Methodist College
Peoria, IL 61615

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 680
Religious affiliation None
Students with disability 6%
Student to faculty ratio 9:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 112 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

50%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Methodist College is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 80 applications and only 40 students were granted admission. Methodist College is at the #48 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, 100% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 0% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
ACT19 to 23

Application Fee

$50
Undergrad students
$75
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Methodist College's tuition was $19,200 for all students regardless of residency (28.3% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$30,794
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$19,200
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$19,200
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 89% of Methodist College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 56% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,005 (which is 13.8% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Methodist College in 2016-2017, was 8, which is 89% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,000 (which is 1.8% above the national average.)

$5,005
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$6,000
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
89%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Methodist College has enrolled a total of 680 students (315 students full-time and 365 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 680 students, 165 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 13% men and 87% women and 672 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 8 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 29 students for distance studies.

680
Total Enrollment
165
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 83%

Black/African American: 9%

Two or more races: 3%

Asian: 2%

Hispanic: 2%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 2 largest majors offered at Methodist 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
Health Professions And Related Programs 65% 282 0
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 2% 8

Graduation & Dropout Rates

46%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

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 Methodist College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

--
Still enrolled
54%
Dropout rate
--
Transfered out

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.

Earnings After College

$49,600
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Methodist College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $49,600. Last year, out of the total 113 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 113 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 0 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 0 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $49,600
Employment Rate 100% --
Total Graduates 113 0

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Methodist College.

Bradley University
6.7 mile away
Eureka College
22.1 mile away
Knox College
37.6 mile away
Lincoln College
46.2 mile away
Monmouth College
50.7 mile away