|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||United Methodist|
|Student to faculty ratio||13:1|
|Dormitory capacity||883 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Morningside College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,562 applications and 2,597 students were granted admission. Morningside College is at the #55 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.
|ACT||20 to 26|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Morningside College's tuition was $27,620 for all students regardless of residency (3.1% more expensive 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.
In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Morningside College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 31% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,074 (which is 7.4% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Morningside College in 2016-2017, was 274, which is 74% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,213 (which is 5.4% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Morningside College has enrolled a total of 2,902 students (1,329 students full-time and 1,573 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,902 students, 68 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 31% men and 69% women and 1,321 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,581 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,581 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 7%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Two or more races: 1%
Black/African American: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Morningside 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||10%||48|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||1%||6|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||1%||6|
|Visual And Performing Arts||1%||6|
|Philosophy And Religious Studies||0%||2|
|Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences||0%||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 Morningside 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 Morningside College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $36,500. Last year, out of the total 511 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 511 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 551 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 501 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Morningside College.