Drury University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

900 North Benton Avenue

Springfield, MO 65802-3712

(417) 873-7205

(800) 922-2274

Fax: (417) 866-3873

Contact: Chip Parker

Director of Admission
Main Address

900 North Benton Avenue

Springfield, MO 65802-3712

(417) 873-7879


Total undergrads: 1,555

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 334

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,543

Graduate enrollment: 500


Urban setting

Large city (250,000 – 499,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 72%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 82%

College Majors

Architecture & Related Programs

Architecture B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Arts – General B
Arts Management B
Design/Visual Communications B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts A,B
Music – General B
Music – Piano/Organ B
Music – Voice/Opera B
Music Management/Merchandising B
Music Theory/Composition B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking B

Communications & Journalism

Advertising B
Communications/Rhetoric B
Public Relations B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Information Sciences/Systems B


Education – General B
Elementary Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Secondary Education B

Engineering Technologies

Engineering Technology – General B

English Language & Literature

Creative Writing B
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
German B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Music Therapy B
Physician Assistance B
Pre-Physical Therapy B
Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Prenursing B
Prepharmacy B
Preveterinary Medicine B


History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A,B


Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Environmental Studies B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Applied Physics B
Chemistry B


Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Criminology B
Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels 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.

Drury University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (417) 873-7879
Website: www.drury.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: www.drury.edu/admission/Apply-to-Drury-University/
Address: 900 N. Benton Ave, Springfield, MO 65802-3791
Setting: City: Midsize
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,730
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 70%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,413 (82% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $28,515
Out-of-state Tuition: $28,515
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $19,293

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Drury University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Drury University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Architecture and Related Services 2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 5
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 172
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 74
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 612
Engineering 1
English Language and Literature/Letters 2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 3
Health Professions and Related Programs 2
History 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies 3
Physical Sciences 2
Psychology 1
Social Sciences 6
Visual and Performing Arts 83
Grand total 16221

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Drury University 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 Fees 2018-2019
In-state $28,515
Out-of-state $28,515
Books and supplies $1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $8,748
Out-of-state $8,748

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 349 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 349 100% $19,293
Student loan aid 207 59% $7,339

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,382 97% $17,711
Federal student loans 794 55% $6,269

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,750 696 1,054
Percent admitted 100% 70% 67%
Percent admitted who enrolled 22% 24% 20%

Admissions Considerations

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

Drury University Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 1,730
Undergraduate enrollment 1,490
Graduate enrollment 240

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

Drury University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by 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
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

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