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Marymount Manhattan College

New York, NY

At A Glance

Main Address

221 E 71st St

New York, NY 10021-4532

https://www.mmm.edu/

Admission Office

221 East 71st Street

New York, NY 10021-4597

(212) 517-0430

Fax : (212) 517-0448

admissions@mmm.edu

Contact : Christian Andrade

Dean of Admission

Type of School

Small

Private

liberal arts college

college of performing arts

4-year school

Coed

Regionally Accredited

Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools

College Board Member

College Board Code: 2405

Quick Facts

Regular Application Deadline : August 1

Percentage of students graduating within 6 years : 53.0%

Total undergraduates : 1,892

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 437

Percentage of financial need met (average) : 50.0%

Average financial aid package : $20,769.00

In-State Tuition : $37,410.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $37,410.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Associate

Bachelor's

Setting

Very Large City (>500k)

Urban

Residential campus

Deadlines

Admission

Application rolling begin : Sep 1

Regular application due: Aug 1

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : May 1 (or within 3 week(s) if notified after May 1st)

Housing deposit due : May 1

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : Aug 1

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : Mar 15

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : May 1

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Student-faculty ratio : 9 to 1

Degrees Offered in : Associate, Bachelor's degrees

Graduating in 6 years : 53.0%

Returning for sophomore year : 69.0%

Accreditation and Associations

Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

College Board Member

Most Popular Majors

Bachelor's
Visual and Performing Arts : 52.0%
Business/Marketing : 15.0%
Communications/Journalism : 15.0%

Associates
Social Sciences : 100.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General B
Biomedical Sciences, General B

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Business Administration and Management, General B
Business/Commerce, General B
Business/Managerial Economics B
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies B
Fashion Merchandising B
Finance, General B
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General B
International Business/Trade/Commerce B
Investments and Securities B
Marketing/Marketing Management, General B

Communication, Journalism & Related Programs
Communication, General B
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia B
Journalism B
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication B
Public Relations/Image Management B
Radio and Television B
Speech Communication and Rhetoric B

English Language, Literature & Letters
General Literature B

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist B
Public Health, General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies B

Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
International/Globalization Studies B
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General B

Natural Resources & Conservation
Environmental Studies B

Philosophy & Religious Studies
Philosophy B
Philosophy and Religious Studies, General B

Psychology
Psychology, General B

Social Sciences
International Relations and Affairs B
Social Sciences, General A
Sociology B

Visual & Performing Arts
Acting B
Art History, Criticism and Conservation B
Art/Art Studies, General B
Ballet B
Costume Design B
Dance, General B
Directing and Theatrical Production B
Drama and Dramatics/Theater Arts, General B
Fine/Studio Arts, General B
Graphic Design B
Photography B
Playwriting and Screenwriting B
Technical Theater/Theater Design and Technology B
Theatre Literature, History and Criticism B
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management B

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Accelerated Program

Double Major

Independent Study

Internships

Liberal Arts/Career Combination

Visiting/Exchange Student Program

Cross-Registration

Student-Designed Major

Honors Program

Off-Campus Study Options

Study Abroad

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Distance Learning

Computer Services

215 Public computers, available in: Computer Center, Libraries, Student Center

Dorms wired for access to campus-wide network

Dorms wired for high speed internet connections

Wireless network available

Where Graduates Go

Within one year of receiving their bachelor’s degree:

Law : 1.0%

Medical : 1.0%

Other : 9.0%

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Small

Unique Facilities : communications and learning center, center for producing and performing arts, communication arts multimedia suite

Very Large City

Urban

Residential Campus

Total undergraduates : 1,892

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 437

Degree-seeking undergrads : 1,843

Graduate enrollment : --

Student General Information

All students average age : 21

Full time students average age : 20

In state students : 28.0%

Out of state students : 72.0%

Part Time students : 11.0%

Percentage of males : 21.0%

Percentage of females : 79.0%

Race/Ethnicity

Two or more races : 5.0%

Black African American : 10.0%

Asian : 3.0%

Hispanic/Latino : 17.0%

Race Ethnicity Unknown : 5.0%

White : 56.0%

Non-Resident Alien : 3.0%

Other Activities & Organizations

Student Newspaper : The Monitor

Student Newspaper URL : https://www.mmcsthemonitor.com/

Housing Policies

First-year students living in college housing : 73.0%

All undergraduates living in college housing : 34.0%

Housing Options

Coed Housing

Additional Housing Options

Housing deposit : $500.00

Housing deposit due : May 1

Housing deposit is not refunded if student does not enroll.

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

Sport's Levels Available

Club

Counseling And Wellness

Alcohol/substance abuse counseling

Chaplain/spiritual director

Career counseling

Employment services for undergraduates

Financial aid counseling

Health services

Personal counseling

Placement services for graduates

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Comprehensive services for students with learning disabilities

Services and/or facilities for hearing impaired

Services and/or facilities for speech or communications disorders

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs

Learning center

Reduced course load

Remedial instruction

Study skills assistance

Tutoring

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

Y

Choral Groups

Y

Concert Band

N

Dance Activity

Y

Drama/Theater

Y

Film Society

Y

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

Y

Jazz Band

N

Literary Magazine

Y

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

N

Music Ensembles

N

Musical Theater

Y

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

Y

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

Y

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

N

Yearbook

Y

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Volleyball

Women's Club

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $60.00

Application fee notes: Paper/Online

Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes

Total applicants : 5,566

Admitted : 4,433

Enrolled : 437

Less selective 80.0% of applicants admitted

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

Very Important

Academic GPA

Level of Applicant's Interest

Rigor of secondary school record

Standardized Test Scores

Important

Application Essay

Character/Personal Qualities

Extracurricular Activities

Recommendations

Talent/Ability

Volunteer Work

Work Experience

Considered

Alumni Relation

Class Rank

First generation college student

Geographical Residence

Interview

State Residency

Test Policies for Admission Decisions

Required: SAT or ACT

Test Policies for placement

SAT Reasoning Test

ACT

AP

CLEP

Institution's own exam

SAT score use policy

Highest Section Scores Across Test Dates

Additional requirements for home-schooled students

Special requirements for home-schooled applicants:

(in addition to any polices listed)

Statement describing home school structure and mission

Transcript/record of courses and grades

State high school equivalency certificate

Letter of recommendation from person other than parent

Other Test Policies

Rolling deadline for SAT/ACT score receipt.

A note from the college

High school GPA of 3.0 and SAT verbal and math scores of 450 each recommended. Letters of recommendation from teachers and administrators, extracurricular and community activities important.

GPAs of incoming freshmen

3.5 - 3.74 : 19.0%

3.25 - 3.49 : 13.0%

3.00 - 3.24 : 14.0%

2.50 - 2.99 : 17.0%

2.00 - 2.49 : 5.0%

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

700 - 800 : 6.0%

600 - 699 : 31.0%

500 - 599 : 42.0%

400 - 499 : 20.0%

300 - 399 : 1.0%

For the SAT, we don't yet have information on the percent of freshmen in each score range. We'll post that information when it's available in spring 2017.

SAT Math

700 - 800 : 3.0%

600 - 699 : 16.0%

500 - 599 : 49.0%

400 - 499 : 28.0%

300 - 399 : 4.0%

For the SAT, we don't yet have information on the percent of freshmen in each score range. We'll post that information when it's available in spring 2017.

ACT Composite

30 - 36 : 13.0%

24 - 29 : 39.0%

18 - 23 : 41.0%

12 - 17 : 7.0%

ACT Math

30 - 36 : 3.0%

24 - 29 : 30.0%

18 - 23 : 41.0%

12 - 17 : 26.0%

ACT English

30 - 36 : 20.0%

24 - 29 : 32.0%

18 - 23 : 38.0%

12 - 17 : 9.0%

6 - 11 : 1.0%

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : Yes

AP credit policy depends on student’s major, school, or program : Yes

From the college: High school seniors and traditional transfer students who have taken Advanced Placement examinations administered by the College Board, and who receive a score of 3, 4, or 5, will be awarded credit in accordance with College policy, with the exception of English in which only a score of 4 or 5 is acceptable as elective credit. The student must have the official score sheet sent to college. Eligibility will be determined and credit awarded to the student upon enrollment in the college. Such credit will not exceed a maximum of 30 credits and will not count toward the 30-credit residency requirement. Waiver of requirements in any given subject area will be at the discretion of the divisional faculty.

High school Coursework

High School diploma required, GED accepted

Course Name

Required

Recommended

English

4

0

Math

3

0

Science

3

0

Science Lab

0

2

Social Studies

3

0

Foreign Language

0

2

Academic Electives

4

0

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : 80.0% and Percent who submitted ACT scores : 26.0%

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

470 - 580

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

510 - 620

ACT Composite

20 - 27


AP & Admission Policy

Exam

Min Score Required

Number of Credits (By semester credits)

Equivalent Course(s)

Applicable Program

2-D Art and Design

4

6

--

All

3-D Art and Design

4

6

--

All

Art History

4

6

--

All

Biology

4

8

BIOL 220/222

All

Calculus AB

3

3

MATH 210

All

Calculus BC

3

6

MATH 210/211

All

Chemistry

4

4

CHEM 233/234

All

5

8

CHEM 233/234; CHEM 235/236

All

Chinese Language and Culture

4

6

--

All

Comparative Government and Politics

4

3

--

All

Computer Science A

3

1

--

All

Computer Science Principles

3

3

--

All

Drawing

4

6

--

All

English Language and Composition

4

6

--

All

English Literature and Composition

4

6

EWL 125/EWL ELEC

All

Environmental Science

3

4

ENV 115

All

European History

3

6

HIST 216/HIST ELEC

All

French Language and Culture

4

6

FREN 101/102

All

German Language and Culture

4

6

--

All

Human Geography

3

3

--

All

Italian Language and Culture

4

6

--

All

Japanese Language and Culture

4

6

--

All

Latin

4

6

--

All

Macroeconomics

4

3

ECO 210

All

Microeconomics

4

3

ECO 213

All

Music Theory

3

6

--

All

Physics 1

4

4

PHYS 261

All

Physics 2

4

4

PHYS 262

All

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

3

4

--

All

Physics C: Mechanics

3

4

--

All

Psychology

3

3

PSYCH 101

All

Spanish Language and Culture

4

6

SPAN 101/102

All

Spanish Literature and Culture

4

6

--

All

Statistics

3

3

MATH 224

All

United States Government and Politics

4

3

PS 106

All

United States History

3

6

HIST 101/103

All

World History: Modern

3

3

HIST 218

All

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

% of scholarship / grants : 69.0%

% of loans / jobs : 31.0%

% of freshmen with need who received financial aid : 100.0%

% Applied for need-based aid : 77.0%

% Judged to have need : 88.0%

% that were offered aid : 88.0%

% that had need fully met : 5.0%

% of need met : 50.0%

Average 1st year financial aid package : $20,769.00

Avg non need-based aid : $12,031.00

Avg need-based scholarship or grant award : $17,911.00

Avg need-based loan : $3,283.00

Avg indebtedness at graduation : $39,660.00

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : Mar 15

Respond By Date : May 1

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Maria DeInnocentiis

Financial aid office phone : (212) 517-0556

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

State aid form

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $1,188.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): --

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Financial Aid Policies

This school practices need-blind admissions.

Scholarship Opportunities

Prospective Freshmen are considered for academic scholarships based on an equal weighting of the SAT (critical reading and math) or ACT Composite score and the academic GPA at time of application. Presidential Scholarship: $12,000 per year. Dean's Scholarship: $10,000 per year. Trustees' Scholarship: $8,000 per year. Recognition Award: $6,000 per year. Talent scholarships: awarded to full-time, degree-seeking entering freshmen in any of the following majors: Acting (BFA), Art (BA), Dance (BA and BFA) and Theatre (BA). Awards range from $1,000 to $6,000 per academic year based on audition or portfolio review.

Need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Non need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Art

Leadership

Music/Drama

State/District Residency

Work Study Programs

For part-time students

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Deferred payment

External finance company

Installment payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$37,410.00

$37,410.00

$37,410.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$37,410.00

$37,410.00

$37,410.00

Room and board:

$18,894.00

$13,200.00

$2,700.00

Books and supplies:

$1,000.00

$1,000.00

$1,000.00

Estimated personal expenses:

$5,000.00

$5,000.00

$5,000.00

Transportation expenses:

$1,500.00

$1,500.00

$1,500.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$63,804.00

$58,110.00

$47,610.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$63,804.00

$58,110.00

$47,610.00

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): 2.5

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 1.67

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: 60

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: 90

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: 30

Admission Requirements (Required)

High School Transcript

College Transcript(s)

Essay or Personal Statement

Statement of good standing from Prior Institution(s)

Students who applied for transfer

Total students who applied for transfer: 389

Transfers admitted percentage: 60.0%

Transfers admitted: 234

Transfers enrolled percentage: 18.0%

Transfers enrolled: 72

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Winter

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Junior

Senior

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Pre-admission transcript evaluation (determination of what courses will transfer)

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: $60.00

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $37,410.00

Room & Board(on-campus): $18,894.00

Room & Board(off-campus): $13,200.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $1,188.00

Financial Aid

International students eligible for non-need based aid

Non-resident aliens must submit the following financial aid forms:

Foreign Student Certification of Finances

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: 80

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

Special International Student Orientation Program

International Student Adviser