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Maryville University of Saint Louis Overview

Maryville University of Saint Louis is a private not-for-profit institution located in Saint Louis, Missouri. Saint Louis is considered a suburb and offers tranquility and safety near the excitement of a city center.

What Is Maryville University of Saint Louis Known For?

616 Undergraduate Awards
92% Acceptance Rate
  • The 3% student loan default rate at Maryville U is better than the national rate of 10.1%. That's a good sign that you may be able to pay off student loans easier than your peers at other schools can.
  • Although it may not be available for every major, the doctor's degree is the highest award a student can attain at Maryville U.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 19% of the faculty were full-time.
  • Students who graduate from Maryville U with a bachelor's degree make about $47,200 a year. That's 16% more than those who graduate from other schools.

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Maryville University of Saint Louis Rankings

Maryville U landed the #420 spot in our 2021 ranking of best colleges. We analyzed 2,320 colleges and universities across the nation to determine this ranking. Out of the 56 colleges in Missouri, it is ranked at #8.

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Maryville U.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#8 Best Health & Physical Education Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#22 Best Education Doctor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#23 Best Management Sciences & Quantitative Methods Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#28 Best Educational Administration Doctor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#85 Best Nursing Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#131 Best Accounting Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards Maryville U has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#11 Highest Paid Parks, Recreation, Leisure, & Fitness Studies Graduates College Factual
#62 Best Colleges for Nursing College Factual
#62 Best Nursing Colleges for Veterans College Factual
#70 Best Health Professions Colleges for Veterans College Factual
#73 Best Colleges for Health Professions College Factual
#165 Best Nursing Schools Nursing Degree Search

Where Is Maryville University of Saint Louis?

Location of Maryville University of Saint Louis

Contact details for Maryville U are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 650 Maryville University Drive, Saint Louis, MO 63141-7299
Phone: 800-627-9855
Website: www.maryville.edu
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/MaryvilleUniversity
Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/maryvilleu

How Do I Get Into Maryville U?

You can apply to Maryville U online at: https://www.maryville.edu/admissions/apply/

Admission Requirements for Maryville U

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank required
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program required
Recommendations considered but not required
SAT or ACT Scores required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into Maryville U?

92% Acceptance Rate
62% Of Accepted Are Women
7% Submit SAT Scores
With an acceptance rate of 92%, Maryville U is fairly easy to get into, but you must be sure to submit the required materials.

Approximately 38% of accepted students are men and 62% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 92%, and the acceptance rate for women is 92%.

Average Test Scores

About 7% of students accepted to Maryville U submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 485 and 615. Math scores were between 498 and 650.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Maryville University of Saint Louis  ( 485 to 615 )
200
800

SAT Math Scores for Maryville University of Saint Louis  ( 498 to 650 )
200
800
Maryville U received ACT scores from 85% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 20 and 27. Math scores were between 19 and 26. Composite scores were between 21 and 27.

ACT English Scores for Maryville University of Saint Louis  ( 20 to 27 )
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36
ACT Math Scores for Maryville University of Saint Louis  ( 19 to 26 )
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36
ACT Composite Scores for Maryville University of Saint Louis  ( 21 to 27 )
1
36

Can I Afford Maryville University of Saint Louis?

51% Take Out Loans
2.7% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Maryville U, approximately 51% of students took out student loans averaging $7,119 a year. That adds up to $28,476 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Maryville U is 2.7%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Maryville University of Saint Louis Undergraduate Student Diversity

2,594 Full-Time Undergraduates
62% Women
18% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 3,678 undergraduate students at Maryville U, with 2,594 being full-time and 1,084 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Maryville U

There are also 5,461 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 2,594 full-time undergraduates at Maryville U, 38% are male and 62% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Maryville U

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Maryville University of Saint Louis students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Maryville U Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 99
Black or African American 155
Hispanic or Latino 121
White 1,889
International Students 131
Other Races/Ethnicities 199

Geographic Diversity

Missouri students aren't the only ones who study at Maryville University of Saint Louis. At this time, 26 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 53 countries are represented at Maryville U. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Saudi Arabia, Nepal, and China.

Online Learning at Maryville University of Saint Louis

5,102 Took All Classes Online
5,102 Took At Least One Class Online
22.1% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 23 bachelor’s degree and 15 master’s degree programs available online at Maryville U. In 2017-2018, 5,102 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Maryville U has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 7th most popular in Missouri for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of Maryville U

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Maryville University of Saint Louis was 22.1%. This is the #59 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at Maryville U regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Maryville U majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Accounting 59%
Business Administration & Management 75%
Business, Management & Marketing 33%
Communication & Journalism 46%
Communication Sciences 24%
English Language & Literature 33%
General Business/Commerce 7%
General English Literature 33%
Health & Physical Education 8%
Health Professions 8%
History 80%
History 80%
Intelligence & Command Control Operations 66%
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities 50%
Liberal Arts General Studies 50%
Management Sciences & Quantitative Methods 63%
Military Technologies & Applied Sciences 66%
Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies 29%
Nursing 10%
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, & Fitness Studies 8%
Public Relations & Advertising 60%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Maryville U ranks compared to all other mostly online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Maryville U.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Military Technologies & Applied Sciences #1
Intelligence & Command Control Operations #1
Finance & Financial Management #8
General Psychology #14
Educational Administration #14
Nursing #16
Accounting #18
Psychology #18
Education #21
Health & Medical Administrative Services #22
Business Administration & Management #31
Health Professions #34
Business, Management & Marketing #36

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Maryville University of Saint Louis Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Bachelor’s Graduate Certificate Master’s Doctor’s TOTAL
Nursing 158 200 814 54 1,226
General Business/Commerce 0 0 161 0 161
Intelligence & Command Control Operations 41 0 110 0 151
Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions 7 0 75 37 119
Educational Administration 0 0 9 76 85
Management Sciences & Quantitative Methods 22 0 57 0 79
Accounting 27 1 36 0 64
Business Administration & Management 45 1 11 0 57
General Psychology 46 0 0 0 46
Public Relations & Advertising 0 0 43 0 43
Health Sciences & Services 41 0 0 0 41
Communication Sciences 15 0 22 0 37
Design & Applied Arts 27 0 0 0 27
Teacher Education Grade Specific 26 0 0 0 26
Health & Physical Education 25 0 0 0 25
General Biology 24 0 0 0 24
Curriculum & Instruction 0 0 22 0 22
Computer Programming 0 0 21 0 21
Finance & Financial Management 10 0 0 0 10
Child Development & Psychology 10 0 0 0 10
Criminology 10 0 0 0 10
Marketing 9 0 0 0 9
Communication & Media Studies 9 0 0 0 9
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology 9 0 0 0 9
Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology 6 0 0 0 6
Management Information Systems 6 0 0 0 6
General English Literature 6 0 0 0 6
Biological & Physical Science 6 0 0 0 6
History 5 0 0 0 5
Health & Medical Administrative Services 4 0 0 0 4
Liberal Arts General Studies 4 0 0 0 4
Natural Resources Conservation 4 0 0 0 4
Chemistry 4 0 0 0 4
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 2 0 0 0 2
Applied Mathematics 2 0 0 0 2
Mathematics 2 0 0 0 2
Health/Medical Prep Programs 1 0 0 0 1
Legal Support Services 1 0 0 0 1
International Studies 1 0 0 0 1
Fine & Studio Arts 1 0 0 0 1
International Business 0 0 0 0 0
Computer Science 0 0 0 0 0
General Education 0 0 0 0 0
Instructional Media Design 0 0 0 0 0
Special Education 0 0 0 0 0
Sociology 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 616 202 1,381 167 2,366

References

*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.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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