Spartanburg Methodist College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - BadQuality:Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Spartanburg Methodist College is a small two-year, private not-for-profit school with 775 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1911 and is one of the 10 schools and colleges located in Spartanburg, South Carolina.

Spartanburg Methodist College is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
6
Few
At Spartanburg Methodist College you can get your associate's degree.

Spartanburg Methodist College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 6 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Business, Management, Criminal Justice, and Dance and Ballet. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
55%
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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Spartanburg Methodist College is low at 55% (way below South Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
19 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Spartanburg Methodist College is low - 43%. About 41% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Spartanburg Methodist College is reasonably decent, 19:1. Find out more about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,800
High
Average tuition cost is fairly high, around $15,800 a year. The additional fees at Spartanburg Methodist College (not included in tuition costs) are around $1,000; which comes to a total of $16,800 a year.

Read the details about Spartanburg Methodist 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
70%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 1,261 applications were submitted and 878 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

The school might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Spartanburg Methodist College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D
Unsafe
There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Spartanburg Methodist 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.

Spartanburg Methodist College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 600 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Army ROTC programs are available at Spartanburg Methodist 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.

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, Spartanburg Methodist College appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Spartanburg Methodist College Location and Maps



Post Address: Spartanburg Methodist College, 1000 Powell Mill Road, Spartanburg, South Carolina 29301-5899, USA
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