Central Christian College is a nonprofit private school that has a large number of degree programs available for students to choose from. The school is located in McPherson, Kansas, in a predominantly rural area. The Free Methodist affiliation of this school is an important part of the history, education and mission that defines the school. Central Christian College, with only about 500 students enrolled, offers a low student to teacher ratio and personalized education as part of its commitment to students.
A list of some of the more popular programs offered are:
- General Studies
- Theological and Ministerial Studies
- Liberal Arts
The school has an open enrollment policy, accepting all applicants that meet the requirements for admission. Submission of transcripts, test scores, and admissions essays may be requested for certain programs. More information on admissions can be found at centralchristian.edu.
The cost of undergraduate tuition is close to $20,000, but may change from year to year. Students are encouraged to visit the school's net price calculator to better understand their personal tuition costs. The cost of on-campus housing is estimated to be $3,200 annually. Students attending Central Christian College may qualify for aid which is typically grants and loans.
Central Christian College of Kansas offers several athletic programs overseen by the NAIA. Athletic programs available may include the following:
- Baseball (NAIA Division II)
- Basketball (NAIA Division II)
- Track & Field (NAIA Division II)
- Golf (NAIA Division II)
Students should visit the Central Christian College website to obtain a complete list of programs offered, financial aid details, and more.
Admission Requirements & Details
The information regarding admissions below may provide a better idea of the applicants Central Christian College accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college or dual credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
Central Christian College of Kansas has a total student population of about 1,400, with undergraduate students making up about 100% of the total student population and graduate students making up the rest.
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 $16,000-$19,000 per year
- The estimated tuition for part time students is around $510 to $610 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||96%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||96%||$12,142|
|Receiving Student Loans||73%||$6,898|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and recent graduates, Central Christian College of Kansas may offer services like those listed below:
- Distance learning
- Classes offered on nights and weekends
- Remedial instructional courses
- Academic counseling for students
- Student employment
Central Christian College of Kansas has an overall graduation rate which is close to 50%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||24%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||11%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||1%|
Central Christian College of Kansas is a Member of National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), with many of the sports being in the NAIA Division II classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Baseball (Independent Midwest Region)
- Basketball (Independent Midwest Region)
- Track and Field (Independent Midwest Region)
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.
Get more information about the programs offered by Central Christian College of Kansas by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
English Language and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Security and Protective Services
Theology and Religious Vocations
Transportation and Materials Moving
Visual and Performing Arts
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- Haskell Indian Nations University in Lawrence, KS (137 miles away)
- University of Nebraska at Kearney in Kearney, NE (179 miles away)
- Peru State College in Peru, NE (179 miles away)
- Rogers State University in Claremore, OK (180 miles away)
- University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma in Chickasha, OK (230 miles away)
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Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Central Christian College of Kansas for official up-to-date information.