McNally Smith College of Music in Saint Paul

Saint Paul, MN

McNally Smith College of Music offers 87-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 7:1. 1 high safety campus. Acceptance Rate is 65%. 73.7% are women, and 26.3% are men. 1% percents of international students. The average annual total cost of attendance at McNally Smith College of Music is 32667$, that is above national average. Total price of living is between $31460 and $35570 per year. 40% of full-time McNally Smith College of Music students completed their education in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is at the level of national average. Average salary after attending is $30,800, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The McNally Smith College of Music is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).

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$32,667
ABOVE AVERAGE

By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, McNally Smith College of Music students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$27,353
$30,001 - $48,000$19,879
$48,001 - $75,000$33,864
$75,001 - $110,000$35,805
$110,001+$36,787

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Recommendations
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Recommended:

  • Admission test scores
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Secondary school rank
  • Secondary school record
  • Completion of college-preparatory program

Finance

Charges:

  • Typical room charge for academic year: 6100

  • Typical board charge for academic year: -

  • Combined charge for room and board: -

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Percent of students with financial aid

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18%

Types of financial aids

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280 of McNally Smith College of Music undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 59 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes McNally Smith College of Music number 66 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Minnesota.

Students at McNally Smith College of Music awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Salary After Attending

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$30,800

According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Yellow Ribbon Program

Credit for military training

Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families

Disability services

3%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition guaranteed plan

Prepaid tuition plan

Tuition payment plan

Tuition guarantee is a program which guarantees to entering first-time students that tuition will not increase for the years they are enrolled. These guarantees are generally time-bound for four or five years.

Prepaid tuition plan - a program that allows students or their families to purchase college tuition or tuition credits for future years, at current prices.

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in McNally Smith College of Music.

Study abroad

Weekend/evening college

Study abroad - programs and arrangements giving students a possibility to complete part of the college program studying in another country.

Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

Graduation Rate

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40%
BELOW AVERAGE

McNally Smith College of Music graduation rate is below the national average.

40% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to McNally Smith College of Music completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes a huge number of students. This index doesn’t consider students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading perception. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare educational institutions.

Applying information

Average number of applicants to one enrolled

5 : 1

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Recommendations
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Recommended:

  • Admission test scores
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Secondary school rank
  • Secondary school record
  • Completion of college-preparatory program

Acceptance Rate

The percentage of students given offers out of all those that applied.

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65%

In comparison to National Average

McNally Smith College of Music acceptance rate is below national average.

In comparison to state Average

Average acceptance rate for institutions in state is 71%, so acceptance rate value is below state average for 6%.

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65%
BELOW AVERAGE

In comparison to an average acceptance rate in of colleges in $30k - $40k price range

Average acceptance rate for all institutions in state in the same net price range is 64%, so McNally Smith College of Music acceptance rate value is above state net price average for 1% only.

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65%
BELOW AVERAGE

Admissions yield

Of those that receive offers to enroll, this is the percent of students that actually do enroll. It is equal to the number of students that enroll divided by the number of accepted students multiplied by 100.
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52%

Total

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50%

Full time

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3%

Part time

Retention rate

Full-time retention rate

63%

Part-time retention rate

33%

The McNally Smith College of Music full-time retention rate is 63% and part-time retention rate is 33%.

Retention rate is the percentage of the institution's first-time first-year undergraduate students who continue at that institution the next year. E.g., full-time students who study in the fall semester and continue studying in the same program next fall semester are included in the retention rate.

Retention rate is an important index: if it is high, it shows that school has quality curriculum, pleasant student environments and cultures as more students choose to continue their studies.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at McNally Smith College of Music is 7:1, that means that for every 7 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

7:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

7
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1%

Percent of international students

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Students enrollment in distance education

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In McNally Smith College of Music the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown

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Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at McNally Smith College of Music and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Main Campus

The campus located by 19 Exchange St E address in St Paul, Minnesota.

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Main Campus in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of McNally Smith College of Music with 1.16% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Main Campus are burglary, aggravated assault, and robbery.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

McNally Smith College of Music offers 87 programs in total: 27 are for Bachelor's degree, 24 - for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs, 21 - for Associate's degree, and 15 are Master's degree.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 141 universities in Minnesota state. McNally Smith College of Music is one of the few institutions in Minnesota that offers an Associate's degree program.

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Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Minnesota state average data to help you compare.

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McNally Smith College of Music provides coursework for undergraduate students and graduate students.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 458 students with 13748 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period. The enrollment for graduates was 14 with 326 credit hours.

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Location & Website

Address: 19 Exchange Street East

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Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +6512910177

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: mcnallysmith.edu

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