McMurry University

Overview

Founded in 1923 as a United Methodist institution, McMurry University is a vibrant and comprehensive center of undergraduate education. McMurry has a national reputation for excellence and value through the achievements of its faculty, students and graduates. The University enrolls more than 1,000 students and has an average class size of 16. No graduate assistants teach courses and 77% of our professors have achieved the highest degree in their academic discipline. Offering a diverse academic curriculum students can choose from 45 majors in the arts, business, education and the sciences as well as our pre-professional programs in medicine, dentistry, engineering, law, pharmacy, physical therapy and others. The three-week May Term gives students an opportunity to explore a subject outside their major, and the Servant Leadership Program teaches students about ethics and helps develop leadership qualities. McMurry has 40 clubs and organizations and 20 intercollegiate sports. Students are engaged with the community and average 24,000 hours of annual service. Our beautiful campus is located on 52 acres in Abilene, Texas, a city of over 118,000 friendly people. McMurry is guided by our core values: Christian Faith as the foundation of life, Personal Relationships as the catalyst for life, Learning as the journey of life, Excellence as the goal of life, and Service as the measure of life. Our students are equipped to exceed expectations and go on to make their mark in the world, by leading lives of leadership, service, and professional success.

Location & Contact
Admissions
David Heringer
VP for Enrollment Management
Phone: (915) 793-4720
Email: heringer.david@mcm.edu
Address
S 14th and Sayles Blvd
Abilene, TX 79697
Majors & Degrees
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Natural Resources And Conservation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, Fitness, And Kinesiology
Philosophy And Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Admissions
Common Application Accepted
Yes
Application Fee
Yes
Application Fee Amount
$25
Total Applications
1,372
78%
Admission Rate
Tuition & Fees
Costs
Tuition
$29,100
Room and Board
$9,050
Book Fees
$1,200
Additional Fees
$300
Miscellaneous Fees
$3,200
Total Expenses
$42,850
68%
Tuition
Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid
$21,278
50%
Coverage of total expenses
Student Body
Total Students
1,094
50%
50%
Total Undergraduates
1,087
50%
50%
Total Graduates
7
14%
86%
Varsity Sports
NCAA Division III with football
Men
Baseball
Basketball
All Track Combined
Football
Golf
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Women
Basketball
All Track Combined
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Volleyball
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