Blue Mountain College Rankings

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In the World#9606 of 14178
In North America#2127 of 2629
In the United States#2031 of 2528
In Mississippi#16 of 18
In Blue Mountain#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
Southern Baptist
Acceptance rate
96%
Average SAT
1105
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$12,195 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
801
Graduates
20
Male:Female Ratio
45:55
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
bmc.edu

Blue Mountain College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate96%93%98%
Applicants233107126
Admissions223100123
Freshmen enrolled full time1136053

232 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

94 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
5 or 4%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1040
or below

75% of them
had 1170
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Blue Mountain College are 1040-1170 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
107 or 95%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Blue Mountain College are 18-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White629 (77%)
Black or African American104 (13%)
Hispanic31 (4%)
Nonresident Alien24 (3%)
Two or more races20 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown4 (0.5%)
American Indian or Alaska Native4 (0.5%)
Asian4 (0.5%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$12,195/year
Average aid awarded
$10,279
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$10,708
$30-48K$9,867
$48-75K$12,175
$75-110K$15,526
$110K+$15,560

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$14,100$10,530
Tuition in-state$14,100$10,530
Tuition out-of-state$14,100$10,530

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity410
Combined charge for room and board$7,500
Room charge$4,200
Meal charge$3,300

Blue Mountain College Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General27
Elementary Education and Teaching22
Psychology, General19
Bible & Biblical Studies15
Kinesiology and Exercise Science15
History, General9
Biology & Biological Sciences, General7
Reading Teacher Education6
Social Science Teacher Education5
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies3
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching2
Mathematics, General2
English & Language Arts Teacher Education1
Spanish Language and Literature1
Mathematics Teacher Education1
Music Teacher Education1
Biology Teacher Education1
Grand Total1307
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate48%38%57%
  • Full-time retention rate - 69%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

Publications & Citations

Publications
7
Citations
156

Publication count by topic

Physics
2
Art
1
Biology
1
Mathematics
1
Psychology
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Physics3322139
Biology579519
Mathematics61301
Psychology65501

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
200402
200504
200600
200703
200802
200910
201015
2011113
2012010
2013024
2014023
2015014
201608
2017017
201806
2019111

General info

Alternative namesBMC
Founded1873
WikipediaBlue Mountain College
MottoBuilding Champions for Life
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff114
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address201 W Main St
Blue Mountain, Mississippi, 38610-9509
United States
City population1,000
Phone6626854771
Fax+1 (662) 685 4776

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