Tuition & Fees

$35,330

$35,330

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
4%
600-699
21%
500-599
36%
400-499
33%
300-399
5%
200-299
1%
700-800
9%
600-699
22%
500-599
35%
400-499
28%
300-399
6%
30-36
12%
24-29
34%
18-23
43%
12-17
11%
30-36
13%
24-29
40%
18-23
35%
12-17
12%
30-36
9%
24-29
46%
18-23
40%
12-17
5%
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undergraduateRatios

62%

38%

male

female

1
10

teacher

students

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Moderately Selective

72%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,062
Declined + 801
Total Received 2,863
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Private (nonprofit)

1,246

undergraduate students

85

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Petroleum Engineering
  2. Psychology
  3. Marketing
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Codes

SAT 1444
ACT 3290

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School Facts

Marietta, founded in 1835, is a private liberal arts college. Its 90-acre campus is located in Marietta, OH, 115 miles southwest of Columbus.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 1,331
Established in 1835
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Accredited by •  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  CAAHEP (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs)
•  NCACS (North Central Assn. of Colleges and Schools)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)

Marietta, OH

90-acre campus located in Marietta (population: 14,053), 15 miles from Parkersburg, WV and 120 miles from Columbus. Served by bus; air serves Parkersburg, WV (10 miles); major airport serves Columbus; train serves Charleston, WV (90 miles). School operates transportation to airport and shopping malls.

Marietta College
215 Fifth Street
Marietta, OH 45750

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
75%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
93%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Greek Life

 
4 fraternities 15% of male students
 
4 sororities 30% of female students

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
26%
Top 1/4
49%
Top 1/2
79%
Bottom 1/2
21%
Bottom 1/4
6%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
4%
600-699
21%
500-599
36%
400-499
33%
300-399
5%
200-299
1%
700-800
9%
600-699
22%
500-599
35%
400-499
28%
300-399
6%
30-36
12%
24-29
34%
18-23
43%
12-17
11%
30-36
13%
24-29
40%
18-23
35%
12-17
12%
30-36
9%
24-29
46%
18-23
40%
12-17
5%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $25
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline March 1 (priority deadline)
April 15
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted
SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

72%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,062
Declined + 801
Total Received 2,863

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Class rank
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Important

Character/ personal qualities
Essay
Interview
Recommendations

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Religious affiliation/commitment

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Admissions Contact

Scott McVicar
Director of Admission
P: 800 331-7896
F: 740 376-8888
admit@marietta.edu

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,779,706
State $389,683
Institutional $7,811,832
Other external
Total $9,981,221

Non-need-based

Federal $11,184
State $78,601
Institutional $9,598,939
Other external $853,613
Total $10,542,337

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
crew
cross-country
football
soccer
softball
tennis
track (indoor)
track (outdoor)
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Ohio Athletic Conference (Division III)
Mascot
Pioneers
School colors
navy blue and white
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Advertising/Public Relations
Asian Studies
Athletic Training
Biochemistry
Biology
Broadcasting
Business Administration
Chemistry
Communication Studies
Computer Information Systems
Computer Science
Economics
Education
English
Environmental Science
Environmental Studies
Finance
Geology
Graphic Design
Health Science
History
Human Resources Management
International Business Management
International Leadership Studies
Intervention Specialist
Journalism
Land/Energy Management
Liberal Studies
Management
Management Information Systems
Marketing
Mathematics
Music
Music Education
Organizational Communication
Petroleum Engineering
Physician Assistant Studies
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
Public Accounting
Radio/Television
Spanish
Sports Management
Studio Art
Theatre Arts
Vocal Performance
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Undergraduate

94%

1,246
students

Female
38%
472

Male
62%
774

Graduate

6%

85
students

Female
75%
64

Male
25%
21

undergraduateFull-time

94%

1,177
students

Female
38%
442

Male
62%
735

undergraduatePart-time

6%

69
students

Female
44%
30

Male
56%
39

Student Break-down

13%
Nonresident aliens
5%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Hispanic/Latino
68%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

63%

Transfer applicants accepted

57%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.00
College GPA: 2.30
High school transcript Recommended of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Recommended of All
Standardized test scores Recommended of Some
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: July 15

Spring: December 15

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

36

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Psychological

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

90%

Additional services

  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Other
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Special housing
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 6
Countries most often represented Brazil
China
Kuwait
Saudi Arabia
The Democratic Republic Of Congo
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
English lab
Host family program
International student center
Other
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Nancy Huffman
Dean of Admission/International Admission Counselor
740 376-4507
nkh001@marietta.edu

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