265
Students
Financial aid thermometer
20,620
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
64
64%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Cottey College is a 2-year institution located in Nevada, MO, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1000 West Austin Boulevard
Nevada, MO  64772
United States
Contact Mrs. Angela Moore
Enrollment Office
Email: amoore@cottey.edu
Phone: 417-667-8181
Fax: 417-667-8103

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, And Group Studies Related Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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International Business/trade/commerce Checkmark
Organizational Leadership Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Biological And Physical Sciences Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Criminology Checkmark
International Relations And Affairs Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Fine/studio Arts Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

525
Applied
338
Accepted
265
Enrolled
64%

Applying

20
Application Fee
3.4
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
One recommendation
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 2.6
Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 531 470 590
SAT Math 510 430 570
ACT Composite 22 19 23

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

19,900
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Fees

1,250
Full-time student fees
7,700
Room & board
4,200
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

20,620
Avg. Financial Aid Package
20,204
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
21,350
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,241
Avg. Loan Aid
14,729
Avg. Grant Aid
16,929
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
84%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
34%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

265
Total undergrad students
15%
International Students
85%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.3%
Black or African American 4.53%
White or Caucasian 67.17%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.51%
Asian 0.38%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.38%
Two or more races 4.91%

Gender

Male (0%)
Female (100%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 90%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
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Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Hanging of the Greens and Assessment Day

Student Services

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Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Inter-Society, Golden Key, French Club, Student Government and Global Citizens

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No No No
Cross-country Running No No No
Golf No No No
Softball No No No
Track And Field No No No
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball No Checkmark Checkmark
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Volleyball No Checkmark Checkmark

Faculty

52
Total Faculty
7:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 41
Part-time - 11
Male - 17
Female - 35