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Maryville University of Saint Louis - ACT Scores, Costs and Admissions Data


Maryville University

Maryville University

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Maryville University of Saint Louis Description:

Maryville University is a private university located in Town and Country, Missouri, 22 miles from downtown St. Louis. The 130-acre campus features woods, hills, two small lakes, and lots of hiking trails. Founded in 1872 as a Catholic institution for women, today the university is coeducational with lay governance. The university takes pride in its challenging curriculum and the personal attention students receive thanks to its 12 to 1 student / faculty ratio. Students come from 29 states and 26 countries, with the majority of students coming from Missouri. On the athletic front, the Maryville Saints compete in the NCAA Division II Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC).

Admissions Data (2012):

Enrollment (2012):

  • Total Enrollment: 4,203 (2,980 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 27% Male / 73% Female
  • 58% Full-time

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Costs (2012 - 13):

  • Tuition and Fees: $23,746
  • Books: $1,600 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $9,242
  • Other Expenses: $5,512
  • Total Cost: $40,100

Maryville University of Saint Louis Financial Aid (2011 - 12):

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 99%
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 98%
    • Loans: 65%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $13,810
    • Loans: $6,235

Most Popular Majors:

Accounting, Business, Clinical Laboratory Science, Nursing

Transfer, Retention and Graduation Rates:

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 87%
  • Transfer Out Rate: 8%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 52%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 70%

Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics

Maryville University of Saint Louis Mission Statement:

mission statement from http://www.maryville.edu/about-president-mission.htm

"Maryville University is one of the outstanding private universities in the Midwest offering an innovative liberal arts education leading to excellent academic and professional programs in the Arts and Sciences, Health Professions, Education and Business that prepare students for a life of engagement and achievement in multiple fields of endeavor."

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