Malone College: Narrative Description
Malone College: Narrative Description
MALONE COLLEGE F-11
515 25th St., NW
Canton, OH 44709-3897
Web Site: http://www.malone.edu/
Independent, comprehensive, coed, affiliated with Evangelical Friends Church-Eastern Region. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1892. Setting: 78-acre suburban campus with easy access to Cleveland. Endowment: $15.9 million. Research spending 2003-04: $45,419. Educational spending 2003-04: $3600 per student. Total enrollment: 2,250. Faculty: 195 (104 full-time, 91 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 1,079 applied, 81% were admitted. 28% from top 10% of their high school class, 51% from top quarter, 80% from top half. 13 valedictorians. Full-time: 1,698 students, 61% women, 39% men. Part-time: 238 students, 69% women, 31% men. Students come from 24 states and territories, 12 other countries, 10% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 6% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 23% 25 or older, 51% live on campus, 4% transferred in. Retention: 75% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: business/marketing; education; health professions and related sciences. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study at members of the Christian College Consortium, Council for Christian Colleges and Universities. Study abroad program. ROTC: Army (c), Air Force (c).
Options: Peterson's Universal Application, Common Application, electronic application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.5 high school GPA, SAT or ACT. Required for some: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: 7/1. Notification: continuous.
Costs Per Year:
Application fee: $20. Comprehensive fee: $22,000 includes full-time tuition ($15,630), mandatory fees ($250), and college room and board ($6120). College room only: $3250. Room and board charges vary according to board plan. Part-time tuition: $320 per semester hour. Part-time mandatory fees: $62.50 per term. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.
Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, marching band, student-run newspaper, radio station. Social organizations: 44 open to all. Most popular organizations: Spiritual Life Committee, Student Activities Council, Student Senate, Woolman-Whittier-Fox Hall Council, intramural athletics. Major annual events: homecoming, Christmas celebration, Nike Air Band. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service. 961 college housing spaces available; 945 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen given priority for college housing. On-campus residence required through junior year. Options: men-only, women-only housing available. Everett L. Cattell Library with 238,830 books, 652,263 microform titles, 1,385 serials, 12,756 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending 2003-04: $857,692. 200 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.
Canton is an industrial, residential, and cultural city of 80,000. The city is the home of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and birthplace of former president William McKinley. A beautiful Cultural Center for the Arts and an extensive park system enhances the city's beauty and provides many cultural and educational opportunities for the students.