Blue Mountain College: Ranking & Review

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Blue Mountain College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate100%99%100%
Applicants207103104
Admissions206102104
Enrolled undergraduates1276859
Enrolled total (including graduate students)601267334

229 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

66 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores4
Percent of students submitting SAT scores3%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
566
Math
546

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores122
Percent of students submitting ACT scores96%
ACT Composite
20
ACT English
20
ACT Math
19

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for both undergraduates and graduates.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRequired
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programNeither required nor recommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Blue Mountain College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$22,351$22,351
Off-campus$22,605$22,605
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $6,294 and other expenses per full academic year.

Blue Mountain College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 403 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$9,990$9,990
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,770$1,770
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$333$333
Tuition for Full-time graduates$6,030$6,030
Fees for full-time graduates$790$790
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$335$335

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Education322153
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1919
Theology and Religious Vocations1717
Psychology1515
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies99
Biological and Biomedical Sciences99
History55
Visual and Performing Arts33
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities22
Mathematics and Statistics22
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
English Language and Literature & Letters
Grand Total11621137

A total of 116 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Blue Mountain College.

At the master's level 21 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate61%59%63%
  • Full-time retention rate - 63%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

General info

Alternative namesBMC
Founded1873
MottoBuilding Champions for Life
Religious affiliationSouthern Baptist
Mission StatementBlue Mountain College assists students in developing intellectual integrity, academic excellence, civility, and Christian character.
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff102
Instructional FTE40
Research FTE1
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Official Websitebmc.edu
Address201 W Main St
Blue Mountain, Mississippi, 38610-9509
United States
Urbanization levelRural: Distant
City population1,000
Phone6626854771
Fax+1 (662) 685 4776

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