Cottey College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1000 West Austin Boulevard

Nevada, MO 64772

(417) 667-8181

(888) 526-8839

Fax: (417) 667-1025



Contact: Judi Steege

Director of Admission
Main Address

1000 West Austin Boulevard

Nevada, MO 64772

(417) 667-8181

www.cottey.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 330

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20

Online application fee: Free
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission requirements:

Required: SAT Reasoning Test or ACT
If submitting ACT, the writing section is optional

Very important admission factors:

Character/Personal Qualities
Rigor of secondary school record

Important admission factors:

Alumni Relation
Class Rank
Extracurricular Activities
Interview
Recommendations
Standardized Test Scores
Talent/Ability
Academic GPA
Level of Applicant’s Interest

Considered:

Application Essay
Volunteer Work

High school course of study most important; rank in top half of graduating class, test scores, essay also important. Recommendations and interviews considered when other criteria not met.


College Majors

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Cottey College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(417) 667-8181
Website:www.cottey.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
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Address:1000 W Austin, Nevada, MO 64772
Setting:33
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:288
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:8 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:288 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$19,300
Out-of-state Tuition:$19,300
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$13,260

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Cottey College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Cottey College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Psychology1
Social Sciences1
Visual and Performing Arts4
Grand total58

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Cottey College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Cottey College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$19,300
Out-of-state$19,300
Books and supplies$1,100

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid145100%
Grant or scholarship aid145100%$13,260
Student loan aid9263%$5,191

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid31399%$18,329
Federal student loans18759%$5,526

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Cottey College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Cottey College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants3740374
Percent admitted100%0%69%
Percent admitted who enrolled27%0%27%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Cottey College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment288
Undergraduate enrollment288
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Cottey College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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