McPherson College Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in McPherson, KS, McPherson College is one of the best universities in the state of Kansas. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for McPherson College in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is McPherson College.

PO Box 1402 McPherson, KS 67460
Phone: (800) 365-7402
Web site:

Rankings: McPherson College

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.0
Graduation and retention ranking: 241
Average freshman retention rate: 65.0%
6-year graduation rate: 27.3%
Predicted graduation rate: 43%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): -16
Faculty resources ranking: 177
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 1 74.6%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.0%
Student faculty ratio (2020): N/A
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 97.1%
Student selectivity ranking: 200
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 19-24
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 14%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 38%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 86.8%
Financial resources rank: 205
Alumni giving rank: 135
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 23.8%

McPherson College History

Essential Facts: McPherson College

Ranking: #38 Regional College Midwest (2017)
Acceptance rate: 77.00% (2019-20)
Tuition: $28,160 (2019)
School colors: White · Red
Mascot: Bulldogs
Founded: 1887

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: N/A
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: N/A
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: N/A
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 60%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 82%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance mandatory, class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NAIA
Men’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, football, soccer, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, soccer, softball, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball
Student activities: choral groups, drama/theater, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, student government, student newspaper, yearbook