Simpson University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Simpson University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,165 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1921 and is one of the 3 schools located in Redding, California.

Simpson University is affiliated with Christ and Missionary Alliance Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
31
Fair
At Simpson University you can earn your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Simpson University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 31 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Psychology, Nursing, Theology and Religion, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
74%
Fair
It is worthwhile 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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Simpson University student retention rate is fair at 74% (close to California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
9 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Simpson University is low: 48%.

Student to faculty ratio at Simpson University is good - 9:1. Learn more information about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$25,200
High
Average tuition pricing is very high - about $25,200 per academic year.

Read the details about Simpson 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
52%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 623 applications were submitted and 321 were accepted; so it is not very hard to become a student at this school.

The college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Simpson University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,300
Medium
Simpson University provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Simpson 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
B
Dicey
Simpson University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 600 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, around $4,300 annually.

Army ROTC programs are available at Simpson 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 information, Simpson University seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Simpson University Location and Maps



Post Address: Simpson University, 2211 College View Drive, Redding, California 96003-8606, USA
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