McMurry University Rankings

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In the World#5115 of 14178
In North America#1379 of 2629
In the United States#1301 of 2528
In Texas#65 of 119
In Abilene#3 of 3

Quick Review

Religion
United Methodist
Acceptance rate
45%
Average SAT
1020
Average ACT
20
Avg. cost to attend
$21,719 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
1,166
Graduates
9
Male:Female Ratio
48:52
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
mcm.edu

McMurry University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate45%50%42%
Applicants2,1169631,153
Admissions962478484
Freshmen enrolled full time255140115
Freshmen enrolled part time422

347 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

73 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
172 or 67%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 940
or below

75% of them
had 1100
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in McMurry University are 940-1100 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
127 or 50%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 22
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in McMurry University are 18-22 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White562 (48%)
Hispanic336 (29%)
Black or African American165 (14%)
Nonresident Alien41 (3%)
Two or more races38 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown15 (1%)
Asian10 (0.9%)
American Indian or Alaska Native3 (0.3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander2 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$21,719/year
Average aid awarded
$19,083
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$17,194
$30-48K$19,651
$48-75K$22,301
$75-110K$24,580
$110K+$27,065

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$27,834$15,642
Tuition in-state$27,834$15,642
Tuition out-of-state$27,834$15,642
Fee in-district$90$461
Fee in-state$90$461
Fee out-of-state$90$461

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity593
Combined charge for room and board$8,820
Room charge$4,286
Meal charge$4,534

McMurry University Majors

MajorBachelor's
Business & Commerce, General16
Psychology, General14
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other13
Early Childhood Education and Teaching12
Sociology11
Business Administration and Management, General7
Accounting7
Physics, General6
Fine & Studio Arts, General5
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching5
Biomedical Sciences, General5
Kinesiology and Exercise Science5
Political Science and Government, General5
Finance, General4
Christian Studies4
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse4
History Teacher Education3
Biology & Biological Sciences, General3
Marketing & Marketing Management, General3
History, General2
Computer and Information Sciences, General2
Design and Applied Arts, Other2
Mathematics Teacher Education2
Art Teacher Education2
Biochemistry1
Speech Communication and Rhetoric1
Biology Teacher Education1
Criminology1
Athletic Training & Trainer1
English Language and Literature, General1
Management Information Systems, General1
Conducting1
Grand Total150
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate33%17%52%
  • Full-time retention rate - 70%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

Publications & Citations

Publications
80
Citations
1,175

Publication count by topic

Biology
19
Psychology
11
Political science
6
History
5
Physics
5
Chemistry
4
Sociology
4
Philosophy
3
Materials science
3
Computer science
3
Medicine
3
Engineering
2
Art
2
Geography
1
Economics
1
Mathematics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Psychology3097545
Physics3532104
Political science43487
Biology4350294
Sociology45888
Chemistry4784133
Materials science54379
Medicine549235
Geography56911
Engineering57543
Computer science65751

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199110
199210
199320
199410
199520
199621
199720
199833
199901
200012
200113
200237
200346
2004510
2005511
2006623
2007236
2008237
2009571
2010168
2011478
2012077
2013172
20142113
2015198
20163115
2017264
2018265
2019676
20205101

General info

Alternative namesMcMurry College
McMurray University
Mcmurry University
Mcmurry College
McMurray College
Mcmurray College
McM College
McM
McM University
Mcmurray University
McMurry
McMurray
Mcmurry
Mcmurray
Founded1923
WikipediaMcMurry University
MottoCultivating Leadership Excellence and Virtue... Every Student, Every Day.
Colorsmaroon, white
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff243
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

AddressS 14th and Sayles Blvd
Abilene, Texas, 79697
United States
City population117,000
Phone3257933800
Fax+1 (325) 793 4701

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