Mount Ida College (Closed 2018)

777 Dedham Street
Newton Center, MA 02459

School Highlights

Mount Ida College served 1,320 students
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the state community college average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment was 33% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was less than the state average of 52%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 82 teachers has declined by 36% over five years.
Mount Ida College(MA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPublic
Total Faculty82 staff285 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Mount Ida College has declined by 10% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The Mount Ida College diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 12% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,320 students2,446 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:110:1
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# Full-Time Students-1,218 students
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# Part-Time Students-1,228 students
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# Undergraduate Students1,198 students1,184 students
# Graduate Students6 students59 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
-400
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% Asian
2%
5%
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% Hispanic
9%
20%
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% Black
10%
15%
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% White
67%
48%
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% Two or more races
2%
3%
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% Non Resident races
3%
2%
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% Unknown races
7%
7%
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Diversity Score0.530.70
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,000$35,500
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $30,447 is more than the state average of $29,755. The private state tuition has grown by 17% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$30,447$29,755
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid98%84%
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Median Debt for Graduates$27,000$9,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$4,750
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Acceptance Rate68%70%
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SAT Reading445482
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SAT Math440470
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SAT Writing435475
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ACT Composite1920
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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