McKendree University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

701 College Road

Lebanon, IL 62254

(618) 537-6831

(800) 232-7228

Fax: (618) 537-6496



Contact: Chris Hall

Vice President for Admission and Financial Aid
Main Address

701 College Road

Lebanon, IL 62254-1299

(618) 537-4481

www.mckendree.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,308

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 308

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,222

Graduate enrollment: 1,014

Setting

Suburban setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $40

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 67%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 70%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management A,B
Management Science B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

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

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Business Teacher Education B
Education – General B
Elementary Education B
Health Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Science Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
Speech/Rhetorical Studies B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Nursing (RN) B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Economics B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General 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.

McKendree University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (618) 537-4481
Website: https://www.mckendree.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://www.mckendree.edu/admission/info/index.php
Address: 701 College Rd, Lebanon, IL 62254-1291
Setting: Suburb: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,494
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 52%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,444 (58% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $30,520
Out-of-state Tuition: $30,520
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $22,246

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

McKendree University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at McKendree University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 151
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 4
Education 2871
English Language and Literature/Letters 2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 411
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 3
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 2
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences 1
Psychology 11
Social Sciences 5
Visual and Performing Arts 5
Grand total 2152112

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at McKendree 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 $30,520
Out-of-state $30,520
Books and supplies $1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $9,291
Out-of-state $9,291

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 364 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 364 100% $22,246
Student loan aid 244 67% $6,790

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,555 74% $19,781
Federal student loans 1,038 49% $6,800

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for McKendree 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 McKendree University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,750 870 880
Percent admitted 100% 64% 69%
Percent admitted who enrolled 21% 23% 19%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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

McKendree University Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 2,494
Undergraduate enrollment 1,951
Graduate enrollment 543

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

McKendree University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
  • 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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