Drury University

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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: 1,743
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 66%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,356 (78% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $29,665
Out-of-state Tuition: $29,665
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $20,449

* 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
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 612
Engineering 1
English Language and Literature/Letters 2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
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
Theology and Religious Vocations 1
Visual and Performing Arts 91
Grand total 16419

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 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 2019-2020
In-state $29,665
Out-of-state $29,665
Books and supplies $1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $8,586
Out-of-state $8,586

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 359 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 359 100% $20,449
Student loan aid 212 59% $7,214

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,456 98% $19,314
Federal student loans 811 55% $6,189

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 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,664 652 1,012
Percent admitted 100% 65% 64%
Percent admitted who enrolled 21% 21% 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 2020

Total Enrollment 1,743
Undergraduate enrollment 1,479
Graduate enrollment 264

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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