Mount Saint Mary's University

General Information

Website https://www.msmu.edu
Address 12001 Chalon Rd
City Los Angeles
State CA
Zip 90049-1599
Locale City: Large

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 79%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 45.6%
Five-year graduation rate 66.2%
Six-year graduation rate 70.1%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 27.5%

College Characteristics

Sector Private not-for-profit
Carnegie Classification Masters Medium
Size: Number of Undergraduates 2,602
Endowment Assets $134,766,278
Minority-Serving Institution Hispanic-Serving
Accrediting Agency -
Net Price Calculator Website https://www.msmu.edu/academics/financial-aid/cost-calculator.aspx
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 41%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.33
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 460 (25th - 75th percentile = 410 - 510)
Median SAT Math 460 (25th - 75th percentile = 410 - 510)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 19.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 17 - 22)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 85.9%
In-State Tuition and Fees $37,722
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $37,722
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $56,455
Average Net Price After Grants $28,910
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $4,639
Median earnings 10 years after entry $53,200
Median debt of completers $26,000
Federal Loan Default Rate 4.2%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 65.7%
% Underrepresented Minority 69.3%
% Black 5.6%
% Latino 63.4%
% Native American 0.3%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.5%
% Asian 15.7%
% White 8.2%
% Two or More Races 1.7%
% Other 4.7%
% Noresident Aliens 0.7%
% Female 94.5%
% Male 5.5%
% Age 25 and Over 16.8%
% Part-time 22.9%