|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||United Methodist|
|Students with disability||7%|
|Student to faculty ratio||11:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,176 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Methodist University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,652 applications and 2,549 students were granted admission. Methodist University is at the #53 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, 57% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 63% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||840 to 1080|
|ACT||17 to 23|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Methodist University's tuition was $31,634 for all students regardless of residency (18.1% 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 Methodist University'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 $4,051 (which is 7.9% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Methodist University in 2016-2017, was 367, which is 72% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,036 (which is 2.4% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Methodist University has enrolled a total of 2,446 students (2,168 students full-time and 278 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,446 students, 231 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 53% men and 47% women and 2,170 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 276 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 34 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 17%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 15%
Non-resident alien: 9%
Two or more races: 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Methodist 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|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||26%||190|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||14%||103|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||8%||56|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||6%||44|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||5%||38|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||5%||36|
|Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields||2%||18|
|Visual And Performing Arts||2%||18|
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 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 Methodist University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $29,500. Last year, out of the total 808 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 735 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 939 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 817 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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