Cottey College: Ranking & Review

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Nevada
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United States
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World
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Top 30%

Cottey College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate64%0%64%
Applicants5040504
Admissions3230323
Enrolled undergraduates86086
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2700270

6 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores33
Percent of students submitting SAT scores38%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
530
Math
500

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores63
Percent of students submitting ACT scores73%
ACT Composite
21
ACT English
21
ACT Math
21

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsConsidered but not required
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

Cottey College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$31,140$31,140
Off-campus$30,740$30,740
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $7,400 and other expenses per full academic year.

Cottey College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 350 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$19,100$19,100
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,100$1,100
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$125$125

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities66167
Visual and Performing Arts1313
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services77
English Language and Literature & Letters33
Social Sciences22
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Psychology11
Natural Resources and Conservation11
Grand Total791695

A total of 95 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Cottey College.

TotalWomen
Graduation rate68%68%
  • Full-time retention rate - 72%

General info

Founded1884
MottoCreators of Incredible Futures
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementCottey College, an independent liberal arts and sciences college, educates women to be contributing members of a global society through a challenging curriculum and a dynamic campus experience. In our diverse and supportive environment, women develop their potential for personal and professional lives of intellectual engagement and thoughtful action as learners, leaders, and citizens.
Colorsyellow, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff167
Instructional FTE44
Research FTE1
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's

Location and Contacts

Official Websitecottey.edu
Address1000 W Austin
Nevada, Missouri, 64772
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Remote
City population8,000
Phone4176678181

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