Midstate College

College Degree Finder

School Overview

With origins that date back to 1857, Midstate College today is a small, private vocational school and proprietary college in Peoria, Ill. It began as a commercial school, which combined with a similar school in 1868. The merged pair was bought by Jacksonville Business College principal George Brown and named Brown’s Business College of Commerce.

More than a century later, in November 1999, Midstate received approval as a four-year institution, initially offering a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree. The school’s Arline H. Bunch Business Center opened in January 2002.

Academics

Midstate today offers a variety of degrees: undergraduate programs in business administration, accoiunting, computer information systems, health services management, realtime reporting and law and social justice; associates degrees in administrative professional studies, business administration, business computer accounting, computer and information science, health information technology, medical assistant studies and paralegal studies; and diploma programs in medical coding specialist studies, medical office technician studies, medical transcription studies and office assistant studies.

The school is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Midstate offers a variety of options to help students meet their financial obligations. These include state programs (the Monetary Award Program, which provides need-based grants to undergraduate students), federal programs (Pell Grant Program, Supplemental Educational Grant Opportunity Program, Work-Study and Direct Loans), scholarships (Alumni Scholarship, Entrance Exam Excellence Scholarship, First Time Full Time Scholarship, High School Scholarship, Merit Transfer Scholarship, Realtime Reporting Student Scholarship), and G.I. Bill of Rights funds.

Athletics

There are no campus sports teams or athletic clubs

Library System

The Barbara Fields Memorial Library is located in the R. Dale Bunch Student Center, containing books, periodicals and other educational materials. Computers are also available for student use. The library has a combination of agreements and reciprocal borrowing relationships with other institutions that offer access to materials that are not available on the school’s campus. In addition, the library subscribes to several online research resources offering immediate access to digital information.

In addition, the library houses the Hammond Reference Collection. Named for the family of former executive vice president Arline Bunch and her sister Zelma Hammond Shoemaker, former college librarian, the collection is made up of reference information resources.

Student Housing

There is no student housing on Midstate’s campus. Students are responsible for arranging their own housing.

Acreditation

Midstate College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The North Central Association is designated as a recognized accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education.

General Information

Main Address
411 W Northmoor Rd
Peoria, IL 61614-3558
(309) 692-4092
Toll Free: (800) 251-4299
Fax: (309) 692-3893

 

For more information about Midstate College’s graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit their website at, http://www.midstate.edu/admissions/consumer.php. Please note that financial aid is only available for those who qualify and is not guaranteeed.

Midstate College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(309) 692-4092
Website:www.midstate.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private for-profit
Apply Online:https://gateway.midstate.edu/_secure/admissions/?type=application
Address:411 W Northmoor Road, Peoria, IL 61614-3595
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:405
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:8 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:62 (15% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$16,230
Out-of-state Tuition:$16,230
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$6,964

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Midstate College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Midstate College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services132
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Health Professions and Related Programs221
Legal Professions and Studies22
Grand total386

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Midstate College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services132
Health Professions and Related Programs111
Legal Professions and Studies2
Grand total245

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Midstate 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$16,230
Out-of-state$16,230
Books and supplies$1,350

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid6100%
Grant or scholarship aid6100%$6,964
Student loan aid6100%$7,191

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid32571%$5,828
Federal student loans36179%$10,943

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Midstate 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 Midstate College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1248
Percent admitted100%75%75%
Percent admitted who enrolled67%75%63%

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

Midstate College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment405
Undergraduate enrollment405
Graduate enrollment0

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

Midstate College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *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. CollegeAtlas.org 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.

    If you work for a school and would like to update your data please contact us.


    Enjoy this post? Don't forget to share.