Methodist University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Methodist University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,475 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1956 and is one of the 8 colleges and schools located in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

Methodist University is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
51
Fair
At Methodist University you can get your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Methodist University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 51 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Criminal Justice, Medical Assistant, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
59%
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 typically a good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Methodist University is low at 59% (below North Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Methodist University is low: 43%. Approximately 45% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Methodist University is pretty good -- 12:1. Learn more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$30,600
High
Average tuition costs are extremely high - about $30,200 a year. The additional fees at Methodist University (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $400; which comes to a total of $30,600 a year.

Read the details about Methodist 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
56%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 4,480 applications were submitted and 2,506 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

The college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

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

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,700
Medium
Methodist University offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Methodist 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
D
Unsafe
Methodist University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,200 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable, about $5,700 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Methodist University. 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 numbers, Methodist University appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Methodist University Location and Maps



Post Address: Methodist University, 5400 Ramsey St, Fayetteville, North Carolina 28311-1420, USA
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