Mars Hill UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Mars Hill, North Carolina Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$34,118

Avg tuition

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About Mars Hill University

Mars Hill University is a small private university located on a suburban campus in Mars Hill, North Carolina. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,066, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 63%. The university offers 39 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 30%, and a student-faculty ratio of 9:1. Tuition and fees for students are $34,118.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

63% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 63%

Retention Rate 63%

Graduation Rate 30%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 940-1130

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 18-23

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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54%

Female Student Population

9:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

1k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

65%

Black

17%

Hispanic

7%

Non-U.S. Citizen

5%

Two or more races

4%

Unknown

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

64% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

64%

State Grant Aid

72%

Institution Grant Aid

98%

Pell Grant

64%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,674
State Grant Aid $4,854
Institution Grant Aid $22,519
Pell Grant Aid $4,340
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.