College of Mount St. Joseph (College of Mount Saint Joseph)

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College of Mount St. Joseph can be found in Cincinnati, OH, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 2,700 students enrolled each year at College of Mount Saint Joseph.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this college. Scores in the range of 780 (25th percentile) to 1070 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and between 19 (25th percentile) to 24 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is usually submitted among applicants admitted to this school. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the College of Mount Saint Joseph average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.98 - 3.25. 88% of all those who apply are accepted to College of Mount St. Joseph, from which 31 percent choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at msj.edu.

Overall College of Mount Saint Joseph Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

87.6%

The overall acceptance rate for College of Mount St. Joseph was reported as 87.6% in Fall 2013 with over 1,200 college applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • College of Mount Saint Joseph ACT Scores: 19 - 24
  • College of Mount Saint Joseph Average GPA: 2.98 - 3.25

How Hard Is It to Get into College of Mount St. Joseph?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of College of Mount St. Joseph is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for College of Mount St. Joseph has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 70.3%
  • 2010-2011: 65.0%
  • 2011-2012: 63.0%
  • 2012-2013: 69.8%
  • 2013-2014: 87.6%
  • Projected College of Mount Saint Joseph Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 74.7%

How Does College of Mount Saint Joseph Compare?

87.6%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for College of Mount St. Joseph is fifty-eight percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Cincinnati Christian University64.0%
Thomas More College87.8%
Art Academy of Cincinnati25.5%
Wilmington College46.0%
Hanover College66.7%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants1,19757.3%42.7%
Admitted1,04854.1%45.9%
Enrolled32453.7%46.3%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to College of Mount Saint Joseph (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English17 - 24
Math17 - 24
Composite Score19 - 24
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