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Blue Mountain College was awarded 46 badges in the 2023 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is teacher education subject specific.
Blue Mountain College is ranked #1,249 out of 2,241 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2023 Best Colleges list. This is an improvement over the previous year, when Blue Mountain College held the #1,434 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.
Blue Mountain College also holds the #8 spot on the Best Colleges in Mississippi ranking.
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The acceptance rate at Blue Mountain College is 99%, which is higher than many other schools to which you may be applying. But don't think getting into Blue Mountain College is a sure thing. The admissions staff is still going to review your application to see if you are a good fit for the school.
About 2% of students accepted to Blue Mountain College submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 500 and 520. Math scores were between 520 and 540.
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With a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1, Blue Mountain College is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.
Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.
The full-time faculty percentage at Blue Mountain College is 70%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.
The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Blue Mountain College is 70%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.
The on-time graduation rate for someone pursuing a bachelor's degree is typically four years. This rate at Blue Mountain College for first-time, full-time students is 40%, which is better than the national average of 33.3%.
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During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 925 undergraduates at Blue Mountain College with 596 being full-time and 329 being part-time.
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The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Blue Mountain College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.
It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Blue Mountain College, approximately 51% of students took out student loans averaging $6,890 a year. That adds up to $27,560 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Blue Mountain College is 9.3%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.
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Contact details for Blue Mountain College are given below.
|Address:||201 W Main St, Blue Mountain, MS 38610|
|Most Popular Majors||Bachelor’s Degrees||Average Salary of Graduates|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||43||$33,196|
|Business Administration & Management||35||NA|
|Health & Physical Education||20||NA|
|Teacher Education Subject Specific||19||$35,289|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||8||NA|
Learn more about the majors offered at Blue Mountain College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.
Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.
In 2019-2020, 379 students took at least one online class at Blue Mountain College. This is an increase from the 326 students who took online classes the previous year.
|Year||Took at Least One Online Class||Took All Classes Online|
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*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
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