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IPEDS ID: 204200
OPE ID: 00303300
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Mount Saint Joseph University
5701 Delhi Rd, Cincinnati, Ohio 45233-1670
Distance from ZIP:  0.0 miles from 45233
General information:  (513) 244-4200
Website:  www.msj.edu
Type:  4-year, Private not-for-profit
Awards offered:  Less than one year certificate
One but less than two years certificate
Associate's degree
Two but less than 4 years certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:  Suburb: Large
Campus housing:  Yes
Student population:  2,219 (1,657 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:  11 to 1
Carnegie Classification
Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
7%
Special Learning Opportunities
ROTC (Army, Air Force)
Teacher certification
Distance education opportunities - undergraduate level
Distance education opportunities - graduate level
Study abroad
Weekend/evening college
Student Services
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty and graduate assistants by primary function, Fall 2014Full timePart time
Total faculty111138
Instructional111138
Research and public service00
Total graduate assistants-0
Instructional-0
Research-0
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Estimated expenses for academic year2012-20132013-20142014-20152015-2016% change 2014-2015 to 2015-2016
Tuition and fees$25,100$25,800$26,850$27,5002.4%
Books and supplies$800$1,000$1,000$1,0000.0%
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board$7,860$8,080$8,710$8,8101.1%
Other$1,000$1,000$1,000$1,0000.0%
Off Campus
Room and board$9,000$9,000$9,000$9,0000.0%
Other$1,800$1,800$1,800$1,8000.0%
Off Campus with Family
Other$1,500$1,500$1,500$1,5000.0%
Total Expenses2012-20132013-20142014-20152015-2016% change 2014-2015 to 2015-2016
On Campus$34,760$35,880$37,560$38,3102.0%
Off Campus$36,700$37,600$38,650$39,3001.7%
Off Campus with Family$27,400$28,300$29,350$30,0002.2%
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Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year2015-2016
Tuition$10,638
Fees$500
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of PlanOffered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment planX
Other alternative tuition plan
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2014-2015
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Any student financial aid128999%————
Grant or scholarship aid28999%$4,496,734$15,560
Federal grants11138%$495,813$4,467
Pell grants10837%$486,523$4,505
Other federal grants103%$9,290$929
State/local government grant or scholarships6522%$162,106$2,494
Institutional grants or scholarships28899%$3,838,815$13,329
Student loan aid22878%$1,587,822$6,964
Federal student loans22878%$1,587,822$6,964
Other student loans00%$0
  • 1 Includes students receiving Federal work study aid and aid from other sources not listed above.
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid11,24375%$18,007,172$14,487
Pell grants50631%$2,177,075$4,303
Federal student loans1,00361%$7,957,766$7,934
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid received, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
Average Net Price for Full-Time Beginning Students
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
2012-20132013-20142014-2015
Average net price$17,144$17,469$18,140
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income2012-20132013-20142014-2015
$0 – $30,000$12,226$12,889$13,785
$30,001 – $48,000$11,675$13,733$13,692
$48,001 – $75,000$16,825$16,957$16,570
$75,001 – $110,000$18,396$18,820$19,541
$110,001 and more$20,171$19,435$20,949
  • Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
  • Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students who received federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same – total cost of attendance minus grant aid.
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Fall 2014
Total enrollment2,219
Undergraduate enrollment1,657
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment66
Graduate enrollment562
Undergraduate Attendance StatusUndergraduate Student Gender
Undergraduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 69%
Part-time: 31%Undergraduate Student Gender:
Male: 38%
Female: 62%
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0%
Asian: 0%
Black or African American: 9%
Hispanic/Latino: 2%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 72%
Two or more races: 2%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 14%
Non-resident alien: 0%
Undergraduate Student AgeUndergraduate Student Residence
Undergraduate Student Age:
24 and under: 75%
25 and over: 25%
Age unknown: 0%Undergraduate Student Residence:
In-state: 77%
Out-of-state: 22%
Foreign countries: 0%
Unknown: 1%
  • Age data are reported for Fall 2013.
  • Residence data are reported for first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates.
Graduate Attendance Status
Graduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 36%
Part-time: 64%
Undergraduate Distance Education StatusGraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 4%
Enrolled in some distance education: 2%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 94%Graduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 14%
Enrolled in some distance education: 7%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 80%
Undergraduate application fee (2015-2016): $25
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2015
TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants2,1871,617570
Percent admitted15%11%26%
Percent admitted who enrolled100%100%100%
Admissions ConsiderationsRequiredRecommended
Secondary school GPAX
Secondary school recordX
Completion of college-preparatory programX
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language)X
First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who are seeking bachelor's degrees who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
Student retention:
Full-time students: 67%
Part-time students: 67%
Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2013 and Returned in Fall 2014
Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 79 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2014.

Overall Graduation and Transfer-Out Rates for Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2009
Overall graduation rate:
Overall graduation rate: 51%
(*) Transfer-out rate:
Percentage of Full-time, First-Time Students Who Graduated or Transferred Out Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
  • (*) Not all institutions report transfer-out rates.
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rates

Bachelor’s degree graduation rates measure the percentage of entering students beginning their studies full-time and are planning to get a bachelor’s degree and who complete their degree program within a specified amount of time.

Graduation Rates for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
Bachelor's degree rate:
[Began in Fall 2007]
4-year: 39%
6-year: 57%
8-year: 60%
[Began in Fall 2009]
4-year: 30%
6-year: 50%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Graduated in the Specified Amount of Time and Began in Fall 2007 or Fall 2009
6-Year Graduation Rate by Gender for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
6-Year Graduation Rate by Gender for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees:
Male: 60%
Female: 39%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2009 and Received a Degree or Award Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
6-Year Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
6-Year Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees:
Black or African American: 73%
Hispanic/Latino: 86%
White: 46%
Two or more races: 80%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 75%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2009 and Received a Degree or Award Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
  • These data are corrected based on our data.
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2014-2015
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgramAssociateBachelorMasterDoctorUndergraduate
Certificate
Postgraduate
Certificate
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
  • d identifies programs and award levels that are offered as a distance education program. For program category totals, d is shown if one or more programs in the category are offered as a distance education program.
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry-2----
Biology/Biological Sciences, General-11----
Neuroscience-0----
Category total-13----
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting013----
Business Administration and Management, General0456---
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other-0----
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management----0-
Organizational Behavior Studies-00-0-
Organizational Leadership-317-0-
Category total06123-0-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication and Media Studies, Other010----
Speech Communication and Rhetoric00----
Category total010----
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General02----
Computer Science-0----
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design----0-
Category total02--0-
Education
Art Teacher Education-4----
Early Childhood Education and Teaching-8----
Education, General-519d---
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching-50---
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching-0----
Special Education and Teaching, General-30---
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other--36---
Category total-2555d---
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General-11----
Category total-11----
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Adult Development and Aging-0----
Category total-0----
Health Professions and Related Programs
Athletic Training/Trainer-11----
Nursing Administration--20---
Nursing Education--13---
Nursing Practice---13--
Physical Therapy/Therapist---36--
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other--72---
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse-62d0---
Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy-0----
Category total-73d10549--
History
History, General-1----
Category total-1----
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal21--3-
Category total21--3-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies229----
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies-1----
Category total230----
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, Other-0----
Mathematics, General-2----
Category total-2----
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Gerontology----0-
Natural Sciences-0----
Category total-0--0-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management-17----
Category total-17----
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Religion/Religious Studies-34---
Category total-34---
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General-4----
Chemistry, Other-0----
Category total-4----
Psychology
Psychology, General-15----
Category total-15----
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work-8----
Category total-8----
Social Sciences
Criminology-13----
Sociology-5----
Category total-18----
Theology and Religious Vocations
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries, Other-----0
Pastoral Studies/Counseling-0--0-
Religious Education-0--00
Theology and Religious Vocations, Other----0-
Category total-0--00
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General24----
Design and Visual Communications, General-1----
Fine/Studio Arts, General01----
Graphic Design013----
Interior Design07----
Music, General-1----
Category total227----
Grand total63211874930
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Yellow Ribbon Program (officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges
Tuition policies specifically for Veterans and Servicemembers
Educational Benefits, 2014-2015
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: 26
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: 3
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - undergraduates: 1
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - graduates: 0
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution (*)
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: $3,892
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: $3,771
  • (*) One or more average amounts of benefits/assistance are withheld to preserve the privacy of individuals.
RETENTION RATES
RETENTION RATES FOR FIRST-TIME, DEGREE/CERTIFICATE EDUCATION BENEFIT USERS PURSUING BACHELOR'S DEGREES
RETENTION RATES FOR FIRST-TIME, DEGREE/CERTIFICATE EDUCATION BENEFIT USERS PURSUING BACHELOR'S DEGREES
Full-time students: 83%
Part-time students: 100%
Retention rate is the percentage of undergraduate students who began their studies in academic year 2013-14 and returned in academic year 2014-15
2014-2015 Varsity Athletes
NCAA Division III (with football) MenWomen
All Track Combined4027
Baseball26
Basketball1916
Football102
Golf1510
Lacrosse1921
Soccer3030
Softball17
Tennis127
Volleyball1811
Wrestling13
Institutional Accreditation
AgencyPeriods of AccreditationStatus
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission(!)1/1/1932 -  Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / ProgramPeriods of AccreditationStatus
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. – May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program12/1/1953 -  Accredited
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist10/27/1999 -  Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels10/13/2007 -  Accredited
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels10/13/2007 -  Accredited
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels(!)10/7/2014 -  Accredited
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs(!)9/19/1981 - 12/31/2014Resigned
Teacher Education Accreditation Council, Accreditation Committee
Baccalaureate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (BTEAC) - Baccalaureate programs(!)1/1/2007 -  Accredited
Graduate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (GTEAC) - Graduate programs(!)1/1/2007 -  Accredited
  • (!) Estimated date
2014 Crime Statistics
Arrests - On-Campus201220132014
Illegal weapons possession010
Drug law violations100
Liquor law violations000
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls !201220132014
Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations000
Liquor law violations000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus201220132014
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible02
Rape1
Fondling2
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)00
Incest0
Statutory rape0
Robbery000
Aggravated assault000
Burglary152
Motor vehicle theft000
Arson000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls !201220132014
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible02
Rape1
Fondling2
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)00
Incest0
Statutory rape0
Robbery000
Aggravated assault000
Burglary151
Motor vehicle theft000
Arson000
  • (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • As of the 2015 data collection (2014 data onwards), statistics for Sex offenses - Forcible and Sex offenses - Non-forcible are no longer collected. Rape, Fondling, Incest and Statutory rape statistics were not collected prior to the 2015 data collection.
  • These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see http://ope.ed.gov/security.
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year201220112010
Default rate5.9%10.5%11.0%
Number in default437668
Number in repayment722719613
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)