Mount St. Mary's University

Mount St. Mary's University is a distinctive Catholic academic community celebrating its bicentennial in 2008. As home to the National Shrine Grotto of Lourdes and a nationally prominent seminary, the Mount offers a historic campus setting and a bold vision for the future. With a nationally recognized core-curriculum, the Mount's academic program offers depth, substance and success. From conducting professional level research in the sciences, to a robust Honors program, students acquire solid intellectual backgrounds and hands-on experience that launches them into the world. Mount students also achieve excellence in the highly competitive NCAA Division I athletic program. Shaped by its Catholic mission, the Mount teaches undergraduate and graduate students the importance of social justice, service to others, and a core system of values. Students are encouraged to question, and to search for truth and meaning.

16300 Old Emmitsburg Road, Emmitsburg, MD 21727

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Type of Institution: Independent 4-year

Fall 2008 Total Enrollment: 2,079
Male: 969    Female: 1,110
Full-time: 1,737    Part-time: 342

2009-2010 Tuition and Mandatory Fees for Maryland Residents:
Full-time Tuition per year: $28,420
Part-time Tuition cost per credit hour: $950. Continuing Studies: Accelerated Business & Criminal Justice Program: $380/credit hour, Weekend Education Program: $328/credit hour
Mandatory fees (FT): $600
Mandatory fees (PT): $0

Campus Housing:
Room: $4,832
Board: $5,046

Degrees or Awards: Bachelor's, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Master's, Post-Master's Certificate, First Professional

Calendar: Semester; summer term available

Entry Requirements: English: 4 units; mathematics: 3 units; science: 3 units; social studies: 3 units; foreign language: 2 units; elective: 1 unit. Evaluation based on SAT/ACT scores and school record, as well as recommendations and extracurricular activities.

Application Deadlines: Fall: March 1; Spring: December 1

Title IV Code: 002086