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Hesston Students/Student Profile (Fall 2020)

Hesston College enrollment by state, fall 2020

Home countries of International students

Albania
5
Korea, Republic of
4
Australia
1
Kosovo, Republic of
1
Bahamas
2
Myanmar
1
Congo, Democratic Republic of
1
Nepal
1
Dominican Republic
1
New Zealand
1
Ethiopia
1
Nigeria
1
Haiti
1
Poland
1
Honduras
2
Rwanda
2
Indonesia
3
El Salvador
1
Italy
1
Spain
1
Japan
14
Taiwan
2

Other statistics

Total Enrollment:
363 students
Kansas:
52.6%
Other U.S. states and territories:
33.6%
International:
13.8%
Mennonite Students:
18.9%
White Students:
57.8%
Hispanic Students:
14.9%
Non-resident Alien Students:
13.5%
Black or African American Students:
5.5%
Students of two or more races:
3.9%
Asian Students:
2.5%
American Indian or Alaska Native Students:
1.1%
Other Students:
0.8%
Student-Faculty ratio:
9 to 1
On-campus (residential) students:
71.4%
Women:
58.4%
Men:
41.6%
Average High School GPA:
3.325
Average ACT score:
20.9
Average SAT score:
1105

Classrooms, technology, student support and academic policies

Costs and financial aid

Cost to attend Hesston College
Textbook costs
Financial aid resources
Code of Conduct for Hesston College Financial Aid

Loan default rate – Hesston College’s loan default rate for the 2016 three-year cohort (the most recent available cohort) is 5.8%

Campus life, safety and security

Policies, procedures and notifications

Student Outcomes

  • Graduation rate
  • Retention rate – Retention rates for the U.S. Department of Education, as reported through IPEDS, measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who are seeking bachelor’s degrees who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall. The retention rate for those entering Hesston College in the fall of 2018 was 85 percent.

    Hesston College also measures retention rates for both the new student cohort and all students together, regardless of enrollment status or degree sought, from one fall to the following fall. The retention rates for those groups over the past three years are reported here.

    Retention New Student Cohort All Students
    Fall 2019 to Fall 2020 70.9% 69.6%
    Fall 2018 to Fall 2019 75.7% 70.7%
    Fall 2017 to Fall 2018 72.6% 75.9%
  • Nursing – NCLEX pass rate
      2018 2019 2020
    1st time pass rate 80.85% 74.36% 90.9%
    All attempts (1st time and repeats) 100% 92.31% pending 100%
  • Nursing – BSN program completion rate
    • 2018: 89.09%
    • 2019: 83.33%
    • 2020: 88.0% pending

    Formula Used: Number of graduates divided by all potential graduates for a given graduating class over a 150% timeframe (excluding students who withdraw for personal reasons).

  • Nursing – job placement rate
    • 2018: 100% for May 2018 BSN graduates
    • 2019: 100% for May 2019 BSN graduates
    • 2020: 93.18% for May 2020 BSN graduates pending

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