Martin Methodist College 1

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433 W. Madison Street

Pulaski, TN 38478

Phone: (931) 363-9868
2013-2014 Tuition
tuition and fees
Aug. 1
application deadline

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U.S. News Rankings

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U.S. News rank Category Name
#60 Overall Score: 43 out of 100. Regional Colleges (South)

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Martin Methodist College is a private institution that was founded in 1870. It has a rural setting and the campus size is 55 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Martin Methodist College's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (South), 60. Its tuition and fees are $22,172 (2013-14).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

For the faculty and staff at Martin Methodist College, all efforts ultimately focus on nurturing individual student success. The small campus -- located in the historic residential district of Pulaski, Tenn. -- takes on a unique persona with a 700-student enrollment that includes 11% international students and 60% first-generation college students. Faith and learning blend seamlessly but intentionally at this United Methodist Church-connected institution, which features the innovative Center for Church Leadership and is a national leader in the NAIA's Champions of Character initiative. An ambitious plan for MMC's growth has begun as well, with both program and facility expansion underway.

General Information

School type private, coed college
Year founded 1870
Religious affiliation Methodist
Academic calendar semester
Setting rural
2012 Endowment N/A


When applying to Martin Methodist College, it's important to note the application deadline is August 1. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 1. The application fee at Martin Methodist College is $30. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 94.6 percent.

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Selectivity less selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 94.6% 4
Application deadline August 1
SAT/ACT scores must be received by August 1

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Academic Life

The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 55 percent.

Class sizes N/A
Student-faculty ratio N/A 4
4-year graduation rate N/A
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
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Student Life

Martin Methodist College is part of the NAIA athletic conference.

Total enrollment N/A
Student gender distribution N/A
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association NAIA

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Campus Info & Services

Martin Methodist College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring. Martin Methodist College also offers campus safety and security services like lighted pathways/sidewalks and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Martin Methodist College, 88 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Martin Methodist College.

Students who have cars on campus 88%
Health insurance offered No

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Paying for School

At Martin Methodist College, 61.8 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $10,212.

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Tuition and fees $22,172 (2013-14)
Room and board $8,200 (2013-14)
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* Overview details based on 2012 data

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