University of Mary Accreditation

The University of Mary is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org), a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Department and program accreditors are as follows:

Enrollment

 Total Enrollment for Fall 2020          3,799
 Undergraduate Enrollment          2,535
 Undergraduate Transfer-In Enrollment              119
 Graduate Enrollment          1,264

RETENTION AND GRADUATION RATES

First-time students pursuing bachelor's degrees entering in Fall 2019 and returning in Fall 2020: 78% 

Overall Graduation Rates (for first-time freshman entering 2014): 49%

Transfer Out Rate (for first-time freshman entering in 2014): 13%

ATHLETIC OUTCOMES

In accordance with 34 CFR §668.48, outcomes for student athletes are available here.

COLLEGE NAVIGATOR

More information on student outcomes can be found on the College Navigator website.

Licensure Pass Rates

Athletic Training: BOC Pass Rate can be found here.

Counseling: 

Concentration

Graduates

Passed Credentialing Exams

Pass Rate

Addiction Counseling

4

4

100%

Clinical Mental Health Counseling

14

10 (4 remain untested)

71%

School Counseling

4

2 (2 remain untested)

50%

Education: Praxis Pass Rates for 2018-2019: 95%

Exercise Science: 95% pass rate (first time test takers); 100% overall pass rate

Nursing (undergraduate): NCLEX pass rates for 2020: NCLEX traditional program May cohort 100%; NCLEX First time pass rate: 96.36% (all programs, first time test takers); NCLEX: 100% (all programs, all test takers)

Please visit the ND Board of Nursing website to see their Education Annual Report for additional details.

Nursing (graduate): 2020: 96/100

Occupational Therapy: The OTD Program has not graduated a cohort at this time. However, University of Mary NBCOT Pass rates can also be found at https://www.nbcot.org/en/Educators/Home#SchoolPerformance

Physical Therapy: The overall pass rate on the NPTE (2018-2020) was 99.3%.  The average of first time pass rate over 2018-2020 was 90%.

Radiologic Technology: 2020-2021 pass rate was 100%.

Respiratory Therapy:

  • Undergraduate (2020): 100% pass rate on licensure exam/82% first time

Social Work: 100% pass rate in 2019

Speech Language Pathology: National examination pass rates, program completion, and employment data can be found on: https://www.umary.edu/academics/programs/speech-language-pathology.php

Approvals

Academic programs are approved by:

  • North Dakota Board of Nursing
  • North Dakota Education Standards and Practices Board
  • Project Management Institute