Central Methodist University-College of Graduate and Extended Studies
Fayette, MO 65248-1198

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 4,298
Religious affiliation United Methodist
Student to faculty ratio 18:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
No
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
No
Placement services for graduates

Admission

24%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Central Methodist University-College of Graduate and Extended Studies is one of the most selective institutions in its admission process in the U.S. In Fall 2016, it received 17 applications and only 4 students were granted admission. Central Methodist University-College of Graduate and Extended Studies is at the #22 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
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Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Central Methodist University-College of Graduate and Extended Studies's tuition was $5,040 for all students regardless of residency (81.2% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

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$11,224
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$5,040
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$5,040
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 67% of Central Methodist University-College of Graduate and Extended Studies's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 67% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,157 (which is 28.3% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Central Methodist University-College of Graduate and Extended Studies in 2016-2017, was 2, which is 67% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,974 (which is 18.3% above the national average.)

$3,157
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$6,974
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
67%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Central Methodist University-College of Graduate and Extended Studies has enrolled a total of 4,298 students (1,105 students full-time and 3,193 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 4,298 students, 390 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 32% men and 68% women and 3,953 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 345 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 1,415 students for distance studies.

4,298
Total Enrollment
390
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 88%

Black/African American: 4%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 4%

Two or more races: 1%

Hispanic: 1%

Asian: 1%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Central Methodist University-College of Graduate and Extended Studies.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 44% 138 46
Education 12% 36 34
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 10% 32 10
Psychology 7% 22 5
Health Professions And Related Programs 7% 22 22
Visual And Performing Arts 6% 18
Mathematics And Statistics 3% 10 2
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 2% 6 0
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 1% 3 1
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 1% 2

Earnings After College

$24,200
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Central Methodist University-College of Graduate and Extended Studies graduates 6 years after enrollment is $24,200. Last year, out of the total 2,148 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,804 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,011 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,488 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $24,200 $22,800
Employment Rate 84% 74%
Total Graduates 2,148 2,011

Campus Location

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