Kuyper College: Review & Facts

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Kuyper College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 260 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1939 and is one of the 8 colleges located in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Kuyper College is affiliated with Protestant Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
29
Fair
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, Communication and Journalism, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
62%
Bad
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.

Kuyper College student retention rate is relatively low at 62% (below Michigan average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Kuyper College is low - 38%. Approximately 32% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Kuyper College is pretty good, 12:1. Read more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$19,600
High
Average tuition costs are high - around $19,000 annually. The additional fees at Kuyper College beyond tuition are about $600; this totals $19,600 a year.

Read the details about Kuyper 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
71%
Doable
According to recent data, 215 applications were submitted and 153 were accepted; so it is relatively easy 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
Low
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
A
Safe
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 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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