Mary Baldwin University Rankings

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In the World#5824 of 14178
In North America#1530 of 2629
In the United States#1450 of 2528
In Virginia#37 of 63
In Staunton#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
Presbyterian Church (USA)
Acceptance rate
84%
Average SAT
1030
Average ACT
20
Avg. cost to attend
$17,879 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
1,407
Graduates
579
Male:Female Ratio
18:82
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Mary Baldwin University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate84%79%86%
Applicants7,5601,5935,967
Admissions6,3801,2515,129
Freshmen enrolled full time38992297

869 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
328 or 84%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 940
or below

75% of them
had 1120
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Mary Baldwin University are 940-1120 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
136 or 35%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 22
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Mary Baldwin University are 18-22 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
TOEFL Required
Recommendations Recommended
College-preparatory program Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Considered but not required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Secondary school record Considered but not required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1041 (53%)
Black or African American372 (19%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown312 (16%)
Hispanic131 (7%)
Two or more races66 (3%)
Asian30 (2%)
Nonresident Alien25 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander3 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$17,879/year
Average aid awarded
$25,398
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$15,218
$30-48K$14,502
$48-75K$17,892
$75-110K$19,766
$110K+$22,240

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$30,690$13,000
Tuition in-state$30,690$13,000
Tuition out-of-state$30,690$13,000
Fee in-district$420$140
Fee in-state$420$140
Fee out-of-state$420$140

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity790
Combined charge for room and board$9,730

Mary Baldwin University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Business Administration and Management, General2513
Occupational Therapy & Therapist37
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies35
Physical Therapy & Therapist34
Physician Assistant33
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels24
Social Work22
Education, Other22
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse19
Psychology, General17
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General17
Health & Health Care Administration & Management97
Dramatic & Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other16
English Language and Literature, General13
History, General10
Biology & Biological Sciences, General8
Sociology8
Fine & Studio Arts, General7
Political Science and Government, General7
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General7
Criminology7
Art & Art Studies, General5
Music, General4
Marketing & Marketing Management, General4
Applied Mathematics, General3
Social Sciences, Other2
Biochemistry2
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other1
Asian Studies & Civilization1
Chemistry, General1
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist1
Mathematics, General1
Higher Education & Higher Education Administration1
Grand Total21913371
TotalWomen
Graduation rate38%38%
  • Full-time retention rate - 64%

Publications & Citations

Publications
201
Citations
4,418

Publication count by topic

Psychology
57
Sociology
22
Political science
19
History
15
Biology
14
Chemistry
12
Art
11
Philosophy
9
Medicine
8
Computer science
5
Business
4
Mathematics
4
Engineering
3
Materials science
3
Economics
3

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History950138
Sociology1724521
Psychology18612,736
Art24265
Political science244691
Philosophy26663
Biology3923508
Computer science4665108
Mathematics480340
Economics50683
Materials science514020
Business52097
Chemistry537941
Medicine576320
Engineering58592

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990611
1991516
1992316
1993226
1994422
1995235
1996738
1997328
1998256
1999241
2000562
2001563
2002274
2003370
20043146
20054128
20063118
20075134
20085163
20095183
201011195
20116171
20129249
20138269
201411322
20159307
201613248
20173239
20182190
20190221
20201224

General info

Alternative namesMBU
Founded1842
WikipediaMary Baldwin University
MottoNon pro tempore sed aeternitate
Not for time but for eternity
Colorswhite, gold
Academic CalendarFour-One-Four
Total FTE staff433
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address318 Prospect Street
Staunton, Virginia, 24401
United States
City population24,000
Phone5408877019
Fax+1 (540) 886 5561

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