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Where will an open mind take you?
In the midst of the Great Plains, you’ll find McPherson College. Here, there’s the space to think, explore, and live with an open mind. That willingness to be open is undeniably in our nature.
And when you’re open to all that’s to come, you’ll achieve beyond what you’ve always imagined.
McPherson College. Open by nature.
Knowledge meets craft.
From biochemistry to visual design, we’re focused on helping you find a program that inspires you. Guided by supportive faculty and relevant coursework, you’ll earn both practical and technical skills to build on your passion and succeed in your career.
Perspective changes everything.
Getting involved at McPherson means that you'll find countless ways to make connections, practice your craft, and volunteer your time in our intentional community. You'll nurture interests that motivate you during your experience and as we guide you into your career.
McPherson College Rankings
Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.6 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.10 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.10 responses
Mechanical Engineering Technician34 Graduates
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching19 Graduates
Human Services8 Graduates
Elementary Education6 Graduates
Health Service Preparatory Studies4 Graduates
Corporate Communications3 Graduates
Art & Design program at McPherson College
Express your creativity! Our major in art & design offers emphases in graphic design, marketing, photography and studio, as well as an art teaching licensure and minors to fit your specialized interests. Whether you want to make art with a computer, a camera or your own hands, the art & design program will allow you to hone your skills and find a career that takes those passions to the next level.
- of students say they don't have Greek life.14 responses
- of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.18 responses
- Small and helpful57%
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.6 responses