Calvary University: Ranking & Review

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Calvary University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate74%77%71%
Applicants784731
Admissions583622
Enrolled undergraduates432716
Enrolled total (including graduate students)267145122

149 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

57 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores6
Percent of students submitting SAT scores14%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
250
Math
477

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores43
Percent of students submitting ACT scores100%
ACT Composite
21
ACT English
21
ACT Math
20

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for both undergraduates and graduates.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programNeither required nor recommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Calvary University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$18,625$18,625
Off-campus$31,791$31,791
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $5,240 and other expenses per full academic year.

Calvary University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 398 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$10,276$10,276
Fees for full-time undergraduates$876$876
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$367$367
Tuition for Full-time graduates$7,056$7,056
Fees for full-time graduates$876$876
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$392$392

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Theology and Religious Vocations512421
Education718
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services516
Visual and Performing Arts22
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies112
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
English Language and Literature & Letters
History
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Grand Total825639

A total of 33 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Calvary University.

At the master's level 6 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate67%73%60%
  • Full-time retention rate - 74%
  • Part-time retention rate - 83%

General info

Founded1932
MottoLive According to the Biblical Worldview and Serve
Religious affiliationOther Protestant
Mission StatementCalvary University is an independent, nondenominational institution, providing undergraduate and graduate education which prepares Christians to live and serve in the church and the world according to a biblical worldview. This is accomplished by providing appropriate educational curricula and a climate that fosters the development of intellectual and spiritual maturity, leadership potential, servanthood, and a sense of mission.
Colorscrimson, white, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff68
Instructional FTE21
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Faith-Related Institutions

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.calvary.edu
Address15800 Calvary Road
Kansas City, Missouri, 64147-1341
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population460,000
Phone8163220110
Fax+1 (816) 331 4474

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