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McPherson College
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  • 4 Year
  • MCPHERSON, KS

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Keeping students and their families healthy and safe is the highest priority for McPherson College. The campus Health & Safety Plan provides guidelines to protect students, faculty, staff, and visitors. In adherence to these guidelines, campus visits for prospective students and their families remain available. More COVID-19 details can be found on the college website. Learn More

Report Card

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

About

1600 E EUCLID
MCPHERSON, KS 67460
Athletic Division
NAIA Division II
Athletic Conference
Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference
From McPherson College

Knowledge meets craft.

At McPherson College, we push ourselves to grow in and beyond the classroom - it’s in our nature. Our broad-based education grounds itself in the relevant knowledge and personal skills you need to excel in life. We offer more than 30 undergraduate academic programs and pre-professional options, along with the opportunity to design your own major.

Explore, experience, engage.

McPherson College is focused on careers. It begins your freshman year and is incorporated across the curriculum, through service opportunities, and in experiences outside of the classroom. 2/3 of our students secure employment before they graduate. That's 3x the national average!

The power of opportunity.

There’s no limit to what you can do at and through McPherson College. Our Kansas Commitment provides a full-tuition package for eligible KS residents. And all students are eligible to receive up to $24k in combined Merit, Presidential, and MC Pillar scholarships.

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McPherson College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
52%
SAT Range
970-1130
ACT Range
19-23
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$24,672 / 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
$18,373 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
67%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 6 responses
80%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 10 responses
60%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 10 responses

Majors

Health Science program at McPherson College

The demand for well-educated health care managers and other allied health professionals is on the rise. McPherson College's Health Science program offers majors in Health Science and Healthcare Management for students interested in areas of allied health such as behavioral health, public health, community health and healthcare management.

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
    100%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
753 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
66
Undergrads Over 25
3%
Pell Grant
39%
Varsity Athletes
63%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 7 responses
  • Motivated
    57%
  • Eccentric
    14%
  • Horrible
    14%
  • Kind
    14%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
94%
Poll
79%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 14 responses
Poll
72%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 18 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 7 responses
  • Small and helpful
    57%
  • Calm
    29%
  • Horrible
    14%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$39,300 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
41%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
83%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 6 responses

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