N/A

Acceptance Rate

$8,434

Avg.Financial Aid

003439

FAFSA Code

About Morris College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

649

Website

https://www.morris.edu

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SACSCOC

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

Baptist

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

Yes

Located in Sumter, SC, Morris College is a private, Baptist university. The university covers an area of 33 acres. In 1908, Morris College was founded. Keeping the pursuit of research, innovation, and excellence at the center, Morris College has been imparting quality education to its students. The motto of the varsity is "Intrare Libris, Dispartire Servire" and its official colors are blue and gold. Taking into account all the courses offered at Morris College, the total enrolment stands at 600. The school has a total of 46 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. At Morris College, around 88% of the students are 24 and under. Talking about gender distribution at MC, around 59% of the students are females and 41% are males. The college has produced several achievers in its 112 years of existence and some of the notable alumni are David Weeks, Laura Hall, Arthenia J. Bates Millican, and Madhav Shrihari Aney. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Taking into account all the undergraduate and graduate degrees, including both residential and online, MC offers around 17 programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs), NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education), and SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools).

Location & Contact

Address

100 West College Street

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8039343200
Fax: 8037733687
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Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a college and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the college has a ranking. It is said that the more information that a prospective student has about a college, the better it is. The ranking of a college helps a student overcome the confusion of which university/college is right for them and also other prospects. Before taking admission, a student can assess the college chosen by them on various grounds like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, and their experience, among others. Notably, for the rankings, the two publications, US News and Forbes, are trusted everywhere. However, it should be noted that Morris College does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking 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.

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$20

SAT/ACT

FALSE

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

None

Admission to the university is fairly easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. Candidates are required to fill the form and submit a fee of $20, as part of the admission process at MC. To improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at Morris College, the average SAT or ACT scores of students getting admission is not available. It can be inferred that this is not an important admission criterion. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 100 West College Street, Sumter, South Carolina 29150-3599. They can also call them at (803) 934-3200.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$16,702

Average Annual Cost

$12,525

Books And Supplies

$3,000

Other Fees

$1,361

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

$6,034

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,075

Total One Year Cost

$25,995

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to MC are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $27,398 per year. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($14,326), books and supplies ($3,000), room and boarding ($6,344), and budget for other expenses ($3,800). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Bachelor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

15:1

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

50%

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

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

50%

Male Professors

50%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Criminal Justice and Corrections

21 Graduates

Mental and Social Health Services a...

18 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

17 Graduates

Sociology

17 Graduates

Biology, General

11 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

9 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facil...

5 Graduates

Mathematics

3 Graduates

Religious Education

3 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

2 Graduates

Political Science and Government

2 Graduates

History

1 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

1 Graduates

Theological and Ministerial Studies

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

649

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

87%

Full-time

98%

Part-time

2%

Students Gender

Male

40%

US National: 44%

Female

60%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

0% White

3% Unknown

96% Black

FALSE% Hispanic

1% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

0% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

12%

Out Of State

87%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$45,549 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 97% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

97%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$2,650/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $3,383/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$3,383/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Hornet

School Colors

royal blue and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

36

Total Female Athletes

39

Intramural Sports

2

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Softball

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. At MC, $6,344 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. Morris College has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at MC costs around $3,383 per year. The college has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the college are 41% and 59%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$17,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$23,600/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.

98%

Average Aid Per Year

$8,434

Students Receiving Federal Grants

94%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,783

Students Receiving State Aid

56%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,799

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

24%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,821

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$8,839

$30K - $48K

$8,378

$48K - $75K

$5,003

$75K - $110K

$3,067

> $110K

$2,800

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$103,950

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$138,219

The financial aid department of Morris 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 Morris College is around $3,479 and the federal grant is $7,308. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $3,606 as well as institutional aid worth $3,479. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at MC based on students' financial needs add up to $103,950 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $138,219.

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