Drury University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Drury University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,690 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1873 and is one of the 16 colleges and schools located in Springfield, Missouri.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
81
Fair
At Drury University you can receive your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Drury University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 81 majors. The most popular concentrations are Psychology, Education, General Studies, Management, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
84%
Good
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 positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Drury University student retention rate is high at 84% (well above Missouri average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
19 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Drury University is below average - 56%.

Student to faculty ratio at Drury University is reasonably decent - 19:1. Learn more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$25,000
High
Average tuition prices are high - around $23,800 a year. The additional fees at Drury University (not included in tuition costs) are around $1,200; which totals $25,000 per year.

Read the details about Drury University 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
84%
Easy
As reported in recent data, 1,076 applications were submitted and 906 were accepted; so it is easy to enroll at this school.

This college will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Drury University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D-
Unsafe
Drury University provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Drury University, 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.

ROTC
Available
No
Drury University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,100 students, which offers a good on-campus housing opportunity.

Based on the college crime data, Drury University seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Drury University Location and Maps



Post Address: Drury University, 900 N.Benton, Springfield, Missouri 65802-3791, USA
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