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Mount St. Joseph University
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  • 4 Year
  • CINCINNATI, OH

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade B
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade C+
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade B minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade B
  11. Student Life
    grade B
  12. Safety
    grade A

About

5701 DELHI RD
CINCINNATI, OH 45233
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference
From Mount St. Joseph University

At Mount St. Joseph University®, you’ll earn more than a college degree—you’ll engage in life-changing experiences, forge new friendships, and explore passions that inspire you to make a difference.

The Mount is committed to empowering all students to become competent, compassionate, critical thinkers with an eye toward improving our shared world; a core principle of the Mount since it was founded by the Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati over 100 years ago. The Mount community is a proud, close-knit community rooted in academic excellence, the integration of life and learning, respect and concern for all persons, diversity of cultures and beliefs, and service to others.

Whether it’s inside our new Centennial Field House, high-tech laboratories and classrooms, or other state-of-the-art facilities, you’ll discover a wide range of pathways that will empower you to grow personally and professionally, develop essential career skills, and have some fun along the way.

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Mount St. Joseph University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
63%
SAT Range
990-1140
ACT Range
20-27
Application Fee
$25
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
No

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Cost

Net Price
$17,142 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$23,074 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
8:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
89%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 18 responses
86%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 28 responses
79%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 28 responses

Majors

#1 Elementary Education Program in Greater Cincinnati Per 2023 National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) data.

academic spotlight

We offer the first dual licensure in special education K-12 (mild to moderate and moderate to intense) and early childhood education P-5 in the state of Ohio. Students will develop the knowledge and skills to design and adapt curriculum in order to modify and accommodate for the needs of all learners in the classroom.

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
1
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
1
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    35%
  • On Campus
    63%
  • Online
    2%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,050 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
373
Undergrads Over 25
8%
Pell Grant
37%
Varsity Athletes
52%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 14 responses
  • Hard working
    50%
  • Existing
    29%
  • Boring
    14%
  • Determine
    7%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
48%
Poll
50%
of students say Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene. 30 responses
Poll
43%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 30 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 18 responses
  • Small
    39%
  • Caring
    28%
  • Home away from home
    11%
  • Worthy
    11%
  • Boring and not diverse at all.
    6%
  • Unfair
    6%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$41,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
53%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
67%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 12 responses

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