Cottey College

#5751 / #1571
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School
American private women's college

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About Cottey College

According to Wikipedia, Cottey College is a private women's college in Nevada, Missouri. It was founded by Virginia Alice Stockard in 1884. Since 1927 it has been owned and supported by the P.E.O. Sisterhood, a philanthropic women's organization based on Des Moines, Iowa. It was founded as a preparatory school for girls and women, and by 1932 was a two-year liberal arts college. In 2011 it achieved accreditation as a four-year baccalaureate-granting college.

Cottey College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
555 61% 54% 1075 21

How Much Does Cottey College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $17,119
30K - 48K $18,638
48K - 75K $16,577
75K - 110K $21,395
110K+ $22,236

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Cottey College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Cottey College, then you can expect to earn an average of $34,700 per year.

Cottey College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads
266 266

Where is Cottey College?

Cottey College is located at 1000 W Austin, Nevada MO 64772

How Safe is Cottey College?

Nevada has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Cottey College Known For?

Cottey College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Cottey College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Cottey College's Most Influential Alumni?

Cottey College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Education, Philosophy, and History. Here are some of Cottey College's most famous alumni:

Judith McCulloh
An American folklorist.
Dora Dougherty Strother
Dora Dougherty Strother
An American military pilot.
Judith P. Morgan
A Canadian painter.
Marilyn Harris
Marilyn Harris
An American writer .
Jetta Carleton
An American writer.
Mary Daggett Lake
Mary Daggett Lake
An American historian, botanist, and educator.
Cindy Acree
An American politician.

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