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Pfeiffer University

Misenheimer, North Carolina

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Student Population
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Location Misenheimer, North Carolina
Online pfeiffer.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Distant Rural
Religious Affiliation United Methodist
Pfeiffer University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Misenheimer, North Carolina, Pfeiffer University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the United Methodist faith. In the most recent statistical year 2,297 prospective students applied, and 1,465 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 254 enrolled in the school.  950 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 415 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $29,800 plus fees of $1,260. Pfeiffer University is ranked 598 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



Pfeiffer University is rated within the lower 49% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
Very Easy
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SAT 915/1140
ACT 16/23
GPA 3.5
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Aug 1, 2022
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Pfeiffer University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$1,260
Room and Board $11,658
Budget for Other Expenses$2,000
Total One Year Cost$46,218

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$41,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
45% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Pfeiffer University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 28%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 12%
Education 12%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 6%
Health Professions 5%

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