Sterling College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

125 West Cooper

Sterling, KS 67579

(620) 278-4275

(800) 346-1017

Fax: (620) 278-4416



Contact: Dennis Dutton

Vice President for Enrollment Services
Main Address

125 West Cooper

Sterling, KS 67579

(620) 278-2173

www.sterling.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 653

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 150

Degree-seeking undergrads: 611

Setting

Rural setting

Rural community (under 2,500)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 53%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 62%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Elementary Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Religious Education 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.

Sterling College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(620) 278-2173
Website:www.sterling.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:https://www.sterling.edu/future-students
Address:125 W. Cooper, Sterling, KS 67579
Setting:42
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:678
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):42%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:644 (95% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$24,250
Out-of-state Tuition:$24,250
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$14,533

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Sterling College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Sterling College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Education4
English Language and Literature/Letters2
Health Professions and Related Programs2
History1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies3
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Physical Sciences1
Psychology1
Visual and Performing Arts3
Grand total23

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Education2
History1
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Grand total6

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Sterling 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$24,250
Out-of-state$24,250
Books and supplies$1,200

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 aid13999%
Grant or scholarship aid13999%$14,533
Student loan aid12287%$6,158

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid60786%$14,547
Federal student loans51874%$7,020

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Sterling 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 Sterling College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,033723310
Percent admitted100%35%42%
Percent admitted who enrolled12%10%17%

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

Sterling College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment678
Undergraduate enrollment678
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

Sterling 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.

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