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McPherson College

McPherson, KS 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate85%
Acceptance Rate85%

Mcpherson College Academics

McPherson College requires a minimum of 124 credit hours to complete a bachelor's degree.

There is no accelarated degree program at Mcpherson College, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Mcpherson College accepts transfer credits. Additionally, Mcpherson College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

NOTE: Around 52% of students who start college at Mcpherson College complete all the credits required within six years.

Mcpherson College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program X
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted X
IB Credits Accepted Unknown
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Mcpherson College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

Which Courses Are Required At Mcpherson College?

Mcpherson College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement

Students do not have to take a computer class.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math true
Science true
Computer No

Reminder: Check with Mcpherson College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Mcpherson College

When choosing a major, Mcpherson College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Mcpherson College.

Student Designed Majors

Mcpherson College allows students to design their own major, if desired. If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, designing their own major is a great alternative.

Senior Projects

Mcpherson College does not require students to complete a senior project.

Double Majoring at Mcpherson College

Mcpherson College offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Declaring a double major may mean taking more courses, but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.

Frequently Asked Questions About McPherson College

Does Mcpherson College Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

✅ Mcpherson College offers services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does Mcpherson College Offer Online Classes?

❌ Mcpherson College does not have distance learning options or fully-online programs, so students must be able to attend classes on-campus.

Does Mcpherson College Offer Credit for AP Classes?

❌ Mcpherson College does not offer credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken during high school.

Does Mcpherson College Have An Honors Program?

❌ Mcpherson College does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.

Does Mcpherson College Require Internships?

❌ Students at Mcpherson College are not required to complete an internship as a graduation requirement.

Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job. While Mcpherson College does not require internships for students of any major, internships are a great way to get work experience, discover career paths that might fit you, or rule out ones that don't.

Additional Information About McPherson College

McPherson College Library

The main library on campus is the Miller Library and there are no other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Mcpherson College

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

Mcpherson College does not have any dual degree programs available for students.


Does Mcpherson College have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Mcpherson College does not have any ROTC programs.

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Application Deadline

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