Hendrix College

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School Overview

Hendrix College, located in Conway, Arkansas, is a private liberal arts college that is affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Notwithstanding its relationship with the Methodist Church, Hendrix College readily accepts students from diverse religious backgrounds. In fact, the student body at Hendrix is made up of students from a large variety of religions. Hendrix offers a secular curriculum.

Currently, the student body at Hendrix is roughly 1400 and represents forty-three states and at least fourteen countries. In 2008, Hendrix ranked 71st in the nation in the US News and World Report’s America’s Best Colleges. Forbes ranked Hendrix as 81st in the nation for America’s Best Colleges in 2009. In 2011, US News and World Report’s America’s Best Colleges ranked Hendrix as one of highest “up and coming” liberal arts colleges in the United States.

Hendrix is a member of the Associated Colleges of the South.

General Information

Admission Office

1600 Washington Avenue

Conway, AR 72032-3080

(501) 450-1362

(800) 277-9017

Fax: (501) 450-3843



Contact: Laura Martin

Director of Admission
Main Address

1600 Washington Avenue

Conway, AR 72032

(501) 329-6811

www.hendrix.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,342

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 433

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,341

Graduate enrollment: 8

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Online application fee: Free

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 94%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 85%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies
American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing
Art – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences
Biology B
Chem/Phys/Molecular Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing
Accounting B
Business/Managerial Economics B

Computer & Information Sciences
Computer Science B

Education
Elementary Education B

English Language & Literature
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature
French B
German B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Health Services – General B
Public Health B

History
History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics
Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation
Environmental Studies B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness
Exercise Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion
Philosophy B
Philosophy/religious studies B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences
Chemical Physics B
Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology
Psychology – General B

Social Sciences
Anthropology B
Economics B
International Relations 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.

Hendrix College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(501) 329-6811
Website:www.hendrix.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.hendrix.edu/apply
Address:1600 Washington Ave, Conway, AR 72032-3080
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,328
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):70%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*:1,328 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$42,440
Out-of-state Tuition:$42,440
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$33,322

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Hendrix College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Hendrix College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education1
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics4
Health Professions and Related Programs1
History1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies3
Physical Sciences3
Psychology1
Social Sciences5
Visual and Performing Arts3
Grand total321

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Hendrix 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$42,440
Out-of-state$42,440
Books and supplies$1,100

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$42,440
Out-of-state$42,440

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid396100%
Grant or scholarship aid396100%$33,322
Student loan aid21755%$6,817

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,303100%$30,794
Federal student loans65750%$6,595

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Hendrix 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 Hendrix College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,830873957
Percent admitted100%77%77%
Percent admitted who enrolled19%20%19%

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

Hendrix College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,328
Undergraduate enrollment1,321
Graduate enrollment7

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

Hendrix 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

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