Marion Military Institute

School Highlights
  • Marion Military Institute serves 439 students (99% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 39%.
  • Marion Military Institute is the only community colleges within Perry County, AL.
  • The nearest community college to Marion Military Institute is George C Wallace State Community College-Selma (21.9 miles away).

Top Placements

Marion Military Institute places among the top 20% of community colleges in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 38% over five years.
Marion Military Institute(AL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty21 staff73 staff
Marion Military Institute Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Marion Military Institute has grown by 15% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Marion Military Institute diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has declined by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment439 students1,756 students
Marion Military Institute Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio21:128:1
Marion Military Institute Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students433 students1,004 students
Marion Military Institute Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students6 students752 students
Marion Military Institute Part-Time Students (2008-2016)
Marion Military Institute Enrollment Breakdown AL All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
-128
Marion Military Institute Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
Marion Military Institute American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
2%
1%
Marion Military Institute Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
8%
2%
Marion Military Institute Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
19%
24%
Marion Military Institute Black (2007-2016)
% White
64%
61%
Marion Military Institute White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
5%
1%
Marion Military Institute More (2010-2016)
Marion Military Institute Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.540.56
Marion Military Institute Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
27%
17%
Marion Military Institute Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$48,200$29,700
Marion Military Institute Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $8,778 is more than the state average of $5,427. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $14,778 is more than the state average of $8,152. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$8,778$5,427
Marion Military Institute In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$14,778$8,152
Marion Military Institute Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Tuition NotesUnlimited ROTC Schol
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid99%94%
Marion Military Institute % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$11,500$11,500
Marion Military Institute Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$6,002
Marion Military Institute Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate61%61%
Marion Military Institute Percent Admitted (2008-2016)
SAT Total Avg.1,0751,075
SAT Reading530530
Marion Military Institute SAT Reading (2008-2016)
SAT Math545545
Marion Military Institute SAT Math (2008-2016)
SAT Writing (Year 2008)515515
ACT Total Avg.6666
ACT Composite2323
Marion Military Institute ACT Composite (2008-2016)
ACT English2121
Marion Military Institute ACT English (2008-2016)
ACT Math2222
Marion Military Institute ACT Math (2008-2016)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Alabama public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,427 per year for in-state students and $8,152 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,889 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Alabama is 79%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Alabama community colleges have a diversity score of 0.56, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Alabama is Herzing University-Birmingham. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.