Marion Military Institute

1101 Washington St
Marion, AL 36756-3207
Tel: (800)664-1842
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 is George C Wallace State Community College-Selma (21.90 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 44% over five years.
Marion Military Institute (AL) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public Public
Total Faculty 21 staff 72 staff
Marion Military Institute Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 439 has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's 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 Enrollment 439 students 1,650 students
Marion Military Institute Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 28:1
Marion Military Institute Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 433 students 974 students
Marion Military Institute Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 6 students 676 students
Marion Military Institute Part-Time Students (2008-2016)
Marion Military Institute Enrollment Breakdown AL All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
500 128
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%
25%
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 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. 0.54 0.56
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)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 99% 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 Rate 61% 77%
Marion Military Institute Percent Admitted (2008-2016)
SAT Total Avg. 1,590 1,075
SAT Reading 530 530
Marion Military Institute SAT Reading (2008-2016)
SAT Math 545 545
Marion Military Institute SAT Math (2008-2016)
ACT Total Avg. 66 66
ACT Composite 23 23
Marion Military Institute ACT Composite (2008-2016)
ACT English 21 21
Marion Military Institute ACT English (2008-2016)
ACT Math 22 22
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 $17,519 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

    The average community college acceptance rate in Alabama is 76%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

    Alabama community colleges have a 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. of 0.56, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Alabama is Herzing University-Birmingham. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.