Coe College

1220 1st Ave NE, Cedar Rapids, United States
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Overview of Coe College

About this school

Coe, founded in 1851, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 55-acre campus is located a mile from downtown Cedar Rapids.
  • Website


    www.coe.edu/
  • Coeducational


    Yes

  • Graduate Students


    Not reported

  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:1,394
    • Men:612 (43.9%)
    • Women:782 (56.1%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Coe College is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer 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
-
3
Science
-
3
Foreign Language
-
2
Social Studies
-
3
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
2

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
March 1
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
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
1220 1st Avenue, NE
City, State, Zip
Cedar Rapids, IA  52402-5092
Phone
(319) 399-8500
Fax
(319) 399-8816
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
March 1
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
March 15
Accept Offer Of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
November 15
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
December 10
Early Action Notification
Not reported

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
1 required for all freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not 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
56% of 7,002 applicants were admitted
Women
57% of 4,341 applicants were admitted
Men
55% of 2,661 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
450 (11%) of 3,937 admitted students enrolled
Women
241 (10%) of 2,482 admitted students enrolled
Men
209 (14%) of 1,455 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.60
375 And Above
44%
3.50 - 3.74
19%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
13%
2.50 - 2.99
8%
2.00 - 2.49
1%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
540-678 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
18%
• Score 600 - 700
28%
• Score 500 - 600
53%
• Score 400 - 500
3%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
533-648 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
18%
• Score 600 - 700
25%
• Score 500 - 600
45%
• Score 400 - 500
13%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
25 average |22-28 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
42%
• Score 24 - 29
44%
• Score 18 - 23
14%
• Score 12 - 17
0%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $45,000 (79.57559681697613%)
  • Room & Board: - $9,480 (16.76392572944297%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,000 (1.7683465959328029%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $1,070 (1.892130857648099%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Coe College 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 December 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 001854
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
377 (94.3%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
345 (91.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
345 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
72 (20.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
85%
Average Award
$37,433
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 345 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $33,284
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 281 (81.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,093
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 55 (15.9%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
54 (13.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $26,569

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
1,197 (88.7%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
1,116 (93.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,116 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
229 (20.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
84%
Average Award
$35,630
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,116 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $30,679
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 904 (81.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,111
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 172 (15.4%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
223 (16.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $25,052

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
81%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$36,022
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
16.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, ROTC Scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts, Creative Writing, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Educators, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, International Students, Members of Minorities, Religious Affiliation, Siblings of Current Students, Veterans, Veterans' Children

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,706

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Other

Summer Session


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


101

Part-Time Faculty


76

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


52%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 24% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 48% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 21% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 5% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 1% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 1% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 33% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 63% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 4% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

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
532,292

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
450
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Not Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Coe College provides wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


81.3%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


60.9%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


68.1%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


68.1%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (68)


  • Accounting
  • Acting
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Architecture
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Science
  • Creative Writing
  • Directing and Theatrical Production
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • French Studies
  • German Language and Literature
  • German Studies
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other
  • History, General
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Mathematics, General
  • Molecular Biology
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Painting
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physical Sciences
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Relations/Image Management
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Spanish and Iberian Studies
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


No online degree programs

Special Programs


Student-designed major, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Biological/life sciences, Psychology

Online Degrees


Engineering, public health with University of Iowa; law with University of Iowa

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Not reported

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


128,429

Nearest Metropolitan Area


53 acres

Environment


Urban environment

Campus Size


Weather


Temperature
7.7 average low in January, 78.4 average high in September
Rain
108 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
10 mile(s) from campus in Cedar Rapids
Nearest Bus Station
3 mile(s) from campus in Cedar Rapids
Nearest Train Station
60 mile(s) from campus in Mt. Pleasant

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


86% 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


14%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Kohawk
School Colors
Crimson and gold

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Football
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Football
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
lacrosse, rock climbing, soccer, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Coe College offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, multicultural fusion, coe alliance, student senate, habitat for humanity, international club

Sororities


25% of women participate

Fraternities


25% of men participate

ROTC


Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


1,369

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
1,394
Women
782
Men
612

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 3.8% Asian
  • 8.2% Black/African-American
  • 10.7% Hispanic/Latino
  • 3.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 70.1% White
  • 3.4% Unknown

International Students


2.3% from 20 countries

Average Age


20

Number of Graduate Students


Not reported

Student Resources

Study resources