|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Students with disability||6%|
|Student to faculty ratio||8:1|
|Dormitory capacity||7 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Cottey College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 374 applications and 257 students were granted admission. Cottey College is at the #67 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 71% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 27% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||830 to 1130|
|ACT||21 to 26|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Cottey College's tuition was $18,400 for all students regardless of residency (31.3% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Cottey College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 47% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,361 (which is 0.9% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Cottey College in 2016-2017, was 92, which is 63% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,140 (which is 12.8% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Cottey College has enrolled a total of 288 students (283 students full-time and 5 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 288 students, 8 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 0% men and 100% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
Non-resident alien: 15%
Black/African American: 5%
Two or more races: 5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Listed below are the 8 largest majors offered at Cottey College.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|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||49%||141|
|Visual And Performing Arts||6%||16|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||5%||14|
|English Language And Literature/letters||3%||8|
|Natural Resources And Conservation||1%||4|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||1%||2|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Cottey College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Cottey College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $24,800. Last year, out of the total 147 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 147 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 138 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 138 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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