Cottey College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Cottey College is a very small two-year, private not-for-profit school with 295 students enrolled. This school was established in 1884 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Nevada, Missouri.

Academic Offerings

Associate's degree is available at Cottey College.

Cottey College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers the only major: Liberal Arts and Sciences. Read the details about Curriculum offered at this college and see the prorgam Rating against other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
Cottey College student retention rate is relatively low at 68% (close to Missouri average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Cottey College is below average - 58%. Roughly 13% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Cottey College is good -- 8:1. Read more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition charges are fairly high - $16,600 per year. The additional fees at Cottey College not covered by tuition are around $800; this comes to a total of $17,400 per year.

Read the details about Cottey College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

According to recent data, 425 applications were submitted and 281 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

Cottey College might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Cottey College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services

Cottey College provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Cottey College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Cottey College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 400 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing opportunity.

Based on the college crime numbers, Cottey College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Cottey College Location and Maps

Post Address: Cottey College, 1000 W Austin, Nevada, Missouri 64772, USA
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