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Morningside, founded in 1894, is a church-affiliated, private, liberal arts college. Its 41-acre campus, which contains both modern and traditional architecture, is located in Sioux City.

Website: www.morningside.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,268
Undergraduate
Students
(50.6%) 642 Women
(49.4%) 626 Men
1,416
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
58% of 4,385 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
May 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.42
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
22 average
20-25 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$46,660
Tuition and Fees
$32,720
Room and Board
$9,840
Average Percent of Need Met
77%
Average Freshman Award
$25,670
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$36,449
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
78
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 21% of classes
10-19 students: 39% of classes
20-29 students: 29% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Sioux City Population
82,459
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Omaha, NE
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
55% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II, National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Mustang
Sororities
2% of women participate
Fraternities
4% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.6% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.1% Asian
2.3% Black/African-American
7.3% Hispanic/Latino
3.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
77.5% White
7.1% Unknown
International Students
5.4% from 19 countries
First-Year Students Returning
71.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
44.7%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
12.0%
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