Cox College Rankings

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Ranking Category
#10758 of 14,131 In the World
#2365 of 2,597 In North America
#2265 of 2,496 In the United States
#61 of 67 In Missouri
#6 of 6 In Springfield

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Acceptance rate
Avg. cost to attend
$17,490 /y
Aid receiving
Male:Female Ratio
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate

Cox College Acceptance rate and admissions statistics

Cox College has an acceptance rate of 33% and is among the top 8% of the most difficult universities to gain admission to in the United States. The university reports the admission statistics without distinguishing between local and international students.

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 33% 50%
Applicants 3 1 2
Admissions 1 1
Freshmen enrolled full time 1 1

448 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

214 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
1 or 100%
submitted ACT

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
College-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment demographics by race or ethnicity

White 716 (85%)
Two or more races 37 (4%)
Hispanic 36 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 25 (3%)
Black or African American 16 (2%)
Asian 15 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

The average net cost to attend Cox College is $17,490 per year, calculated as the sum of the average cost of tuition, room and board, books, and supplies, reduced by the amount of average financial aid received.

The final cost of attendance varies for each student based on household income, residency, program, and other factors.

Net average cost to attend
Average aid awarded
Students receiving aid

Average costs by household income

<$30K $17,490
$30-48K $14,927
$48-75K $14,027
$75-110K $28,124
$110K+ $23,818

Tuition and fees

Tuition in-district $10,646$12,233
Tuition in-state $10,646$12,233
Tuition out-of-state $10,646$12,233
Fee in-district $2,750$2,150
Fee in-state $2,750$2,150
Fee out-of-state $2,750$2,150

Cox College majors

Cox College has granted 144 bachelor's degrees across 2 programs and 83 master's across 4 programs. Below is a table with majors that lead to degrees at Cox College.

Major Associate Bachelor Master
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 96 131
Occupational Therapy & Therapist 30
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing 25
Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiographer 20
Dietetics & Dietitian 14
Psychiatric & Mental Health Nurse & Nursing 14
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other 13
Medical & Clinical Assistant 4
Grand Total 120 144 83

Cox College has a graduation rate of 67%, which is among the 27% highest for universities in the US.

Total Women
Graduation rate 67% 67%

General info

Alternative names Lester L Cox College of Nursing and Health Science
Founded 1907
Academic calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 99
Carnegie classification Special Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions Schools

Location and contacts

Address 1423 N Jefferson
Springfield, Missouri, 65802-1917
United States
City population 169,000
Phone 4172693401

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