Morris College: Review & Facts

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Morris College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 775 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1908 and is one of the 4 colleges and schools located in Sumter, South Carolina.

Morris College is one of the Historically Black College or University institutions (HBCU) and is also affiliated with Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
21
Fair
Morris College will give you the option to get a bachelor's degree.

Morris College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 21 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Criminal Justice, Psychology, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
49%
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 positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Morris College is very low at 49% (way below South Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Morris College is very low - 27%. Around 36% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Morris College is pretty decent - 15:1. Find out more regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,700
Medium
Average tuition costs are close to the nationwide median - about $11,300 annually. The additional fees at Morris College not covered by tuition are about $1,400, which comes to $12,700 a year.

Read the details about Morris 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Morris College is $20.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Morris College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (803) 934-3200 or check Morris College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,200
Low
Morris College provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Morris 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
D+
Unsafe
Morris College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 900 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, nearly $2,200 annually.

Army ROTC programs are available at Morris 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 numbers, Morris College appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Morris College Location and Maps



Post Address: Morris College, 100 West College Street, Sumter, South Carolina 29150-3599, USA
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