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Loyola Marymount University
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  • Graduate School
  • LOS ANGELES, CA

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From Loyola Marymount University

At LMU, we are committed to the encouragement of learning, the education of the whole person, and the service of faith and the promotion of justice. Our 90+ degree and certificate programs provide endless career-elevating opportunities to students interested in both full and part-time coursework.

A nationally-ranked R2 institution, LMU’s graduate programs combine cutting-edge research with hands-on practice to prepare students to make a positive impact within their profession. Small class sizes facilitate meaningful connections with faculty who are at the forefront of their industries - all amid the backdrop of Los Angeles, the creative and cultural capital of the world.

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Discover where one of 90+ graduate and certificate programs might take you. Ranked in the top 100 universities in the nation (U.S. News & World Report, 2024), LMU’s graduate degrees serve up career-elevating skills from industry leading faculty, all amid the backdrop of Los Angeles, the creative and cultural capital of the world.

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
3,138
Part-Time Grad Students
854
Research Assistants
43
Teaching Assistants
55
Racial Diversity
  • White
    40.2%
  • Hispanic
    28.2%
  • Asian
    10.5%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    8.9%
  • African American
    6.9%
  • Multiracial
    4.2%
  • Unknown
    0.8%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.2%
  • Native American
    0.1%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the students at this school?
Based on 16 responses
  • Driven
    56%
  • Friendly
    31%
  • Intellectual
    6%
  • Just trying to get through
    6%
Poll
What word or phrase best describes your program?
Based on 16 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    13%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    38%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    50%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
100%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 16 responses
Poll
100%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 16 responses
Poll
81%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 16 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your degree in total?
Based on 16 responses
  • Less than $25,000
    31%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    13%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    44%
  • More than $100,000
    13%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 16 responses
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    6%
  • $100,000 - $125,000
    6%
  • Did not graduate yet
    88%
56%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 16 responses

Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$137,004
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$2,825
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$1,285,694
National
$281,900

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