Hendrix College is a liberal arts college that offers an undergraduate education and helps students in developing important skills useful in pursuit of graduate education or employment. A liberal arts curriculum exposes students to a variety of topics and subjects. The school is located in Conway, AR, which is a predominantly rural area. The United Methodist affiliation at the school is an important part of the history, education and vision that defines the school. Over a thousand students enroll at Hendrix College yearly.
Areas of study available at Hendrix College include:
- Biological And Biomedical Sciences
- English Language And Literature
- Social Sciences
Students applying for admission are generally asked to submit an application, school records, standardized test scores and any requested personal statements, which will then be reviewed by the school. Students may take either the SAT or ACT exam scores to be considered for admissions to this school. A score between 1130 to 1360 on the SAT, or 27 to 32 for the ACT is common among accepted students. This school has an admissions rate of 83 percent of which only 30 percent chose to enroll. More information on admissions can be found at hendrix.edu.
The cost of tuition is close to $36,000 for the year. Tuition prices may change for any number of reasons, and therefore students should use the school's tuition calculator to identify their costs. The cost of on-campus housing is around $5,500 per year. Students at this school may qualify for aid which is typically loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.
The Hendrix College Warriors participate in a number of athletic programs, overseen by the NCAA. Athletic programs available include:
- Baseball (NCAA Division III)
- Basketball (NCAA Division III)
- Field Hockey (NCAA Division III)
Students should visit the school's http://www.hendrix.edu to view additional information.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admissions information below may provide a better idea of the students Hendrix College accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP or college credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- AP Course Credits
The total student enrollment at Hendrix College is about 1,300, with undergraduate students making up about 99% 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 $41,000-$49,000 per year
- The estimated tuition for part time students is around $1,300 to $1,500 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table listed below helps break down the types of financial aid students receive and the percent receiving aid, as well as the average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||100%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||100%||$29,208|
|Receiving Student Loans||55%||$7,515|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and recent graduates, Hendrix College may offer services to students like those listed below:
- Counseling assistance
- Work study style employment
- Helping students find work after graduation
The overall graduation rate of Hendrix College is around 70%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||63%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||5%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||2%|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Music Program
- * Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation (since 1939)
- Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Education Program
- * Accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (since 1972)
Hendrix College is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports being in the NCAA Division III (without football) classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Baseball (368)
- Basketball (368)
- Field Hockey
- Swimming and Diving
- Track and Field, Outdoor
- Track and Field, X-Country
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 Hendrix College 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
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Ethnic Cultural and Gender Studies
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources and Conservation
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Visual and Performing Arts
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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 Hendrix College for official up-to-date information.