Marion Military Institute: Review & Facts

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Marion Military Institute is a very small two-year, public school with 460 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1842 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Marion, Alabama.

Academic Offerings

Marion Military Institute will give you the option to obtain an associate's degree.

Marion Military Institute follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 2 majors. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings against other schools.

Student Retention
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Marion Military Institute student retention rate is very low at 41% (way below Alabama average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
The graduation rate at Marion Military Institute is very low - 28%. Nearly 33% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at MMI is decent - 17:1. Learn more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition cost is close to the nationwide median - around $12,000 per year. The additional fees at Marion Military Institute beyond tuition are about $2,800; this makes it a total of $14,800 per year.

Read the details about Marion Military Institute additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

As reported in recent government data, 904 applications were submitted and 535 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

The college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at MMI in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services

Marion Military Institute provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 500 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Marion Military Institute. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Marion Military Institute seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Marion Military Institute Location and Maps

Post Address: Marion Military Institute, 1101 Washington St, Marion, Alabama 36756-3207, USA
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