|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||United Methodist|
|Student to faculty ratio||14:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,214 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
McKendree University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 2,283 applications and 1,556 students were granted admission. McKendree University is at the #66 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, 91% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 11% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||855 to 1110|
|ACT||20 to 24|
In 2016-2017 academic year, McKendree University's tuition was $27,740 for all students regardless of residency (3.5% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 99% of McKendree University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 44% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,593 (which is 4.4% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at McKendree University in 2016-2017, was 256, which is 71% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,703 (which is 3.3% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, McKendree University has enrolled a total of 2,902 students (2,006 students full-time and 896 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,902 students, 204 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 43% men and 57% women and 2,261 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 641 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 491 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 13%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 8%
Two or more races: 3%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at McKendree University.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|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||40%||63||21|
|Mathematics And Statistics||3%||4|
|Visual And Performing Arts||1%||2|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||1%||2||0|
|English Language And Literature/letters||1%||2|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||0%||0|
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 McKendree University 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 McKendree University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $34,400. Last year, out of the total 827 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 777 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 861 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 784 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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