Pfeiffer University Rankings

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In the World#4609 of 14178
In North America#1272 of 2629
In the United States#1195 of 2528
In North Carolina#33 of 66
In Misenheimer#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
United Methodist
Acceptance rate
64%
Average SAT
1028
Average ACT
20
Avg. cost to attend
$22,340 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
897
Graduates
380
Male:Female Ratio
37:63
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate

Pfeiffer University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate64%61%65%
Applicants2,2978091,488
Admissions1,465496969
Freshmen enrolled full time253106147
Freshmen enrolled part time11

127 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

368 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
81 or 32%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 915
or below

75% of them
had 1140
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Pfeiffer University are 915-1140 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
76 or 30%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 16
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Pfeiffer University are 16-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Other Tests Considered but not required
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White736 (58%)
Black or African American349 (27%)
Hispanic107 (8%)
Two or more races29 (2%)
Nonresident Alien23 (2%)
Asian16 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander4 (0.3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native4 (0.3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown2 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$22,340/year
Average aid awarded
$20,412
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$30,746
$30-48K$32,787
$48-75K$36,085
$75-110K$37,497
$110K+$37,095

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$29,800$12,600
Tuition in-state$29,800$12,600
Tuition out-of-state$29,800$12,600
Fee in-district$1,260
Fee in-state$1,260
Fee out-of-state$1,260

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity728
Combined charge for room and board$11,658
Room charge$6,020
Meal charge$5,638

Pfeiffer University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Health & Health Care Administration & Management1371
Business Administration and Management, General2840
Marriage and Family Therapy & Counseling23
Elementary Education and Teaching144
Organizational Leadership18
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies17
Religion & Religious Studies214
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse14
Financial Forensics and Fraud Investigation9
History, General6
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management6
Kinesiology and Exercise Science6
Biology & Biological Sciences, General5
Special Education and Teaching, General13
Psychology, General4
Communication, General4
Human Development and Family Studies, General4
Accounting3
Fine & Studio Arts, General2
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General2
Graphic Design2
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other2
Education, General2
Music, Other1
English Language and Literature, General1
Computer and Information Sciences, General1
Environmental Studies1
Grand Total139184
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate44%36%52%
  • Full-time retention rate - 59%

Publications & Citations

Publications
162
Citations
5,562

Publication count by topic

Psychology
39
Medicine
20
Computer science
15
Sociology
13
Biology
11
Economics
10
Business
8
Mathematics
8
Engineering
7
Geography
6
Political science
6
Philosophy
3
Physics
3
History
2
Materials science
2
Chemistry
1
Art
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Business1742907
Psychology20402,104
Geography2066355
Computer science24821,358
Economics2534254
History31702
Sociology394020
Biology4452255
Physics449118
Political science46025
Medicine496588
Mathematics56718
Materials science57842
Engineering60531
Chemistry61653

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199008
199111
199207
199306
199417
199504
1996218
1997019
1998023
1999028
2000024
2001041
2002037
2003035
2004262
2005466
2006171
2007471
20084100
20095185
20108207
20115315
20123342
201313411
20146503
201510516
201613399
201714470
201819423
201921472
20209487

General info

Founded1885
WikipediaPfeiffer University
Colorsblack, gold
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff203
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address48380 US Hwy 52N
Misenheimer, North Carolina, 28109-0960
United States
Phone7044631360
Fax+1 (704) 463 1363

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