Marist College

Poughkeepsie, NY

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 5,097
Graduate Enrollment: 886
Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Suburb: Large (outside principal city, in urbanized area with population of 250,000 or more)
Four-year, medium, highly residential // full-time, selective, lower transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 59.95%

Male/Female: 40% / 60% (2017)

First generation college students: 18.8% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 2.6% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.5% (2013)

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,282
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 1196 - 1360

2022 Median Admit ACT: 28
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 26 - 29

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 73.9% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 65.6% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 59.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 54.0% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 73.9%
Black: 4.4%
Hispanic: 12.3%
Asian: 3.3%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.0%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 3.1%
Non-resident alien: 2.2%
Unknown race: 0.8%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $60,386
In-State tuition: $43,410
Out-of-State tuition: $43,410

Estimated books and supplies: $1,125 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $16,650 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $2,000 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $18,200 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $2,000 (2022)

Average Family Income: $135,625 (2017)
Median Family Income: $107,457 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 14.7%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 48.1%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $25,000 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $265 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $23,489
$30k-48k $27,189
$48k-75k $30,988
$75k-110k $33,831
$110k+ $40,365

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 75%
6-year graduation rate: 82%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 95.3% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $25,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $8,000 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $22,142 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $22,500 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 81.6% (2015)
@3 year 85.8% (2017)
@5 year 93.9% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 61.1% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 66.3% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $47,847 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $66,460 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Master's Degree Psychology, Other. 13
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 17 $27,000 $278 $58,308 ($4,859)
Master's Degree Public Administration. 89 $348 $77,155 ($6,430) $84,436 ($7,036)
Bachelor's Degree Social Work. 24 $24,251 $217 $54,749 ($4,562)
Bachelor's Degree Economics. 22 $26,000 $276 $58,405 ($4,867) $84,203 ($7,017)
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 32 $23,250 $225 $39,018 ($3,252) $57,508 ($4,792)
Bachelor's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 18 $26,929 $282 $40,037 ($3,336) $66,343 ($5,529)
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 29 $25,529 $248 $30,340 ($2,528) $55,375 ($4,615)
Bachelor's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 12
Master's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 50 $1,552 $124,810 ($10,401)
Bachelor's Degree Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions. 22 $77,223 ($6,435) $88,664 ($7,389)
Master's Degree Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 11 $48,566 ($4,047)
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 304 $26,000 $265 $51,834 ($4,320) $78,615 ($6,551)
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 54 $23,250 $243 $66,680 ($5,557) $79,786 ($6,649)
Master's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 9
Bachelor's Degree Specialized Sales, Merchandising and Marketing Operations. 95 $25,000 $265 $43,881 ($3,657) $68,549 ($5,712)
Bachelor's Degree History. 15 $23,210 ($1,934)
Bachelor's Degree Natural Resources Management and Policy. 12 $37,754 ($3,146)
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 212 $26,000 $265 $42,715 ($3,560) $62,340 ($5,195)
Master's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication. 1
Master's Degree Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication. 52 $235 $65,027 ($5,419) $81,901 ($6,825)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer and Information Sciences, General. 11
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 37 $27,000 $286 $72,046 ($6,004) $89,032 ($7,419)
Master's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 42 $288 $86,648 ($7,221)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Computer and Information Sciences, General. 7
Bachelor's Degree Computer Science. 62 $25,897 $260 $72,051 ($6,004) $102,815 ($8,568)
Bachelor's Degree Computer Software and Media Applications. 4
Master's Degree Computer Software and Media Applications. 19
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 1
Bachelor's Degree Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 1
Master's Degree Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 8 $86,131 ($7,178)
Bachelor's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 1
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 1
Bachelor's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 13 $37,522 ($3,127) $59,369 ($4,947)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Legal Support Services. 55 $26,000 $257 $42,792 ($3,566) $70,394 ($5,866)
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 29 $27,000 $274 $19,388 ($1,616) $48,372 ($4,031)
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 56 $26,000 $270 $27,044 ($2,254) $74,782 ($6,232)
Bachelor's Degree Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology. 3
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 16 $42,201 ($3,517)
Bachelor's Degree Applied Mathematics. 15 $26,000 $271
Bachelor's Degree Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General. 43 $31,142 $265 $53,508 ($4,459) $58,631 ($4,886)
Bachelor's Degree Philosophy. 1
Bachelor's Degree Religion/Religious Studies. 1
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 11
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 66 $470 $105,224 ($8,769) $103,203 ($8,600)
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 77 $25,000 $246 $35,956 ($2,996) $52,002 ($4,334)
Master's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 25 $59,315 ($4,943) $64,675 ($5,390)
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, Other. 61 $26,000 $276 $35,194 ($2,933) $60,881 ($5,073)
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 54 $26,000 $275 $35,442 ($2,954) $54,179 ($4,515)


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $89,721
Full time faculty: 41%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 16.0

School's endowment start of year: $312,885,533 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $416,682,438 (2022)