813
Students
Financial aid thermometer
23,786
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
66
66%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

Pfeiffer University is a Comprehensive institution located in Misenheimer, NC, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 960
Misenheimer, NC  28109-0960
United States

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Management Information Systems Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
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Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Premedical Studies Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
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Religious/sacred Music Checkmark
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Fine And Studio Arts Management Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,860
Applied
1,228
Accepted
813
Enrolled
66%
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Female Admissions

982
Females Applied
672
Females Accepted
68%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

878
Males Applied
556
Males Accepted
63%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

3.16
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs 2 recommendations
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 2
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 460 560
SAT Math 450 540
ACT Composite 19 16 22

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

29,200
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Fees

1,034
Full-time student fees
11,226
Room & board
5,924
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

23,786
Avg. Financial Aid Package
21,854
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
11,855
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,795
Avg. Loan Aid
12,602
Avg. Grant Aid
20,281
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
72%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
15%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

813
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
19%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.77%
Black or African American 23.49%
White or Caucasian 62.61%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.49%
Asian 1.11%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.25%
Two or more races 2.95%
Other 0.37%

Gender

Male (48.09%)
Female (51.91%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 59%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Winterfest and Aprilfest

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Religious Life Council, Commuter Student Association, Programming Activities Council and Residence Hall Association

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Division 2 Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Division 2 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 2 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 2 Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Division 2 Checkmark
Tennis Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Division 2 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 2 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 2 Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Swimming And Diving No Division 2 Checkmark
Tennis Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Water Polo Checkmark No No

Faculty

126
Total Faculty
12:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 81
Part-time - 45
Male - 61
Female - 65