Methodist University

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General Information

Admission Office

5400 Ramsey Street

Fayetteville, NC 28311-1498

(910) 630-7027

(800) 488-7110

Fax: (910) 630-7285

Contact: Jamie Legg

Director of Admissions
Main Address

5400 Ramsey Street

Fayetteville, NC 28311-1498

(800) 488-7110

Total undergrads: 2,032

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 468

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,929

Graduate enrollment: 158


Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 66%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 67%

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Arts – General B
Ceramics B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Graphic Design B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B
Painting B
Printmaking B
Sculpture B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A,B
Botany B
Cellular/Molecular Biology A,B
Conservation Biology A,B
Ecology A,B
Exercise Physiology B
Microbiology A,B
Zoology A,B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management A,B
Finance/Banking B
Hospitality Administration/Management B
Hospitality/Recreation Marketing B
Management Information Systems B
Marketing Management B
Professional golf management B
Professional tennis management B
Resort Management B
Travel/Tourism Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric A,B
Journalism B
Mass Communications/Media Studies A,B
Organizational Communication B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics B
Computer Science A,B
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,B
Web/Multimedia Design B


Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education A,B
Chemistry Teacher Education A,B
Education – General A,B
Elementary Education A,B
English Teacher Education B
Foreign Language Teacher Education A,B
Junior High Education A,B
Mathematics Education A,B
Music Teacher Education A,B
Physical Education A,B
Secondary Education A,B
Social Studies Teacher Education A,B
Special Education A,B

Engineering Technologies

Occupational Safety B

English Language & Literature

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

Foreign Language & Literature

French A,B
German A
Spanish A,B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Health Facilities Administration B
Health System Administration B
Physician Assistance B
Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Prenursing B
Prepharmacy B
Preveterinary Medicine B


History – General A,B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A,B


Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B
Health/Physical Fitness B
Parks/Leisure Facilities Management B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy A,B
Religion/Religious Studies A,B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A,B
Forensic Chemistry B


Psychology – General A,B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A,B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A,B
Emergency Management/Homeland Security B
Forensic Technologies B
Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government A,B
Sociology A,B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Religious Education A,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.

Methodist University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (910) 630-7000
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:
Address: 5400 Ramsey St, Fayetteville, NC 28311-1420
Setting: City: Midsize
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,968
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 35%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 9 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,763 (90% 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: $34,522
Out-of-state Tuition: $34,522
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $22,235

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

Methodist University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Methodist University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 23
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 1391
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 2
Education 163
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 1
English Language and Literature/Letters 13
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 131
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 41
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 4
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 2
Psychology 2
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 4
Visual and Performing Arts 7
Grand total 37576

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Methodist 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 $34,522
Out-of-state $34,522
Books and supplies $1,400

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $41,470
Out-of-state $41,470

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 368 99%
Grant or scholarship aid 368 99% $22,235
Student loan aid 265 72% $7,351

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,541 87% $20,965
Federal student loans 920 52% $6,731

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Methodist 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 Methodist University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 3,206 2,133 1,073
Percent admitted 100% 59% 72%
Percent admitted who enrolled 12% 11% 14%

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

Methodist University Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 1,968
Undergraduate enrollment 1,646
Graduate enrollment 322

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

Methodist University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy (OTD) - Programs leading to a Doctoral Degree
    • Occupational Therapy (OTD) - Programs leading to a Doctoral Degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate 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

*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. 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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