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Evangel University Data & Information Overview

Want the scoop on Evangel University? We've put together a comprehensive report on the school that covers what majors Evangel offers, how the school ranks, 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?

2020 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 12 badges in the 2020 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is education.

Overall Quality

Evangel is ranked #1,079 out of 1,727 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2020 Best Colleges list.

Evangel also holds the #28 spot on the Best Colleges in Missouri ranking.

See all of the rankings for Evangel University.

Is It Hard to Get Into Evangel?

Acceptance Rate

With an acceptance rate of 99%, Evangel University is easier to get into than many other schools. But that doesn't mean you can slack off on your application. Make sure to treat this school like any other when submitting requested materials and documents.

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

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Evangel University is 53%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  53 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 1,631 undergraduates at Evangel with 1,461 being full-time and 170 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 72.27 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  72.27 out of 100
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How Much Does Evangel University Cost?

The overall average net price of Evangel is $21,004. 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 +
$17,900 $18,951 $20,705 $22,292 $23,059

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

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Evangel, approximately 98% of students took out student loans averaging $6,907 a year. That adds up to $27,628 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Evangel is 6.1%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Evangel Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Evangel make about $35,800 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. Unfortunately, this is 12% less that the average college graduate's salary of $40,800 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 located in Springfield, Missouri. Springfield is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

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Location of Evangel University

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 2017-2018 academic year, students from 47 majors graduated from Evangel University. Of these students, 386 received undergraduate degrees and 122 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 48 $34,400
Teacher Education Grade Specific 38 $31,900
General Psychology 21 $18,800
Teacher Education Subject Specific 14 $31,500

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

Online Learning at Evangel

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

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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