Morthland College
West Frankfort, IL 62896-2742


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 126
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 8:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 92 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
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


Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Morthland College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 124 applications and 67 students were granted admission. Morthland College is at the #52 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, 87% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 13% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT780 to 890
ACT17 to 23

Application Fee

Undergrad students
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Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Morthland College's tuition was $9,120 for all students regardless of residency (66% 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.

Average Net Price
National Average = $22,127
In State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 93% of Morthland College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 89% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,468 (which is 21.2% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Morthland College in 2016-2017, was 49, which is 88% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,833 (which is 1.1% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,400
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,895
Financial aid
National Average = 92%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Morthland College has enrolled a total of 126 students (116 students full-time and 10 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 126 students, 35 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 78% men and 22% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 32 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 41%

White: 38%

Two or more races: 11%

Hispanic: 7%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Asian: 0%


Listed below are the 5 largest majors offered at Morthland 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
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 0 0
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 0 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 0
Theology And Religious Vocations 0 0
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 0 0

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

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

McKendree University
68.8 mile away
Greenville College
73.7 mile away
University of Evansville
76.1 mile away
Saint Louis University
87.3 mile away
Ranken Technical College
88.7 mile away
Kenrick Glennon Seminary
89.4 mile away