#10 Best Private Colleges in North Carolina

Pfeiffer University

Misenheimer, North Carolina

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Student Population
Pfeiffer University overview
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

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 1,796 prospective students applied, and 1,362 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 173 enrolled in the school.  884 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 301 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $30,550 plus fees of $1,290. Pfeiffer University is ranked 612 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Pfeiffer University is rated within the lower 44% 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
Extremely Easy
Pfeiffer University overview
SAT 940/1100
ACT 16/20
Estimated GPA 3.11
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Aug 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Very 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$1,290
Room and Board $11,950
Budget for Other Expenses$2,000
Total One Year Cost$47,290

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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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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=199306 IPEDS survey data for Pfeiffer University.

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