MacMurray College

Jacksonville, IL

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MacMurray College

MacMurray College Student Essentials

MacMurray College Student Essentials
Region: Midwest
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: United Methodist
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Highlanders
Website: www.mac.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $19,900
Out-of-State Tuition: $19,900
Retention Rate: 68%
Enrollment: 602
Year Established: 1846

About MacMurray College

MacMurray College is a small, private college in Jacksonville, Illinois. In addition to its friendly and personal community, which affords extensive interaction among students and between students and faculty, MacMurray College offers bachelor’s degrees in preparation for a range of professions.

Special degrees for adults and seniors and a range of scholarship opportunities are also available. Academics at MacMurray College are offered in:
*Accounting
*Business Administration
*Deaf Education
*Secondary Education
*Special Education
*Nursing
*Social Work

There are also a substantial number of pre-professional programs, including:
*Pre-Art Therapy
*Pre-Dentistry
*Pre-Occupational Therapy
*Pre-Veterinary Medicine

Student life provides lots of enjoyable and enriching activities. An inter-faith religious community gives Christian, Muslim and Jewish students the chance to join organizations dedicated to their faith. There are also student clubs and groups, which include everything from radio theatre to environmental activities to community service.

Admissions requirements for first-time freshmen include a high school diploma or GED, submission of ACT or SAT scores and an application. Senior citizens who are interested in attending need only fill out an application for admission.

MacMurray also has transfer agreements with a number of community colleges, and its website features guidebooks on application procedures for students from these schools.

Financial aid comes in all forms. In addition to scholarships based on academic merit and other factors, eligible students may receive loans, grants and work-study awards. Veteran’s benefits and reduced tuition for seniors are also available.

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MacMurray College Map & Location

MacMurray College
447 East College Avenue
Jacksonville, IL 62650


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Getting Around MacMurray College

Walkability

Limited walkability. We recommend using a car for this area.

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Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Jacksonville, IL

Winter
Dec
39
21
Jan
35
17
Feb
41
21
Spring
Mar
52
29
Apr
65
40
May
74
50
Summer
Jun
83
59
Jul
87
63
Aug
85
61
Fall
Sep
79
52
Oct
67
41
Nov
53
32

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 602
Freshman Class 146
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 602

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 4%
  • African American: 16%
  • Caucasian: 73%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 7%
Latino 4%
African American 16%
Caucasian 73%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Unknown and Other 7%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 100%
Part-Time 0%
Women 51%
Men 49%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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