Founded in 1925, Mount Saint Mary's University is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the large metropolis of Los Angeles (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), California. Officially accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, Mount Saint Mary's University (MSMU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) women only US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Mount Saint Mary's University (MSMU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 95 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. MSMU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Mount Saint Mary's University|
|Motto||Deus Illuminatio Mea
God, My Light
|Colours||Purple and gold|
|Address||12001 Chalon Road
|Tel||+1 (310) 954 4000|
|Fax||+1 (310) 954 4019|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Minority Serving||Hispanic-serving Institution|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||12001 Chalon Road
Los Angeles 90049
(310) 954 4250
800 999 9893
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Catholic Sisters of Saint Joseph of Carondelet - www.csjsl.org|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, primarily residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||High undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, medium full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences focus, high graduate coexistence|
Mount Saint Mary's University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 117,204 physical volumes, 47 physical media, 31,666 digital/electronic medium and 258 licensed digital/electronic databases. Mount Saint Mary's University's library has 1 branch.
Mount Saint Mary's University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 655 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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