Mount Saint Joseph University Rankings

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#4164 of 14,160In the World
#1146 of 2,624In North America
#1072 of 2,523In the United States
#42 of 91In Ohio
#4 of 12In Cincinnati
#582 of 1,019For Special Education
#1980 of 3,753For Psychology
#2606 of 5,152For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
62%
Average SAT
1075
Average ACT
22
Avg. cost to attend
$18,503 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,450
Graduates
650
Male:Female Ratio
33:67
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
msj.edu

Mount Saint Joseph University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate62%70%54%
Applicants1,301678623
Admissions812475337
Freshmen enrolled full time288130158
Freshmen enrolled part time22

321 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

111 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
37 or 13%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1000
or below

75% of them
had 1150
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Mount Saint Joseph University are 1000-1150 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
268 or 92%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 20
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Mount Saint Joseph University are 20-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1647 (78%)
Black or African American172 (8%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown160 (8%)
Two or more races58 (3%)
Hispanic45 (2%)
Asian13 (0.6%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander2 (0.1%)
Nonresident Alien1 (0%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$18,503/year
Average aid awarded
$20,124
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$14,097
$30-48K$14,803
$48-75K$15,921
$75-110K$19,128
$110K+$36,995

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$30,100$12,781
Tuition in-state$30,100$12,781
Tuition out-of-state$30,100$12,781
Fee in-district$1,100$550
Fee in-state$1,100$550
Fee out-of-state$1,100$550

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity466
Combined charge for room and board$9,830
Room charge$4,970
Meal charge$4,860

Mount Saint Joseph University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse58
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin58
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth44
Business Administration and Management, General1627
Physical Therapy & Therapist41
Nursing Administration23
Clinical Nurse Leader22
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management20
Nursing Education17
Organizational Behavior Studies15
Biology & Biological Sciences, General15
Criminology14
Natural Sciences13
Nursing Practice13
Marketing, Other12
Accounting12
Early Childhood Education and Teaching9
Psychology, General8
Social Work7
Communication and Media Studies, Other7
Graphic Design7
Health and Wellness, General6
Athletic Training & Trainer6
History, General5
Finance, General5
Special Education and Teaching, General5
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies4
Pre-Physical Therapy Studies4
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching4
Sociology4
Financial Mathematics4
General Studies12
Pre-Medicine & Pre-Medical Studies3
Education, General3
Computer Science3
Religion & Religious Studies2
Chemistry, General2
English Language and Literature, General2
Biochemistry1
Fine & Studio Arts, General1
Music, General1
Behavioral Sciences1
Pastoral Studies & Counseling1
Mathematics, General1
Legal Studies, General1
Legal Assistant & Paralegal1
Art Teacher Education1
Grand Total126920854
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate45%37%54%
  • Full-time retention rate - 72%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

Publications & Citations

Publications
283
Citations
11,363

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
140 / 6,972
Psychology
127 / 6,410
Medicine
52 / 1,610
Education Majors
38 / 877
Child Psychology
36 / 2,626
Special Education
36 / 2,744
Mathematics
32 / 1,675
Linguistics
31 / 3,982
Biology
30 / 972
Math Teachers
30 / 1,660
Computer Science
27 / 1,525
Social Psychology
22 / 730
Chemistry
21 / 397
Sociology
19 / 60
Health Science
18 / 451
Business
18 / 232
Cognitive Science
13 / 1,186
Physical Therapy
11 / 605
Demography
11 / 440
Clinical Psychology
10 / 415
Botany
10 / 318
Engineering
9 / 162
Communications and Public Relations
8 / 237
Nursing
7 / 96
Environmental Science
7 / 128
Political Science
6 / 35
Sports Medicine
6 / 458
Art & Design
5 / 9
Ecology
5 / 94
Early Childhood Education
5 / 556
Biochemistry
5 / 110
Physics
5 / 65
Inorganic Chemistry
5 / 151
Computational Chemistry
4 / 29
Occupational Safety and Health
4 / 174
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology
4 / 75
Law
4 / 7
Organic Chemistry
4 / 73
Management Information Systems
4 / 11
Gerontology
4 / 270

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199026
1991427
1992655
1993497
1994343
199515200
1996985
199710142
199810192
19996190
20009272
20016169
20026170
20038203
200412251
200512295
200613302
20077316
200816473
200916577
201019491
201117571
201223806
201313789
201412813
20152709
20162719
20170554
20181499

Notable alumni

  1. Robert Bales

    Photo
    Robert Bales
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    stockbrokermilitary officer
    Biography

    Robert Bales is a former sniper of the United States Army who murdered 16 Afghan civilians in Panjwayi, Kandahar, Afghanistan, on March 11, 2012 – an event known as the Kandahar massacre.

  2. Mary Wineberg

    Photo
    Mary Wineberg
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    sprinter
    Biography

    Mary Wineberg is an American track and field athlete from Cincinnati, Ohio. She was born in Brooklyn, New York. After graduating from Walnut Hills High School, she attended the University of Cincinnati on a track scholarship, graduating in 2002 with a bachelor's degree in education.

  3. Denise Trauth

    Photo
    Denise Trauth
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    academic
    Biography

    Denise M. Trauth is the ninth president of Texas State University. On June 11, 2002, Texas State Board of Regents voted unanimously in favor of Trauth beginning her term as President.

General info

Alternative namesMSJU
Mount
Mount St. Joseph University
The Mount
Mount St. Joe
Mount St. Joseph University on the Ohio.
Founded1920
MottoDeo Duce
With God as our Leader
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff407
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address5701 Delhi Rd
Cincinnati, Ohio, 45233-1670
United States
City population297,000
Phone5132444200
Fax+1 (513) 244 4601

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