McMurry University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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McMurry University is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,075 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1923 and is one of the 5 schools located in Abilene, Texas.

McMurry University is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
48
Fair
McMurry University will give you the opportunity to receive a bachelor's degree or master's degree.

McMurry University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 48 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Business, Occupational Therapy, Psychology, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
63%
Bad
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 usually a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at McMurry University is relatively low at 63% (below Texas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at McMurry University is low: 39%.

Student to faculty ratio at McMurry University is good, 11:1. Find out more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$26,500
High
Average tuition pricing is very high - around $25,600 a year. The additional fees at McMurry University beyond tuition are about $900; this comes to a total of $26,500 per year.

Read the details about McMurry 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
53%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 1,378 applications were submitted and 735 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

The college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at McMurry University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,900
Medium
McMurry University offers a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at McMurry 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.

Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
McMurry University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 600 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low - around $3,900 per year.

Based on the college crime data, McMurry University appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

McMurry University Location and Maps



Post Address: McMurry University, S 14th and Sayles Blvd, Abilene, Texas 79697, USA
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