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Mars Hill College

489 reviews
  1. Mars Hill, NC
  2. 4 Year
C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    C+
  2. Value
    C-
  3. Diversity
    B-
  4. Campus
    D+
  5. Athletics
    B-
  6. Party Scene
    C-
  7. Professors
    B
  8. Location
    C
  9. Dorms
    D+
  10. Campus Food
    C-
  11. Student Life
    C-
  12. Safety
    D+
Mars Hill College is ...
Private not-for-profit
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
South Atlantic Conference
Address
100 Athletic St
Mars Hill, NC 28754
Website

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
62%
SAT Range
810-1030
ACT Range
17-22
Application Fee
$25
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Application Website

Cost

Net Price
$17,657/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $15,367/ year
  • $30-48k
    $13,337/ year
  • $49-75k
    $15,290/ year
  • $76-110k
    $20,544/ year
  • $110k+
    $25,017/ year

Academics

Professors
B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
82%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.17 responses
56%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.18 responses
76%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.17 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,335Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
10%
Pell Grant
55%
Varsity Athletes
30%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 13 responses
  • Athlete
    69%
  • Doing enough to get by
    15%
  • Spontaneous and extroverted
    15%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
94%
Poll
3%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big.29 responses
Poll
12%
of students say almost everything on campus revolved around sports.34 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 10 responses
  • Beautiful and Educational
    10%
  • Small and expensive
    90%

After Mars Hill College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$32,800/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
37%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
90%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.10 responses

Reviews

489 reviews
  • Excellent
    65
  • Very Good
    123
  • Average
    198
  • Poor
    61
  • Terrible
    42
I think I will have the tools necessary to make it far.
  • College Freshman
  • 1 month ago
Much more freedom but still feels like school.
  • College Freshman
  • 1 month ago
I have visited campus twice and I'm in love! It is so waiting up, the Professors actually care for their students, and my fellow classmates are so welcoming.
  • College Freshman
  • 2 months ago