77%

Acceptance Rate

$18,939

Avg.Financial Aid

001933

FAFSA Code

About McPherson College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

819

Website

www.mcpherson.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Church of Brethren

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

McPherson College which is a private, Church of Brethren university, is located in McPherson, Kansas. Around 96% of the students are 24 and under at McPherson College. At MC around 52% are white, 19% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 13% are Black or African American. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 33% of the students are females and 67% are males. Jonathan Coachman, Harvey H. Nininger, Duane Earl Pope, and Harry Stine are some of the well-known alumni of the school. Several other achievers owe their success to this university. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure, which helps in developing the personality of its students. A total of 66 programs are currently offered by the varsity to the students. It includes both the residential as well as online programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Higher Learning Commission.

Location & Contact

Address

1600 E. Euclid

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6202420400
Fax: 6202418443
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Rankings

The ranking of a particular college helps a student decide where to apply, which is always a tough decision. The ranking of a college is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success. Usually, the rankings by Forbes and US News are considered noteworthy by applicants and experts. McPherson College doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

77%

SAT Range

990 - 1170

ACT Range

19 - 23

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

The admission to McPherson College is easy and the students can make the most out of it. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. The students are required to submit a fee along with the admission form, in order to be considered for admission at McPherson College. It is a non-refundable amount. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 970-1130 to improve her chances. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 19 might also given admission but the average ACT score at McPherson College is 21. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 1600 E. Euclid, McPherson, Kansas 67460-1402, or call (620) 242-0400.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$22,094

Average Annual Cost

$28,160

Books And Supplies

$1,420

Other Fees

$791

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$8,411

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,336

Total One Year Cost

$42,118

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to MC. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $45,950. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($30,077), books and supplies ($1,420), room and boarding ($9,063), and budget for other expenses ($5,657). If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

13:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

70%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Four-one-four plan

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

60%

Male Professors

40%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Mechanical Engineering Related Tech...

27 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

20 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

12 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

10 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

7 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

6 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

6 Graduates

Human Services, General

6 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

6 Graduates

History

5 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

4 Graduates

Marketing

4 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

3 Graduates

Biology, General

2 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

2 Graduates

Mathematics

2 Graduates

Music

2 Graduates

Political Science and Government

2 Graduates

Research and Experimental Psycholog...

2 Graduates

Chemistry

1 Graduates

Criminology

1 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

1 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

1 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

1 Graduates

Sociology

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

772

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

42%

Full-time

91%

Part-time

9%

Students Gender

Male

65%

US National: 44%

Female

35%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

58% White

8% Unknown

12% Black

16% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

2% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

65%

Out Of State

30%

In State

5%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$59,251 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 95% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

95%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$3,528/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,883/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,883/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Bulldogs

School Colors

cardinal and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conf

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

6

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

No

Campus Emergency Phones

No

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The college offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $9,063 per year for living on campus. There are around 67% male and 33% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$36,000/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$39,300/year

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

N/A - N/A

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$18,939

Students Receiving Federal Grants

39%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,814

Students Receiving State Aid

16%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,938

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$16,615

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$21,493

$30K - $48K

$22,377

$48K - $75K

$20,481

$75K - $110K

$17,708

> $110K

$15,675

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$11,464,540

The financial aid department of McPherson College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average financial aid at McPherson College is around $16,185 and the federal grant is $4,362. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $2,826, while the institutional aid is $16,185. The total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered to students at McPherson College add up to $11,464,540 per year.

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