• Address: 1200 S Main, McPherson, Kansas 67460-5740

  • Phone Number: 620) 241-0723

  • Website: http://www.centralchristian.edu/

About

Central Christian College of Kansas is a private, non-profit Christian institution that was founded in the year 1884 and is located in Kansas. The main aim of the university is to provide Christ-centered education to all their students so that they succeed in every field in the ever-changing market.

Rev. C.M. Damon and his wife started the school for all grade levels from elementary through high school. The University welcomes all students irrespective of religious preferences, race, color, and economic status. Central’s current president is Dr. Leonard Favara, who has dedicated much of his life to its students and staff. The College purpose is to nurture Christian leaders who lead lives of character and service for the betterment of our society and the world.

Central Christian College to be the perfect place to experience faith, fun, and fellowship and to have a wonderful future ahead.

  • The total student population of the College is 1,013 which includes 791 full-time and 222 part-time students.

  • The student-faculty ratio is 18:1.

  • The College graduation rate is 30%.

  • Central Christian College address is 1200 S Main, McPherson, Kansas 67460-5740.

  • Central Christian College accreditation - The college is regionally accredited and is recognized by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).


Central Christian College Online

Programs are delivered 100% online with access 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Each course has been developed by and is facilitated by a professional to the students.

All online programs are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. The curriculum is asynchronous, where students can log in and attend class at a time that is most convenient.

Students can partner with a dedicated Student Success Advisor who provides personalized support from enrollment through graduation and beyond.

Central's majors are Business Management, Criminal Justice, Health Science, Accounting and Psychology.


Central Christian College Reviews

  • The instructors are amazing and work with students directly, even though it's an online school.

  • It brings faith and education together for a student looking further on their education.

  • The advisors are extremely encouraging and are quick to answer any questions. The enrollment process is easily accomplished with the aid of the enrollment advisor.

  • It really helps one to see how God is in everything from science, math, social, psychology, and the arts.

  • The course fits each and everyone's needs for availability, time consumption, and reliable staff.

Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private Not-For-Profit

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Headquartered at

McPherson, Kansas

FAFSA/Federal School Code

001908

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Institutional Accreditation

HLC

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Religious Affiliation

Free Methodist

Historically Black College or University

No

Data Source: http://www.centralchristian.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Campus Life

The College provides the students to enjoy easy access to a wide range of recreational activities, restaurants, medical care, and numerous businesses – all in a charming, hometown atmosphere. The Director of Campus Life is available to provide counsel and spiritual mentorship, as is appropriate to the needs of the campus.

  • The chapel is held on Mondays and Wednesdays. Chapel services provide a time of worship with the total campus community.

  • Central Christian College of Kansas is committed to serving all students, including students who have documented disabilities. The College will provide a learning experience which assures students with disabilities of equal access to all programs, activities, and facilities at the College.

  • Their major area of concern is Campus safety. Hence, health insurance policies are available to the students on the campus and help them financially when they have any health issues.

  • Central Christian College athletics teams are named as the CCC Tigers who primarily participates in the NAIA’s Champions of Character program. Students are encouraged to participate in various Athletic Competitions as it is evident from the various clubs and societies which gather all like-minded athletes in one particular place.

  • Central Christian College bookstore is the platform available for students to buy/rent or sell their textbooks and other study materials. The campus store also serves its students by selling them gifts, apparels, accessories, and much more.

Statistics

Key Statistics
Student Faculty Ratio 18: 1
Total Population 1,013
Student Population Full Time: 791 Part Time: 222
Gender Division Male: 49 % Female: 51 %

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 24 %

The College Monk

Female: 39 %

Total Graduation Rate: 30 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Majors and Online Programs

Central Christian College of Kansas offers 11 online programs across 5 Majors

Accounting

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Business Management

Offering 5 programs accross 2 degrees

Criminal Justice

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Psychology

Offering 2 programs accross 2 degrees

Health Science

Offering 2 programs accross 2 degrees

Admissions

Central Christian College of Kansas Acceptance Rate is 54%

Admission Statistics
Total Applicants 632
Total Applicants Admitted 339
Applicants Enrolled 91
Full time Applicants Enrolled 91
Admission Requirements
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Central Christian College of Kansas Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)
Number of students submitting SAT scores 33
Number of students submitting ACT scores 59
Percent of students submitting SAT scores 36%
Percent of students submitting ACT scores 65%

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2015-2016.

Central Christian College of Kansas Admission Process

Financial Aid and Scholarships

To support students with educational expenses, the university has few financial aids to offer in the forms of grants, loans, scholarships, and work-study. Students are required to fill the FAFSA form in order to apply for the financial aid program. Central Christian College of Kansas federal school code is 001908.

  • Federal Aid includes Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized loan, Direct PLUS Loans, Federal Work-Study, and Federal Perkins Loans.

  • State Aid consists of Kansas State Grant and few more.

  • Institutional Aid includes Christian Education Grant, Preview Grant, Sibling Grant, Church Matching Grant, Talent Grant, Minister's Dependent Grant, Multicultural Leadership Grant, Early Bird Grant, National Merit Scholarships, Presidential Scholarship, Dean’s Scholarships, and Central Academic Scholarships.

  • Military Aid consists of Post 9/11 GI Bill and few more.

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,126 Undergraduate. Accepted as a Regular student. June 30th, 2019
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) $603 Undergraduate. Accepted as a Regular student. June 30th, 2019
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Subsidized Loan $4,116 U.S.citizen or eligible immigrant. Accepted as a Regular student in university June 30th, 2018
Direct Unsubsidized loan $4,116 U.S.citizen or eligible immigrant. Accepted as a Regular student in university June 30th, 2018
Direct PLUS Loans $4,116 U.S.citizen or eligible immigrant. Accepted as a Regular student in university June 30th, 2018
Federal Perkins Loans $4,116 U.S.citizen or eligible immigrant. Accepted as a Regular student in university June 30th, 2018
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work-Study $4,116 U.S. Citizen or non-citizen eligible Satisfactory academic progress. June 30th, 2018

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

State Grants and Scholarships

State Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Kansas State Grant $2,700 Residents of Kansas. Demonstrate Financial Need. April 1st, 2019

Data Source: http://www.centralchristian.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Scholarships and Grants

Institutional Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Christian Education Grant $1,000 Graduated from Christian high school. Varies
Preview Grant $1,000 Student must attend CCC’s scheduled Preview Days Varies
Sibling Grant $1,500 Attend Central Christian College Varies
Church Matching Grant $1,000 Students who receive scholarship from their local churches. Varies
Talent Grant $1,000 Alumni who attended full-time course. Varies
Minister's Dependent Grant $1,000 Unmarried Or dependent children of ministers. Varies
Multicultural Leadership Grant $3,000 U.S. citizen minority students. Participate in any multicultural. Varies
Early Bird Grant Varies Participating in specialized campaigns. Varies
Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
National Merit Scholarships Varies Full-time Student. CGPA 3.50 Varies
Presidential Scholarship $15,000 Merit-based. 3.0 CGPA. Varies
Dean’s Scholarships $12,500 Merit-based. 3.0 CGPA. Varies
Central Academic Scholarships $12,000 Academic Achievement. Varies

Data Source: http://www.centralchristian.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military and Veteran Benefits

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Post 9/11 GI Bill $5,101 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies

Data Source: http://www.centralchristian.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $22,386
$30,001 - $48,000 $23,054
$48,001 - $75,000 $23,906
$75,001 - $110,000 $25,199
Over $110,000 $25,145

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 43% $2,294
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 98% $5,278
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 77% $2,834
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 36% $7,995
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 72% $4,348
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 72% $4,116
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 20,139
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 77 $5,101
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 77 $5,101

Data Source: http://www.centralchristian.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Library

The college library is named as the Briner Library that is committed to serving their students, faculties, and staff members by providing them with information service, resources, library tools, resources, and much more.

  • Library at Central Christian College is the ideal place for students to gather information, conduct research and fulfill virtually all of their study needs.

  • The College invites all students to stop by and get acquainted with the staff and resources, who are here to assist in any way possible.

  • The College invites everyone to avail their online library catalog and enjoy complete online access to the library materials and more than 30 databases covering all subject matter. Along with the collection of books, They offer an inter-library loan, which allows you to get a book.

  • The College librarian would love to help the students to get the resources they need and help them with their research.

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