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Get the facts about Evangel University. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you'll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is Evangel University Ranked?

2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Evangel University was awarded 7 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is education.

Overall Quality

College Factual ranked Evangel as #997 out of 1,715 colleges and universities in the country on its 2021 Best Colleges list.

Out of the 46 colleges in Missouri, Evangel is ranked at #25.

See all of the rankings for Evangel University.

Is It Hard to Get Into Evangel?

Acceptance Rate

Because it has a high acceptance rate of 99%, some consider Evangel to be a safety school. But don't just assume that admittance is in the bag. Make sure to spend enough time on your application so that it is in tip-top shape.

Average Test Scores

About 14% of students accepted to Evangel submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 500 and 630. Math scores were between 460 and 570.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Evangel University  ( 500 to 630 )

SAT Math Scores for Evangel University  ( 460 to 570 )
Evangel received ACT scores from 91% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 19 and 25.

ACT Composite Scores for Evangel University  ( 19 to 25 )

Learn more about Evangel University admissions.

Evangel University Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

With a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1, Evangel University is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Evangel University is 54%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  54 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Evangel University

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 79% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Evangel University enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  79 out of 100

Graduation Rate

When it comes to finishing their studies on time, those seeking a bachelor's degree from Evangel have a four-year graduation rate of 38%. This is comparable to the national average of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  38 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Evangel University.

Good Overall Diversity at Evangel

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,793 undergraduates at Evangel with 1,539 being full-time and 254 being part-time.

Evangel Diversity Score

College Factual computes an overall diversity score for each college and university that takes gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and age into account. Schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest, and those that cater to just one or two student groups are ranked the lowest.

The overall diversity score for Evangel is 78.65 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  78.65 out of 100
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How Much Does Evangel University Cost?

The overall average net price of Evangel is $22,289. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Evangel

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$20,139 $19,178 $22,095 $23,006 $24,865

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Evangel, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Evangel, approximately 97% of students took out student loans averaging $6,929 a year. That adds up to $27,716 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Evangel is 4.6%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Evangel Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Evangel make around $35,800 per year during the early years of their employment. Unfortunately, this is 10% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.


See which majors at Evangel University make the most money.

Location of Evangel University

Evangel University is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Springfield, Missouri. The surrounding area of the school is a good match for students who enjoy city life.

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Contact details for Evangel are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1111 N Glenstone, Springfield, MO 65802-2125
Phone: 417-865-2815

Evangel University Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 51 majors graduated from Evangel University. Of these students, 411 received undergraduate degrees and 124 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Business Administration & Management 50 $34,400
Biblical Studies 46 NA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 26 $31,900
General Psychology 24 $18,800
Teacher Education Subject Specific 20 $31,500
Public Relations & Advertising 17 NA
Marketing 15 NA
General Biology 15 NA
Computer Information Systems 14 NA
Human Services 13 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Evangel University along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Evangel

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 701 students took at least one online class at Evangel University. This is an increase from the 567 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 701 323
2016-2017 567 200
2015-2016 386 137
2014-2015 396 141
2013-2014 285 126

Learn more about online learning at Evangel University.

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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