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Founded in 1884, Cottey College. is a college. Located in Missouri, which is a city setting in Missouri, the campus itself is Town. The campus is home to 288 full time undergraduate students, and 0 full time graduate students.
The Cottey College Academic calendar runs on a Semester basis. In the school year the student to faculty ratio was 8:1. There are 37 full time instructional teachers. Degrees awarded at Cottey College include: Bachelor's Degree, Masters Degree, Post-master's certificate, Doctor's degree.
Admissions at are considered Selective, with ,3% of all applicants being admitted.
In the school year, of the students who applied to the school, only 27 of those who were admitted eventually ended up enrolling.
0% of incoming freshmen are in the top half of their high school class. 0% were in the top quarter, and 0% were in the top tenth. You can apply online.
We asked, and students answered these important questions about student life at Cottey College.
6 Students rated on-campus housing 4.5 stars. 50 % gave the school a 5.0.
5 Students rated off-campus housing 2.7 stars. 0 % gave the school a 5.0.
6 Students rated campus food 4.3 stars. 67 % gave the school a 5.0.
6 Students rated campus facilities 4.5 stars. 67 % gave the school a 5.0.
5 Students rated class size 4.6 stars. 60 % gave the school a 5.0.
6 Students rated school activities 4 stars. 50 % gave the school a 5.0.
6 Students rated local services 3.8 stars. 33 % gave the school a 5.0.
6 Students rated academics 4.5 stars. 67 % gave the school a 5.0.
7 Students rated Cottey College
Cottey's academics are absolutely phenomenal. The class sizes are small, and you get to truly know your professors and your professors also want to learn about you. It is a small campus, so it's very quick and easy to get around; it's hard to get lost. The food is also incredible!
It is a great community and the students are amazing but administration needs work, there are been new hires for many positions and are often unhelpful or care more about the college than the student which was not what cottey has been know for. I am a legacy so I came in expecting the reputation of cottey to still be intact which it is not as much anymore. Professors are hit and miss, but there are some amazing ones, it is a really small community and new professors have a hard times acclimating to the intimate culture between professors and students. The college is still in growing pains, in their transition from a 2 year college to a 4 year university and that is felt and seen unfortunately. Last note amazing international student community which makes classes much more interesting, like when you're learning about issues in developing countries and you have classmates from Africa, Middle East, Asia, etc.
The environment is warm and inviting. The school focuses on women's' achievement. The teachers are always there to help with anything. Any question asked will be answered and any request will be filled to its best. Student are always friendly and staff knows exactly how to help. The food is amazing and dorm life works without any trouble.
Academic wise, it is a fantastic school. Your teachers are always available and willing to help. Making friends is very easy, and there are tons of things to do. The community is very involved in helping and being there for the students with job opportunities, homes to stay in during break, and just supporting the school in general.
The fall 2020 acceptance rate for Cottey College is 68%. That means, out of _____ applications received in 2020 , _____ students were offered admission. The number of males who applied was _____ vs the number of females which was _____.
I would tell myself that college is very important so do your best in high school because colleges look at the grades you have. Also to cherish every moment that you had in high school because you will not always have the same experiences ever again.
There are loving people that care soo much about me and my life.
Honestly, there really isn't anything bad about my school. The class rooms are small with few students, professors are willing to help each student individually and the school is located in a small town, so there aren't any temptations of a big city.
The kind of person that should attend this school is one that works hard and is dedicated to having a great education. Cottey College is a all womens private associate college that is all about giving women the opportunity to have a great job.
My school is best known for being a private, liberal-arts college for women and by women. This college is also known for its perks for students--each student with second-year standing is given the opportunity to travel abroad with their class over spring break.
cottey college is the perfect Environment for all GIRLS. its a small school that focuses on great education.
During the 2011/2012 school year I attended Cottey College on an Academic and Volleyball scholarships. I did know that Cottey was a private, all-girls school, and I think that Cottey's aim of women helping other women is great. However, I felt that Cottey was just like a giant sorority, and I was not comfortable with all the traditions, etc. The curriculum at Cottey is extremely tough; I didn't feel that my high school had prepared me enough for some of my classes. I would recommend Cottey to academic achievers.
The bottom line: women wanting to be only a number in college and who are uninterested to take an active role in life need not apply. Cottey challenges students, and women unwilling to open themselves up, explore their options and recognize their value in the world have no place at Cottey College. Students looking for the "typical college experience" may also be disappointed. Those wanting to change the world, however, find their home at Cottey College.
I think the most frustrating thing about Cottey is all of the false advertisment that you get as a perspective student. All I heard about before I came here was how incredible the education you recive is, and how great the staff are, and much more. Most true or at least mostly true, but I wish the school would just sell its as it is a unquie small school with tons of personality, rather than trying to make seem like something it isn't.
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All students must apply yearly for financial aid. This process starts with the FAFSA.
Though financial aid deadlines vary by school, it is a good idea to apply as soon as possible. For the upcoming school year, you can apply as early as October 1 for the FAFSA. Additional school aid will be dependent on the FAFSA results.
100% of students
attending Cottey College receive some sort of financial aid.
47% were awarded federal grants.
While 63% received federal loans.
Many students do also need to apply for additional private student loans.
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