Central Christian College

1200 S Main St, McPherson, United States
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Overview of Central Christian College

About this school

Central Christian, founded in 1884, is a private, church-affiliated college. Its 15-acre campus is located in McPherson, 50 miles from Wichita.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:466
    • Men:238 (51.1%)
    • Women:228 (48.9%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Central Christian College of Kansas is minimally difficult: most freshmen were not in the top 50% of their high school class and scored somewhat below 1010 on the SAT I or below 19 on the ACT; up to 95% of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
2
-
Science
2
-
Foreign Language
-
-
Social Studies
2
-
History
1
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
Not reported
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Not reported
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
Not reported

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
1200 South Main|PO Box 1403
City, State, Zip
McPherson, KS  67460-5799
Phone
(620) 241-0723 x337
Fax
(620) 241-6032
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$20
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Recommended for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
2 required for all freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
99% of 402 applicants were admitted
Women
Not reported
Men
Not reported

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
Not reported
Women
40 admitted students enrolled
Men
57 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.27
375 And Above
24%
3.50 - 3.74
18%
3.25 - 3.49
22%
3.00 - 3.24
15%
2.50 - 2.99
11%
2.00 - 2.49
10%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
Sat Critical Reading
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
21 average |19-25 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
3%
• Score 24 - 29
24%
• Score 18 - 23
53%
• Score 12 - 17
20%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $28,330 (72.41820040899796%)
  • Room & Board: - $8,220 (21.012269938650306%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,500 (3.834355828220859%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $1,070 (2.735173824130879%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Central Christian College of Kansas accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 001908
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
74 (87.1%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
66 (89.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
66 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
12 (18.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
78%
Average Award
$13,067
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 36 (54.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,354
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 51 (77.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,472
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 65 (98.5%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
17 (20.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,039

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
267 (87.8%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
244 (91.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
244 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
57 (23.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
75%
Average Award
$13,423
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 142 (58.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,383
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 200 (82.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,024
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 219 (89.8%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
53 (17.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,284

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
73%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$20,000
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
9.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
English, Religion/Biblical Studies
Creative Arts/Performance
Music, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Junior Miss, Leadership, Memberships, Religious Involvement
Special Characteristics
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Relatives of Clergy, Twins

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,000

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


4-1-4

Summer Session


Not offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


19

Part-Time Faculty


27

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


9%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 75% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 17% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 5% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 2% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 1% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • Not reported

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
-

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
28
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Central Christian College of Kansas provides speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


72.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


40.7%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


41.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (44)


  • Accounting
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Acting
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Bible/Biblical Studies
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Divinity/Ministry
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • History Teacher Education
  • History, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Mathematics, General
  • Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Natural Sciences
  • Pastoral Studies/Counseling
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Pharmacy Studies
  • Pre-Theology/Pre-Ministerial Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Religious/Sacred Music
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Sociology
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Youth Ministry
  • Zoology/Animal Biology

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Not reported

Special Programs


Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Theology and religious vocations, Liberal arts/general studies

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Not reported

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


13,218

Nearest Metropolitan Area


16 acres

Environment


Small town/city

Campus Size


Weather


Temperature
18 average low in January, 82 average high in September
Rain
29 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
50 miles from campus in Wichita
Nearest Bus Station
60 miles from campus in Wichita
Nearest Train Station
30 miles from campus in Newton

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


85% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Students required to live on campus through senior year

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


13%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Not available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Not available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Not available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Not available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, National Christian College Athletic Association
Mascot
Tiger
School Colors
Blue and gold

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, football, soccer, softball, table tennis, track and field, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Central Christian College of Kansas offers choral groups, drama theatre, student newspaper, student government, outreach central, student activities committee, social awareness board, phi beta lambda business club

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


328

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
466
Women
228
Men
238

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • Not reported

International Students


Not reported

Average Age


22

Number of Graduate Students


Not reported

Student Resources

Study resources