Kuyper College: Review & Facts

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Kuyper College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 320 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1939 and is one of the 11 colleges located in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Kuyper College is affiliated with Protestant Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
29
Kuyper College will give you the opportunity to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or postbaccalaureate certificate.

Kuyper College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 29 majors. The most popular concentrations are Theology and Religion, Social Work, General Studies, Education, and English and Literature. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before 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 positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
76%
Kuyper College student retention rate is fair at 76% (well above Michigan average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Kuyper College is low - 43%. Approximately 32% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Kuyper College is pretty good, 13:1. Read more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$18,000
Average tuition costs are fairly high - around $17,400 annually. The additional fees at Kuyper College beyond tuition are about $600; this totals $18,000 a year.

Read the details about Kuyper 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



Acceptance
Rate
63%
According to recent data, 201 applications were submitted and 127 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

This school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Kuyper College in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,900
Kuyper College offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Kuyper College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C
Kuyper College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 200 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low - about $2,900 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Kuyper College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Kuyper College seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Kuyper College Location and Maps



Post Address: Kuyper College, 3333 East Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49525-9781, USA
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