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York College

1125 E 8th St, York, NE

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  • Phone: (402) 363-5627

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  • Phone: (402) 363-5624

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York College, a nonprofit private institution, offers a large number of educational opportunities, allowing students to choose which major is right for them. Located in York, NE, the school offers a rural setting for students to study in. The school maintains a Churches of Christ affiliation, which is evident in the role it plays in program curriculums and daily life at the school. York College, with only around 480 students enrolled, provides a low student to teacher ratio and hands on instruction as part of its commitment to students.

Areas of study offered at York College include:

  • Business And Marketing Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences
  • Psychology
  • History
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature

To be considered for admissions, applicants may be required to fill out an application, write a personal statement, and submit school records, which are then reviewed by the admissions office. Most students accepted to this school earn an SAT score within the range of 860 - 1100, or an ACT score in a range of 18 - 24. This school has an admissions rate of about 84% of which only 29% chose to attend.

Tuition is approximately $17,000 for the year, though it may vary based on any number of circumstances. Students should check the school's price of attendance calculator to determine cost. Housing may be available for students that want to live on-campus at an estimated cost of $3,100 each year. Financial aid may be provided to students that meet the required requirements in the form of loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.

The York College "Panthers" compete in a number of intercollegiate sports through participation in the NAIA. Athletic programs available may include but not limited to:

  • Baseball (NAIA Division II)
  • Basketball (NAIA Division II)
  • Soccer (NAIA Division II)
  • Softball (NAIA Division II)

Students can visit the website to get a complete list of areas of study, student services, and more that is available at this school.

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Admission Requirements & Details

The admission details below may provide a better idea of the applicants York College accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, SAT/ACT scores of accepted students, as well as any AP credits that may be transferred. This information can be used to see your chances of getting accepted to York College.

Admission Requirements & Recommendations

  • High School G.P.A. and School Records are Required
  • High School Academic Ranking are Required
  • Letters of Recommendation are Recommended
  • SAT or ACT Test Scores are Required
  • TOEFL for ESL Students are Recommended

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Admissions Test Scores - SAT Exam, ACT Exam, etc...

ACT ® scores for students that were accepted Fall 2011

 Score Range (25th to 75th Percentile)
ACT ® English16 - 24
ACT ® Math16 - 23
ACT ® Composite Score18 - 24

Acceptance Rate Table

We have provided a table below which represents your chances of getting into York College.

 Number (Percentage)
Granted Admissions407 (84%)
Accepted Students That Enrolled116 (29%)

Student Enrollment

The total student enrollment at York College is about 480.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • The estimated tuition range is around $14,000-$17,000 per year
  • Per unit charges are around $610 for part time students

Financial Aid Details

The financial aid table below details the types of financial aid, along with the percent of students receiving aid, and on average the amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid98%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships98%$8,389
Receiving Student Loans79%$7,449

Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 10%.

Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To support students and graduates, York College may provide student services like those listed below:

  • Online classes
  • Remedial courses
  • Counseling assistance
  • Employing students to lower education costs
  • Employment search assistance

Graduation Rates

York College has an overall graduation rate which is around 43%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years10%
Graduating in 5 Years17%
Graduating in 6 Years3%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Education Program
    • * Accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (since 2005)

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)

Business and Marketing Studies

Liberal Arts and Sciences




  • Elementary Education (B)
  • Physical Education (B)
  • English and Language Arts Teacher Education (B)
  • Middle School Education (B)
  • Mathematics Teacher Education (B)
  • History Teacher Education (B)
  • Psychology Teacher Education
  • Science Teacher Education
  • Reading Teacher Education
  • Special Education
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Social Science Teacher Education
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Speech Teacher Education
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Business Teacher Education

English Language and Literature

Visual and Performing Arts

  • Voice and Opera (B)

Theology and Religious Vocations

  • Biblical Studies (B)
  • Youth Ministry (B)

Security and Protective Services

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Physical Sciences

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Mathematics and Statistics

Communications and Journalism

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