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Colleges / Mount St. Joseph University

Mount St. Joseph University

Cincinnati, OH 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate63%
Acceptance Rate63%

About Mount

Mount St. Joseph University Overview

Mount St. Joseph University is a private, religious school in the suburban setting of Cincinnati, Ohio. Mount was founded in 1920 and presently has around 2,064 students a year, including 1,475 undergrad students. Mount ensures on-campus housing for students. The majority of students live on campus, and first year-students are required to live in campus housing.

Student Involvement at Mount

Interested in music or performing? Join a campus band, sing in a chorus, or perform with one of the school's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Mount students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Excited for Greek life? Mount has fraternities, but doesn't have sororities.

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

2022 Mount Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 63%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.6
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 8%
Tuition $33,750
Percent of Need Met 82.9%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $28,928

Is Mount a Good School?


The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can all provide a sense of how selective a college is.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a clearer idea of what Mount offers and if the college seems like the right college for you.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Mount St. Joseph University

It is not difficult to get into Mount. Mount admitted 63% of all applicants in 2022. Out of 2,495 applications received in 2022, 1,578 students were offered admission.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Mount

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

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Mount, around 72% come back their sophomore year. Around 53% of students who started at Mount earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. 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 Mount Graduates

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with Mount directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Mount's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

As of 2022, the total market value of Mount St. Joseph University's endowment was $58.8 million. The average college endowment was $905 million in 2021.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Mount

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.

Mount meets 82.9% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $28,928 a year.

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 asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Mount.

Based on this information, how does Mount sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Mount a good school for you?

If Mount St. Joseph University seems like a school you want to apply to, click the heart button to save it to your college list.


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Where is Mount?

Mount is located in the suburban setting of Cincinnati, Ohio, less than an hour from Cincinnati and Ohio.

If you are interested in seeing Mount for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 71/75Interstate 75/71/74 to Cincinnati, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International (CVG).

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

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College Info

5701 Delhi Road Cincinnati, OH 45233-1670

Campus Setting: Suburban

Mount Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Mount is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Mount is Continuous processing.

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

Mount ACT Scores

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Mount SAT Scores

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Mount Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$43,070

In State

$43,070

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$33,750
$33,750
Fees
$1,150
$1,150
Housing
$8,170
$8,170
Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Mount is like? There are approximately 2,064 students enrolled at Mount, including 1,475 undergraduate students and 589 graduate students. 69% percent of students attend school full-time, 81% percent are from OH and 19% percent of students are from other states.

69%

Full Time

31%

Part Time

81%

In State

19%

Out-of-State

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,064

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

63%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$34,900

Out-of-State

$34,900

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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