Pfeiffer University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Pfeiffer University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,185 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
37
Fair
At Pfeiffer University you can obtain your bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Pfeiffer University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 37 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Medical, Business, Psychology, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings versus other colleges and schools.

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.

Student Retention
67%
Fair
The student retention rate at Pfeiffer University is relatively low at 67% (close to North Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Pfeiffer University is low - 43%. Approximately 45% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Pfeiffer University is good - 10:1. Learn more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$31,900
High
Average tuition pricing is extremely high, $30,600 per year. The additional fees at Pfeiffer University (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $1,300, which comes to a total of $31,900 annually.

Read the details about Pfeiffer University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
76%
Doable
According to government data, 1,796 applications were submitted and 1,362 were accepted, so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

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

Check the details about admissions as well applicants' SAT and ACT test scores at Pfeiffer University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,100
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 find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
Pfeiffer University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 800 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable -- about $6,100 a 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 obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Pfeiffer University appears to be a very dangerous 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 28109-0960, USA
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