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Cottey College
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  • 4 Year
  • NEVADA, MO

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

Please see the following for the College’s response to the COVID-19 virus. Cottey College has gathered the following information. This is an evolving situation and these items can be adjusted at any point. The College will continue to update this information as changes become necessary. Learn More

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade unavailable
  6. Party Scene
    grade C
  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
    grade C minus
  9. Dorms
    grade A
  10. Campus Food
    grade B minus
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade B

About

1000 W AUSTIN
NEVADA, MO 64772
Athletic Division
Independent
Athletic Conference
Association of Independent Institutions
From Cottey College

Cottey College is an independent, liberal arts and sciences women’s college in Nevada, Missouri. Since 1884, the college has offered young women the opportunity to learn and grow into leaders, role models, and confident individuals.

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
61%
SAT Range
1000-1200
ACT Range
19-24
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
No

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Cost

Net Price
$17,630 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$16,016 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
6:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
90%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 21 responses
83%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 23 responses
78%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 23 responses

Majors

Health & Biomedical Sciences

The health and biomedical sciences program at Cottey College is designed to serve students who intend to enter a health science career or seek an advanced degree in biomedical sciences.

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    0%
  • On Campus
    89%
  • Online
    11%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
278 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
5
Undergrads Over 25
4%
Pell Grant
43%
Varsity Athletes
No data available  
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Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
98%
Poll
100%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 4 responses
Poll
75%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 4 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 17 responses
  • Small school with lots of opportunities
    88%
  • Great with education poor with detication
    6%
  • Home away from home
    6%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$33,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
54%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%

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Rating 3.76 out of 5  180 reviews
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