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Methodist University, also known as MU, was established in 1956. The institution was initially called the Methodist College, and changed to its present name in the year 2006. It is a private institute and is situated in Fayetteville, North Carolina. The campus is spread across an area of 600 acres. The University offers more than 70 majors in diverse subjects. MU awards several associate's, bachelor's and master's degrees. The diverse Student Enrolment of MU includes students representing more than 40 states and over 30 countries around the world. The university has the following schools:

  • Reeves School of Business
  • School of Arts and Humanities
  • School of Public Affairs
  • School of Science and Human Development
MU has over 15 varsity teams. They compete in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III and are known as Monarchs. They participate in basketball, baseball, and golf among others.

Profile of Methodist University

Students attend Methodist University in Fayetteville, NC, a medium-sized city. The school is proud of its United Methodist status. Methodist University is a private, not-for-profit institution. The school degrees go up to the Master's degree.

Course Topics

Methodist University is known for its programs in business and management and nutrition and exercise therapy.

Methodist University Selectivity

The school is selective and does not offer open admission. Three quarters of students in 2007 had SAT verbal scores of at least 430. Half of math SAT scores of accepted students fell between 455 and 575.


The school maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges. Methodist University has a tenure system for senior faculty.

Student Enrolment

There are 2, 118 students at the school .

Student Life

A lot of students at Methodist University attend part-time. The school offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. Methodist University offers students meal plans. The school values student athletics, and belongs to the USA South Atlantic Conference.

The school reports its educational mission is:

"Methodist University, historically supported by the North Carolina Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church, owes its origin and values to the life and teachings of Jesus Christ. The college is committed to an ecumenical spirit, respects diversity, and recognizes the dignity and worth of all human beings. The colleges programs are based on the conviction that a liberally educated person is sensitive to the needs and rights of others. Methodist University affirms the importance of intellectual values and ethical principles such as truth, virtue, justice, and love. The college community seeks to develop whole persons who will contribute substantially and creatively to the professions and to civic life. Therefore, Methodist College provides opportunities for spiritual, academic, and social growth, to the end that students may acquire enlightened minds and responsible spirits, as well as a continuing thirst for knowledge. The purpose of Methodist University is to provide an undergraduate and graduate education firmly grounded in the liberal arts tradition that nurtures moral values and ethical decision making; to provide distinctive professional and graduate programs that complement the undergraduate programs; to provide educational and cultural services and resources to the community; and to prepare students for a variety of careers and educational pursuits. "

Methodist University Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Business and Management134business administration, business management, accounting, marketing, finance
Liberal Arts44history, political science, sociology, liberal arts and sciences, Spanish language, international relations, English, creative writing
Medical Support and Technology29physician assistant
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy22health and physical education, sports and fitness management, health and fitness, athletic trainer
Family and Social Work19social work
Science17biological and biomedical sciences, chemistry
Security and Law Enforcement13criminal justice and safety
Media11communication studies, organizational communications
Education and Teaching8elementary school teaching, physical education teaching, special ed
Engineering Technician6environmental control tech
Therapy and Counselling3psychology courses, psychology
Computer Science and Engineering2computer science
Religion and Philosophy2religion

Contact: Methodist University

Methodist University

5400 Ramsey St

Fayetteville, NC 28311-1420

General Phone: (910) 630-7000


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