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Marion Military Institute

Marion, AL 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate57%
Acceptance Rate57%

About Marion Military Institute

Marion Military Institute Overview

Marion Military Institute is a public, state school in the rural setting of Marion, Alabama. Marion Military Institute was founded in 1842 and enrolls around 401 students a year, including 401 undergrads. Marion Military Institute provides housing for up to 500 students. The majority of students live on campus, and first year-students are required to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 45% of students stay on-campus and participate in campus events and social life.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Marion Military Institute!

Love music or performing? At Marion Military Institute you can join a campus band, sing in a chorus, or perform with one of the school's theater groups.

Marion Military Institute does not have any greek life opportunties.

Planning to play sports? Marion Military Institute has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Marion Military Institute on the Student Life page.

2022 Marion Military Institute Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 58%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 42%
In-State Tuition $6,000
Out-of-State $12,000

Is Marion Military Institute a Good School?


There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a better look at what Marion Military Institute offers and if the school might be a good fit for you.

Marion Military Institute Acceptance Rate 2022

Marion Military Institute is moderately difficult to get into. Around 58% of applicants get into Marion Military Institute each year. Last year, 1,000 students applied to Marion Military Institute and 575 were admitted.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Marion Military Institute

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. This is a way to get a sense of how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Around 34% of students who start at Marion Military Institute come back the next year. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Marion Military Institute Graduates

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Check with Marion Military Institute directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Marion Military Institute

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Marion Military Institute's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Marion Military Institute.

Based on this information, does Marion Military Institute seem like a good fit? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Marion Military Institute a good school for you?

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Where is Marion Military Institute Located?

Marion Military Institute is located in the rural setting of Marion, Alabama, in the suburbs of Birmingham.

If you would like to see Marion Military Institute for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Highway 5 to Marion, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Marion Military Institute and Marion are like without leaving home.

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College Info

1101 Washington Street Marion, AL 36756

Campus Setting: Rural

Marion Military Institute Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Marion Military Institute is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Marion Military Institute is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Marion Military Institute ACT Scores

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ACT Range

18 - 26

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

26 and Above

Good

18 to 26

Avg

18 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Marion Military Institute is 22. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into Marion Military Institute. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 26 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Marion Military Institute SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

Not available

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Math SAT Range

540 - 650

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Reading SAT Range

560 - 650

Marion Military Institute Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$14,368

In State

$20,368

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$6,000
$12,000
Fees
$3,418
$3,418
Housing
$4,950
$4,950
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

Wondering what life at Marion Military Institute is like? There are approximately 401 students enrolled at Marion Military Institute. 100% percent of students attend school full-time, 49% percent are from AL and 51% percent of students are from other states.

100%

Full Time

Unknown

Part Time

49%

In State

51%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

401

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

57%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$9,418

Out-of-State

$15,418

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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