Mount Aloysius College

7373 Admiral Peary Hwy, Cresson
PA, 16630-1999
Tel: (814)886-4131
1,652 students
Private not-for-profit

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As a Catholic College founded and sponsored by the Religious Sisters of Mercy, Mount Aloysius College provides a setting in which students are encouraged to synthesize faith with learning, to develop competence with compassion, to put talents and gifts at the service of others, and to begin to assume leadership in the world community. With emphasis on values of justice, hospitality, mercy, and service, the College's liberal arts core curriculum provides the necessary basis for leadership and the knowledge and skills for success in a wide range of professions. While the academic focus is paramount at Mount Aloysius, the College also considers spiritual, cultural, social and personal growth as essential elements in the development of the student.
School Highlights:
Mount Aloysius College serves 1,652 students (79% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 25%.
Mount Aloysius College is one of 4 community colleges within Cambria County, PA.
The nearest community college is Pennsylvania Highlands Community College (Johnstown) (18.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Mount Aloysius College Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 1,652 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,652 students
1,287 students
Mount Aloysius College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,299 students
832 students
Mount Aloysius College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 353 students
1,021 students
Mount Aloysius College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Mount Aloysius College sch enrollment Mount Aloysius College sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 1,590 students 1,269 students
# Graduate Students 62 students 42 students
Mount Aloysius College sch graduate Mount Aloysius College sta graduate
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
Mount Aloysius College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Mount Aloysius College Black (2006-2012)
% White
Mount Aloysius College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Mount Aloysius College sch ethnicity Mount Aloysius College sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.08 0.45
Mount Aloysius College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $19,520 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $19,520 is more than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $19,520 $5,940
Mount Aloysius College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $19,520 $10,072
Mount Aloysius College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 76%
Mount Aloysius College Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
SAT Total Avg. 1,357
Mount Aloysius College sat total (2006-2012)
SAT Reading 457
Mount Aloysius College sat reading (2006-2012)
SAT Math 455
Mount Aloysius College sat math (2006-2012)
SAT Writing 445
Mount Aloysius College sat writing (2006-2012)
ACT Composite Avg. 19
ACT English 18
ACT Math 18
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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