach Puerto
Assistant Director of Admissions
Email: mpuerto@marymountcalifornia.edu
Phone: 310-377-5501
Fax: 310-303-7698

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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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,441
Applied
1,378
Accepted
735
Enrolled
96%
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Female Admissions

978
Females Applied
843
Females Accepted
86%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

643
Males Applied
535
Males Accepted
83%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
2.99
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs Interview
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 2

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported September 1st Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 15th September 1st Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score 25th % Info icon 75th % Info icon
SAT Critical Reading 544 480 600
SAT Math 532 455 598
ACT Composite 21 17 25

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

34,134
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Fees

2,000
Full-time student fees
14,666
Room & board
9,250
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

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

Financial Aid

32,169
Avg. Financial Aid Package
32,244
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
14,448
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,385
Avg. Loan Aid
11,015
Avg. Grant Aid
23,540
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
65%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
22%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

735
Total Undergrad students
18%
International Students
11%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 40%
Black or African American 6.94%
White or Caucasian 21.9%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.27%
Asian 4.9%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.41%
Two or more races 3.27%
Other 4.08%

Gender

Male (50.88%)
Female (49.12%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 34%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Service Days, Club Days and Spring Formal

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
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Phi Theta Kappa
Most popular organizations:
Latinos Unidos, Student Veterans Organization, Marymount Pride, Black Student Union and Society for Advancement of Management (SAM)

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark No Checkmark
Lacrosse Checkmark No Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark No Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Track And Field Checkmark No Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball No No No
Golf No No Checkmark
Lacrosse No Checkmark Checkmark
Soccer No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving No No No
Track And Field No No No
Volleyball No No No

Faculty

61
Total Faculty
16:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 34
Part-time - 27
Male - 32
Female - 29