Morris College

Sumter, SC

Morris College

Sumter, SC

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Tuition & Fees

$14,980

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

41%

male

59%

female

13

students

1

faculty

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Selective

Admissions Data Not Reported

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Private

694

undergraduate students

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Location

School Facts

Founded in 1908, Morris College is a private historically Black Baptist college. Its 34-acre campus is located in Sumter, 45 miles east of Columbia.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 694
Established in 1908
Coeducational Coeducational
Religious affiliation Baptist
Historically Black college/university yes

34-acre campus in Sumter (population: 39,982), 45 miles from Columbia. Served by bus; air serves Columbia; train serves Florence (35 miles). Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Small-medium city

Morris College
100 West College Street
Sumter, SC
29150-3599

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
76%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
94%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
no
Alcohol is not permitted on campus to students of legal age

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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
1%
Top 1/4
5%
Top 1/2
19%
Bottom 1/2
81%
Bottom 1/4
45%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Application fee $20
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Recommended
Application deadline (priority deadline) July 1

Selective

Not Reported

Admissions Factors

Not Reported

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Other
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

90%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Tutors

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Financial Aid

97%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$10,446

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $13,420
Room $2,978
Board $3,694
Additional fees $1,560
Books & supplies $3,000
Total $24,652
Average Financial Aid - $10,446
Total with Avg. Aid $14,206

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $3,378,185
State $1,410,194
Institutional $152,563
Other external $564,637
Total $5,505,579

Non-need-based

Federal $35,000
State
Institutional $15,000
Other external $6,750
Total $56,750

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 803 934-3238
F: 803 775-4217
sangibson@morris.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Softball
Track and field outdoor
Track and field x country
Volleyball

Intramural/Recreational Sports

cheerleading, dance team

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NAIA, Association of Independent Institutions

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Biology Teacher Education.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other.
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling.
Computer and Information Systems Security/Auditing/Information Assurance.
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration.
Criminalistics and Criminal Science.
Elementary Education and Teaching.
English Language and Literature, General.
English/Language Arts Teacher Education.
History, General.
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.
Mass Communication/Media Studies.
Mathematics Teacher Education.
Mathematics, General.
Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Facilities Management, General.
Political Science and Government, General.
Religious Education.
Social Studies Teacher Education.
Sociology, General.
Theology/Theological Studies.

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Business Administration
  2. Criminal Justice
  3. Biology

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Internships

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Business
  • Health Professions
  • Humanities
  • Natural Science
  • Social/Behavioral Science

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other
  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-pharmacy

694

total students

84%

in-state

16%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

100%

694
students

Female
59%
409

Male
41%
285

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

96%

667
students

Female
60%
397

Male
40%
270

4%

27
students

Female
44%
12

Male
56%
15

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Student Break-down

93%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Hispanic/Latino
1%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
< 1%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

24%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.00
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transferred

94

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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