U.S. News Rankings
|Ranking score and category|
Culver-Stockton College is a private institution that was founded in 1853. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 752, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 143 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Culver-Stockton College's ranking in the 2013 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (Midwest), 34. Its tuition and fees are $22,550 (2012-13).
|School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):|
The mission of Culver-Stockton College is to provide students of promise a superb education within an active learning community founded upon integrity and the best values of faith and the human spirit. Culver-Stockton College accomplishes this mission as a learning-centered community commited to freedom of inquiry, excellence in teaching, and its heritage as a Midwestern college in convenant with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). The College emphasizes in its academic programs a solid liberal arts foundation; a rigorous, challenging curriculum; teaching excellence; effective advising; close faculty-student interaction; and early access to enriching experiences. The student's academic experience is a blend of traditional coursework and experiential opportunities on an academic calendar that reserves three weeks every semester to focus on one in-depth course or experience such as travel abroad, internships, clinical rotation, or other hands-on learning.
|School type||private, coed college|
|Religious affiliation||Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)|
When applying to Culver-Stockton College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 13. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 60.8 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2011 acceptance rate||60.8%|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||August 13|
The student-faculty ratio at Culver-Stockton College is 13:1, and the school has 70.3 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Culver-Stockton College include: Business Administration and Management, General; Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration; Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse; Sport and Fitness Administration/Management; and Biology/Biological Sciences, General. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 64.2 percent.
Culver-Stockton College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 752, with a gender distribution of 48.3 percent male students and 51.7 percent female students. At this school, 69.0 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 31.0 percent of students live off campus. Culver-Stockton College is part of the NAIA athletic conference.
|Student gender distribution|
|Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity|
|Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority|
|Collegiate athletic association||NAIA|
Campus Info & Services
Culver-Stockton College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring and placement service. Culver-Stockton College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Culver-Stockton College, 70 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is permitted for students of legal age at Culver-Stockton College.
|Students who have cars on campus||70%|
|Health insurance offered||No|
|Students required to own/lease a computer||No|
Paying for School
At Culver-Stockton College, 88.4 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $15,772.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|Tuition and fees||$22,550 (2012-13)|
|Room and board||$7,600 (2012-13)|
|Financial aid statistics|
* Overview details based on 2011 data