Study at McMurry UniversityStudents attend McMurry in Abilene, TX, a medium-sized city. The school is proud of its United Methodist status. McMurry is a private, not-for-profit institution. The school degrees go up to the Bachelor's degree.
McMurry has a greater breadth of degree programs (majors) than most colleges of its size. The school is known for its programs in music, drama and performing arts, education and teaching, and nutrition and exercise therapy.
McMurry is selective and does not offer open admission. Three quarters of students in 2007 had SAT verbal scores of at least 420. Half of math SAT scores of accepted students fell between 440 and 550.
McMurry has a tenure system for senior faculty.
There are 1, 462 students at the school .
McMurry offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. The school offers students meal plans. McMurry values student athletics, and belongs to the American Southwest Conference.
McMurry Programs and Degrees
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|General Category||Degrees||Most Common Majors |
|Education and Teaching||60||secondary teaching, elementary school teaching, middle school teaching, music teaching, physical education teaching, art Education|
|Business and Management||51||marketing, business, accounting, finance, MIS, business management, managerial economics|
|Liberal Arts||41||sociology, history, English, political science, Spanish language, creative writing|
|Science||20||biology, physics, biochemistry, natural sciences, chemistry, biological and physical sciences|
|Nutrition and Exercise Therapy||17||athletic trainer|
|Nursing and Emergency Medicine||16||registered nursing|
|Therapy and Counselling||11||psychology|
|Music||6||piano, music, voice|
|Drama and Performing Arts||4||drama|
|Mathematics||3||mathematics, mathematics and computer science|
|Fine Arts||3||fine arts, painting, ceramics|
|Security and Law Enforcement||2||corrections and criminal justice|
|Design||2||design and applied arts|
|Religion and Philosophy||2||philosophy, religion|
|Computer Science and Engineering||1||computer and info science|
|Art Studies||0||art studies|
|Conservation and Resource Management||0||environmental science|
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