Central Methodist University-College of Graduate and Extended Studies

Fayette, MO 65248
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Central Methodist University-College of Graduate and Extended Studies is one of the fifty-three private, not-for-profit 4-year colleges in Missouri. The campus is located in Fayette town.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 3,999 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 3 freshman students enrolled.

Central Methodist University-College of Graduate and Extended Studies's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $5,400, and fees were $360. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $5,400 and $360 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleDistant Town
Number of Students3,999
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation
United Methodist
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate-

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 36 255
Master's degree 2 9
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 86%

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Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Neither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$210/credit
In State Students$210/credit
Out of State Students$210/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$380/credit
In State Students$380/credit
Out of State Students$380/credit

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $9,450 $9,450 $9,450
ADN 70 $14,700 $14,700 $14,700
BSN 125 $26,250 $26,250 $26,250
FNP 50 $19,000 $19,000 $19,000
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of Central Methodist University-College of Graduate and Extended Studies's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant -- --
Other Federal Grant -- --
State Grant & Scholarships 100% $750
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans -- --
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000--
$30,001 to $48,000--
$48,001 to $75,000--
$75,001 to $110,000--
Over $110,000--

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Ethnic Diversity
Race/ethnicity unknown
Black/African American
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Missouri state board of nursing.
Central Methodist University-College of Graduate and Extended Studies
411 Central Methodist Square
Fayette, MO 65248

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