Monroe College: Review & Facts

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Monroe College is a medium four-year, private for-profit school with 6,545 students enrolled. This college is one of the 11 schools located in Bronx, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
25
Fair
1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are available at Monroe College.

MC implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 25 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Criminal Justice, Medical, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings against other schools and colleges.

It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before 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.

Student Retention
80%
Good
The rate of student retention at Monroe College is high at 80% (above New York average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Monroe College is good - 79%. Approximately 22% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Monroe College is decent -- 16:1. Learn more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,400
High
Average tuition pricing is slightly high, around $14,800 annually. The additional fees at MC not covered by tuition are around $1,600; which makes it a total of $16,400 per academic year.

Read the details about Monroe College 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



Acceptance
Rate
49%
As reported in recent data, 4,083 applications were submitted and 1,994 were accepted, so it is pretty hard to get admitted at this school.

This school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at MC is $35.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Monroe College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (718) 933-6700 or check Monroe College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,700
High
Monroe College offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Monroe College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Monroe College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,000 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high, nearly $7,700 annually.

Based on the college crime information, Monroe College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Monroe College Location and Maps



Post Address: Monroe College, 2501 Jerome Avenue, Bronx, New York 10468, USA
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