Cottey College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Cottey College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 330 students enrolled. This school was established in 1884 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Nevada, Missouri.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
11
Fair
Associate's degree and bachelor's degree are available at Cottey College.

Cottey College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 11 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Psychology, Art, Theater and Drama, and Natural Resources and Environment. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
73%
Fair
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.

Cottey College student retention rate is fair at 73% (close to Missouri average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
8 : 1
Low
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
$19,300
High
Average tuition charges are fairly high - $18,400 per year. The additional fees at Cottey College not covered by tuition are around $900; this comes to a total of $19,300 per year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
74%
Doable
According to recent data, 412 applications were submitted and 303 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



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
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.

ROTC
Available
No
Cottey College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 100 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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