McPherson College Rankings

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In the World#5681 of 14178
In North America#1498 of 2629
In the United States#1419 of 2528
In Kansas#15 of 32
In McPherson#1 of 2

Quick Review

Religion
Church of Brethren
Acceptance rate
52%
Average SAT
1050
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$24,672 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
819
Graduates
26
Male:Female Ratio
65:35
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

McPherson College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate52%50%59%
Applicants1,9061,396510
Admissions993693300
Freshmen enrolled full time22517253

2 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
62 or 28%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 970
or below

75% of them
had 1130
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in McPherson College are 970-1130 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
120 or 53%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in McPherson College are 19-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program 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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White433 (52%)
Hispanic160 (19%)
Black or African American109 (13%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown73 (9%)
Two or more races42 (5%)
American Indian or Alaska Native9 (1%)
Asian9 (1%)
Nonresident Alien3 (0.4%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$24,672/year
Average aid awarded
$18,373
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$23,358
$30-48K$18,674
$48-75K$22,187
$75-110K$25,863
$110K+$26,711

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$29,146$4,200
Tuition in-state$29,146$4,200
Tuition out-of-state$29,146$4,200
Fee in-district$931
Fee in-state$931
Fee out-of-state$931

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity572
Combined charge for room and board$8,582
Room charge$3,599
Meal charge$4,983

McPherson College Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies & Technicians, Other41
Business Administration and Management, General12
Elementary Education and Teaching9
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General8
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General8
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology7
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels7
Human Services, General5
Accounting and Related Services, Other5
Accounting and Finance5
Biology & Biological Sciences, General4
Graphic Design4
Criminology4
History, General3
Communication, General3
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other2
Accounting2
English Language and Literature, General2
Fine & Studio Arts, General2
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management2
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General2
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other1
Developmental and Child Psychology1
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia1
Political Science and Government, General1
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other1
Music, General1
Art & Art Studies, General1
Organizational Communication, General1
Chemistry, General1
Finance, General1
Grand Total1407
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate41%40%41%
  • Full-time retention rate - 58%

Publications & Citations

Publications
54
Citations
989

Publication count by topic

Psychology
14
Chemistry
10
Biology
7
Philosophy
5
Sociology
4
Geography
3
History
2
Medicine
2
Business
1
Environmental science
1
Engineering
1
Art
1
Mathematics
1
Computer science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy23506
History25066
Psychology3194490
Geography320986
Sociology397119
Chemistry4372255
Biology522374
Engineering54796
Environmental science55651
Mathematics60802
Medicine62715

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199004
199107
199219
1993010
1994010
199505
199606
199703
199808
199907
2000015
200109
2002211
200315
2004325
2005017
2006016
2007133
2008219
2009224
2010141
2011245
2012250
2013162
2014256
2015377
2016268
2017255
2018447
2019384
2020495

General info

Founded1887
WikipediaMcPherson College
Colorsred, white
Academic CalendarFour-One-Four
Total FTE staff151
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address1600 E. Euclid
McPherson, Kansas, 67460-1402
United States
City population13,000
Phone6202420400
Fax+1 (620) 242 0400

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