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Loyola Marymount University - USA

1 LMU Drive,LOS ANGELES,California,United States,90045


Year Of Estabishment

1911

Staff

534 (approx)

Acceptance Crireria

Profile Dependent

Accomodation

Yes

College Address

1 Loyola Marymount University Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90045, United States

College website

http://www.lmu.edu/

College Contact

+1 310-338-2700
Type

Private not-for-profit

Scholarship

N/A

No.of students

5,000 - 9,999 (approx)

Intake

Aug/Sep

Overview

Overview

Loyola Marymount University is a private university, established in the year 1911. It has an urban set up located in Westchester, Los Angeles, California, United States. It utilizes a semester based academic calendar. Loyola is coeducational university in the Marymount and Jesuit traditions. This institution is one of the largest Roman Catholic universities on the West Coast. The university operates on the motto ?For the greater glory of God?.

Loyola Marymount University is ranked by Forbes Magazine?s List of America?s Best Colleges at #149 and by U.S. News & World Report at #3 (West) nationally for the year 2015/16. According to The Hollywood Reporter, ranked this university at #8 under its ?Top 25 American Film Schools? edition of 2015.

The university is affiliated to Association of Jesuit Colleges & Universities, Association of Catholic Colleges & Universities and National Association of Independent Colleges & Universities. It is religiously affiliated to Roman Catholic.  

Campus

The campus sits on an area of 150 acres. It setting is urban. Its campus has been ranked by Princeton Review at #7 and by E-zine at #3 for having most beautiful campus in America. A 24 hour emergency telephone service, 24 hour foot and vehicle patrols, controlled dormitory access, lighted pathways and late night escort services are provided for the students? safety.

Schools

Following are the schools & colleges:

  • Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts
  • College of Business Administration
  • College of Communication and Fine Arts
  • Loyola Law School
  • School of Education
  • School of Film and Television
  • Frank R. Seaver College of Science and Engineering

Departments

Some of the departments present across the various schools & colleges are as follows:

  • African American Studies
  • Animation
  • Applied Information Management Systems
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Art History
  • Asian and Pacific Studies
  • Asian Pacific American Studies
  • Bilingual Education
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioethics
  • Biology
  • Business Administration
  • Catholic School Programs
  • Catholic Studies
  • Chemistry
  • Chicana/o Studies
  • Chinese
  • Civil Engineering
  • Classics and Archaeology
  • Communication Studies
  • Computer Science
  • Counseling
  • Dance
  • Economics
  • Educational Leadership for Social Justice
  • Educational Studies
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Elementary Education
  • Engineering Physics
  • English
  • English Minor in Journalism
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Ethics
  • European Studies
  • Executive MBAEXECUTIVE
  • Film and Television Production
  • Film, Television, and Media Studies

Teaching Standards

By focusing on academic quality combined with research-informed teaching and influenced by its global and national links with professional bodies and associations, the university has set quality benchmarks.

Courses

Loyola Marymount University offers 60 major programmes and 55 minor programmes for undergraduates, 40 master degrees, 1 doctoral degree and 10 credential programmes. Some of the major courses are as follows:

  • Communication Studies
  • Animation
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Art

Student Facilities

The university owns over 22 varsity sports teams including 10 men?s & 12 women?s nicknamed as the ?Lions?. They compete in National Collegiate Association of Athletics Division I and are member of the West Coast Conference.

Following are the student media owned by this university:

  • The Los Angeles Loyolan, a student run newspaper
  • Tower Yearbook, yearbook
  • Campus radio, a community FM radio station
  • ROAR Network, TV station

Accommodation

This university offers on and off campus housing options. Following are on campus halls of residence:

  • Desmond
  • Huesman
  • Sullivan
  • Del Rey North
  • Del Rey South          
  • Doheny
  • Rosecrans
  • Whelan
  • McCarthy
  • McKay
  • Rains

Notable Alumni

  • Linda Cardellini ? actress, Scooby-Doo, ER, Freaks and Geeks
  • Phillip Chbeeb ? dancer, Top 20 of So You Think You Can Dance, season 5
  • Mindy Cohn ? actress, The Facts of Life
  • Eric Erlandson, former lead guitarist for alternative rock band Hole
  • Kate Micucci, actress and member of comedy duo Garfunkel and Oates
  • Michael Shuman, bass player for the Queens of the Stone Age
  • Wilfred Von der Ahe, co-founder of Vons supermarket chain
  • Peter Walsh, Senior VP at Ameristar Casinos, Inc.
  • Ronald S.W. Lew, attorney, judge
  • Maury Nipp, NFL player

Scholarship

Loyola Marymount University offers merit based academic scholarships. Some of the major scholarship programmes are as follows:

  • Arrupe Scholarships
  • LMU Scholarships
  • Trustee & Presidential Scholarships
  • Jesuit & Marymount High School Scholarships
  • Leadership Scholarships
  • Jesuit Community Scholarships
  • LMU Achievement Awards

Courses Offered

B.S. in Computer Science

Bachelors | Full Time (124 semester hours)

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B.B.A in Marketing

Bachelors | Full Time (35 semester hours)

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B.A in Animation

Bachelors | Full Time (120 semester hours)

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B.A in Humanities

Bachelors | Full Time (Variable)

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M.A in Theology

Masters | Full Time (Variable)

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B.A in Psychology

Bachelors | Full Time (4 years)

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