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Pfeiffer University

Misenheimer, NC 4-Year Private

About Pfeiffer University

Pfeiffer University is a private, religous school located in the rural setting of Misenheimer, NC, less than an hour from Charlotte.

Founded in 1885, the institution currently enrolls around 1,277 students a year, including 899 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

As of 2021, the total market value of the school endowment was $15,252,892. For each full-time student, Pfeiffer University spends about $8,468.

Admissions Facts About Pfeiffer University

Acceptance rate: 0%

Mean ACT score: 20

Mean SAT score: 1020

Early Decision or Early Action: /No

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

What is Pfeiffer University's acceptance rate?

Pfeiffer University is a moderately difficult school to get accepted to. Around 0 percent of all applicants are admitted to Pfeiffer University each year.

Admitted students have a mean score of 1020 on the SAT. The mean ACT scores is 20.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 students were ultimating offered a spot off the waitlist.

Is Pfeiffer University a good school?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. There are a few statistics that can give you a good idea of how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its students.

Retention, graduation, and job placement statistics all give valuable information about the quality of the student experience, before and after graduation.

Retention and graduation rates

About 58 percent of students who start at Pfeiffer University come back for their second year of college. Out of the 232 students who started at Pfeiffer University as first-time freshman, 89 graduate within four years.

Pfeiffer University's six-year graduation for undergrads is 44 percent. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61 percent for public schools, and 67 percent for private, non-profit schools.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Based on this information, how does Pfeiffer University sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So the real question to ask yourself: is Pfeiffer University a good school for YOU?

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College Info

PO Box 960 Misenheimer, NC 28109-0960

Campus Setting: Rural

Pfeiffer University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Pfeiffer University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Pfeiffer University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Pfeiffer University ACT Scores

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ACT Range

16 - 23

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

23 and Above

Good

16 to 23

Avg

16 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Pfeiffer University is 20. Students with an ACT score of 23 and above have a good chance of getting into Pfeiffer University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 16 and 23 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 16 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Pfeiffer University SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

900 - 1140

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Math SAT Range

450 - 570

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Reading SAT Range

460 - 570

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1140 and Above

Good

900 to 1140

Avg

900 and Less

Low

SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Pfeiffer University students is 1020. Applicants with SAT scores of 1140 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Pfeiffer University, while applicants with SAT scores between 900 to 1140 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 900 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Pfeiffer University.

Pfeiffer University Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$45,240

In State

$45,240

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$30,500
$30,500
Fees
$1,290
$1,290
Housing
$11,950
$11,950
Books
$1,500
$1,500

Student Life

Wondering what life at Pfeiffer University is like? There are approximately 1,277 students enrolled at Pfeiffer University, including 899 undergraduate students and 378 graduate students. 93% percent of students attend school full-time, 86% percent are from NC and 14% percent of students are from other states.

93%

Full Time

7%

Part Time

86%

In State

14%

Out-of-State

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,277

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

Unknown

Tuition and Fees

In State

$31,790

Out-of-State

$31,790

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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