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Tuition & Fees

$35,009

$35,009

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
0
600-699
2%
500-599
22%
400-499
45%
300-399
29%
200-299
2%
700-800
1%
600-699
5%
500-599
21%
400-499
43%
300-399
26%
200-299
4%
700-800
0
600-699
2%
500-599
21%
400-499
50%
300-399
26%
200-299
1%
30-36
2%
24-29
8%
18-23
64%
12-17
26%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
2%
24-29
6%
18-23
50%
12-17
40%
6-11
2%
Below 6
0
30-36
8%
24-29
14%
18-23
40%
12-17
38%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
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undergraduateRatios

50%

50%

male

female

1
16

teacher

students

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Moderately Selective

76%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,337
Declined + 418
Total Received 1,755
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Private (nonprofit)

942

undergraduate students

43

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Business
  2. Psychology
  3. Media Studies
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Codes

SAT 4515
ACT 317

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School Facts

Marymount California University, founded in 1931, is a private, four-year, liberal arts institution. Its 26-acre main campus is located in Rancho Palos Verdes, California.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 985
Established in 1931
Coeducational Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Accredited by •  WASC (Western Assn. of Schools and Colleges)

Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

26-acre campus in Rancho Palos Verdes (population: 42,448). Major airport and train serve Los Angeles (25 miles); smaller airport and bus serve Long Beach (15 miles).

Marymount California University
30800 Palos Verdes Drive, East
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
32%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
0
600-699
2%
500-599
22%
400-499
45%
300-399
29%
200-299
2%
700-800
1%
600-699
5%
500-599
21%
400-499
43%
300-399
26%
200-299
4%
700-800
0
600-699
2%
500-599
21%
400-499
50%
300-399
26%
200-299
1%
30-36
2%
24-29
8%
18-23
64%
12-17
26%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
2%
24-29
6%
18-23
50%
12-17
40%
6-11
2%
Below 6
0
30-36
8%
24-29
14%
18-23
40%
12-17
38%
6-11
0
Below 6
0

Admissions Facts

Application fee $50
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline March 1 (priority deadline)
July 1
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required of some
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Considered if submitted

Moderately Selective

76%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,337
Declined + 418
Total Received 1,755

Admissions Factors

Important

Character/ personal qualities
Extracurricular activities
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Considered

Class rank
Essay
Interview
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Volunteer Work

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
State residency
Work Experience

Not Considered

Religious affiliation/commitment

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Admissions Contact

Rojer Jones
Dean of Enrollment Management
P: 310 303-7311
F: 310 377-6223
admission@marymountcalifornia.edu

Cost

Tuition $34,134
Room & board $14,412
Additional fees $875
Books & supplies $914
Total $50,335
Average Financial Aid - $34,529
Total with Avg. Aid $15,806

Financial Aid

91%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$34,529

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,921,950
State $1,935,802
Institutional $3,730,839
Other external $122,962
Total $7,711,553

Non-need-based

Federal $0
State $18,168
Institutional $7,104,415
Other external $646,003
Total $7,768,586

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
cross-country
golf
lacrosse
soccer
softball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NAIA
Mascot
Mariners
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Biology
Business
Business Administration
Chemistry
Communications
Community Psychology
Computer Science
Criminal Justice
Early Childhood Education
Economics
English
Fine Art
Foreign Languages
Geography
History
Human Development
International Relations
Liberal Arts
Liberal Studies
Mathematics
Media Studies
Music
Nutrition/Food Science
Organizational Leadership
Philosophy
Pre-Architecture
Pre-Engineering
Pre-Health Sciences
Pre-Medical
Pre-Nursing
Psychology
Religious Studies
Sociology
Women's Studies
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Undergraduate

96%

942
students

Female
50%
474

Male
50%
468

Graduate

4%

43
students

Female
72%
31

Male
28%
12

undergraduateFull-time

93%

882
students

Female
51%
443

Male
49%
439

undergraduatePart-time

7%

60
students

Female
52%
31

Male
48%
29

Student Break-down

18%
Nonresident aliens
8%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
39%
Hispanic/Latino
20%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

72%

Transfer applicants accepted

48%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Required of Some
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Essay or personal statement Recommended of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: August 1

Spring: December 1

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Other
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

100%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 28
Countries most often represented China
England
Japan
Russia
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
Host family program
International student center
Special counselors/advisors

International Student Contact

Ryan O'Connell
Director of International Admission
310 377-5501, extension 7382
roconnell@marymountcalifornia.edu

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