McMurry University Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#5297 of 14,131 In the World
#1461 of 2,597 In North America
#1380 of 2,496 In the United States
#70 of 119 In Texas
#3 of 3 In Abilene

Quick Review

Religion
United Methodist
Acceptance rate
47%
Average SAT
1035
Average ACT
20
Avg. cost to attend
$20,963 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
1,087
Graduates
7
Male:Female Ratio
49:51
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
mcm.edu

McMurry University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 47% 47% 48%
Applicants 1,798 883 915
Admissions 852 416 436
Freshmen enrolled full time 226 138 88
Freshmen enrolled part time 1 1

568 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

118 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
129 or 57%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 940
or below

75% of them
had 1130
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in McMurry University are 940-1130 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
93 or 41%
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

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 513 (47%)
Hispanic 322 (30%)
Black or African American 171 (16%)
Two or more races 37 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 18 (2%)
Nonresident Alien 17 (2%)
Asian 5 (0.5%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 4 (0.4%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$20,963/year
Average aid awarded
$20,760
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $17,835
$30-48K $19,077
$48-75K $22,881
$75-110K $24,382
$110K+ $27,259

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $28,530$16,056
Tuition in-state $28,530$16,056
Tuition out-of-state $28,530$16,056
Fee in-district $300$461
Fee in-state $300$461
Fee out-of-state $300$461

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 593
Combined charge for room and board $8,878
Room charge $4,224
Meal charge $4,654

McMurry University Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's
Business & Commerce, General 30
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 29
Exercise Science and Kinesiology 18
Psychology, General 14
Accounting 14
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 10
Fine & Studio Arts, General 10
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 9
Sociology, General 8
Physics, General 6
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 6
Business Administration and Management, General 6
Political Science and Government, General 6
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 6
History Teacher Education 5
Biomedical Sciences, General 5
Design and Applied Arts, Other 5
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 5
Finance, General 4
Mathematics, General 3
Mathematics Teacher Education 3
Computer and Information Sciences, General 2
Spanish Language Teacher Education 2
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 2
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other 2
Art Teacher Education 2
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing 2
English & Language Arts Teacher Education 1
Music, General 1
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching 1
Criminology 1
Conducting 1
Information Technology 1
Creative Writing 1
Grand Total 219 2
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 35% 31% 45%
  • Full-time retention rate - 65%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

Publications & Citations

Publications
80
Citations
1,272

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
30 / 457
Biology
14 / 207
Environmental Science
11 / 124
Psychology
11 / 501
Physics
10 / 242
Ecology
10 / 122
Medicine
8 / 71
Political Science
7 / 5
Sociology
7 / 8
Zoology
7 / 36
Chemistry
6 / 281
Engineering
6 / 16
Social Psychology
5 / 118
Quantum and Particle physics
5 / 104
Political Economy
4 / 0
Economics
4 / 0
Mathematics
4 / 425
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
4 / 0
Anatomy and Physiology
3 / 34
Math Teachers
3 / 423
Business
3 / 29
History
3 / 1
Law
3 / 69
Computer Science
3 / 4
Materials Science
3 / 11
Art & Design
3 / 2
Demography
2 / 0
Education Majors
2 / 344
Human Rights Law
2 / 0
Physical chemistry
2 / 125
Telecommunications
2 / 3
Geography and Cartography
2 / 4
Evolutionary Biology
2 / 10
Genetics
2 / 8
Philosophy
2 / 0
Atomic and Molecular physics
2 / 117
International Relations and Diplomacy
2 / 0
Child Psychology
2 / 96
Clinical Psychology
1 / 27
Human Resource Management
1 / 0

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 1 0
1993 2 0
1994 1 0
1995 2 0
1996 2 1
1997 2 0
1998 3 3
1999 0 1
2000 1 2
2001 1 3
2002 5 8
2003 4 6
2004 5 10
2005 5 12
2006 6 22
2007 2 35
2008 2 37
2009 5 71
2010 1 63
2011 4 78
2012 0 79
2013 1 80
2014 2 110
2015 1 100
2016 3 119
2017 4 72
2018 3 79
2019 7 82
2020 5 103
2021 12 117

General info

Alternative names McMurry College
McMurray University
Mcmurry University
Mcmurry College
McMurray College
Mcmurray College
McM College
McM
McM University
Mcmurray University
McMurry
McMurray
Mcmurry
Mcmurray
Founded 1923
Motto Cultivating Leadership Excellence and Virtue... Every Student, Every Day.
Colors maroon, white
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 234
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address S 14th and Sayles Blvd
Abilene, Texas, 79697
United States
City population 125,000
Phone 3257933800
Fax +1 (325) 793 4701

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