Cottey College Rankings

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In the World#6231 of 14178
In North America#1615 of 2629
In the United States#1532 of 2528
In Missouri#39 of 68
In Nevada#1 of 1

Quick Review

Gender
All female
Acceptance rate
46%
Average SAT
1075
Average ACT
22
Avg. cost to attend
$18,578 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
256
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree
Website
cottey.edu

Cottey College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate46%46%
Applicants572572
Admissions263263
Freshmen enrolled full time9292

13 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
37 or 40%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 930
or below

75% of them
had 1220
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Cottey College are 930-1220 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
63 or 68%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 24
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Cottey College are 19-24 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Recommendations Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White173 (68%)
Nonresident Alien33 (13%)
Hispanic21 (8%)
Two or more races13 (5%)
Black or African American12 (5%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander1 (0.4%)
Asian1 (0.4%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$18,578/year
Average aid awarded
$13,873
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$17,119
$30-48K$18,638
$48-75K$16,577
$75-110K$21,395
$110K+$22,236

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$20,500
Tuition in-state$20,500
Tuition out-of-state$20,500
Fee in-district$1,260
Fee in-state$1,260
Fee out-of-state$1,260

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity350
Combined charge for room and board$7,700

Cottey College Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor's
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies49
Business Administration and Management, General12
Biology & Biological Sciences, General9
International Business & Trade & Commerce8
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other7
English Language and Literature, General4
International Relations and Affairs4
Dance, General3
Music, General3
Organizational Leadership3
Environmental Studies2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other2
Criminology2
Fine & Studio Arts, General1
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General1
Grand Total5753
TotalWomen
Graduation rate58%58%
  • Full-time retention rate - 66%

Publications & Citations

Publications
27
Citations
169

Publication count by topic

Political science
6
Chemistry
4
Psychology
4
Biology
3
History
2
Business
1
Engineering
1
Art
1
Economics
1
Computer science
1
Medicine
1
Physics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History33761
Economics420719
Psychology461286
Biology566228
Medicine585516
Business58731
Chemistry59099
Computer science63533

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199005
199104
199200
199302
199402
199504
199603
199704
199801
199904
200001
200114
200201
200304
200406
200503
200601
200702
200800
200901
201009
201131
201216
201313
2014310
201526
2016315
2017113
2018019
2019511
2020110

General info

Founded1884
WikipediaCottey College
MottoCreators of Incredible Futures
Colorsyellow, white
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff165
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's

Location and Contacts

Address1000 W Austin
Nevada, Missouri, 64772
United States
City population8,000
Phone4176678181

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