Pfeiffer University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Pfeiffer University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,625 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1885 and is the only college located in Misenheimer, North Carolina.

Pfeiffer University is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
47
Fair
At Pfeiffer University you can obtain your several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Pfeiffer University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 47 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Medical, Business, Psychology, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
69%
Fair
It is worthwhile 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 usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Pfeiffer University is relatively low at 69% (close to North Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Pfeiffer University is below average - 50%. Approximately 45% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Pfeiffer University is pretty good - 12:1. Learn more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,200
High
Average tuition pricing is very high, $26,200 per year. The additional fees at Pfeiffer University (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $1,000, which comes to a total of $27,200 annually.

Read the details about Pfeiffer 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
47%
Doable
According to government data, 1,627 applications were submitted and 757 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get accepted at this school.

This college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

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

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,800
Medium
Pfeiffer University provides a distance learning option, 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 Pfeiffer 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
C
Unsafe
Pfeiffer University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 700 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable -- around $5,800 per academic year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Pfeiffer 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 received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Pfeiffer University seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Pfeiffer University Location and Maps



Post Address: Pfeiffer University, 48380 US Hwy 52N, Misenheimer, North Carolina 28109, USA
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