Resources › For Students and Parents Morris College Admissions Costs, Financial Aid, Graduation Rates & More Share Flipboard Email Print For Students and Parents College Admissions College Profiles College Admissions Process College Rankings Choosing A College Application Tips Essay Samples & Tips Testing Graphs College Financial Aid Extracurricular Activities Advanced Placement Homework Help Private School Test Prep College Life Graduate School Business School Law School Distance Learning View More By Allen Grove College Admissions Expert Ph.D., English, University of Pennsylvania M.A., English, University of Pennsylvania B.S., Materials Science & Engineering and Literature, MIT Dr. Allen Grove is an Alfred University English professor and a college admissions expert with 20 years of experience helping students transition to college. our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Allen Grove Updated October 21, 2017 Morris College Admissions Overview: Morris College has open admissions, meaning that any qualified students have the chance to study at the school. Still, those interested in Morris will need to send in an application--for complete instructions and information, be sure to visit the school's website. Students can also contact the admissions office with any questions or problems. Admissions Data (2016): Morris College Acceptance Rate: -Morris College has open admissionsTest Scores -- 25th / 75th PercentileSAT Critical Reading: - / -SAT Math: - / -SAT Writing: - / -What's a good SAT score?ACT Composite: - / -ACT English: - / -ACT Math: - / -What's a good ACT score? Morris College Description: Located in Sumter, South Carolina, Morris College is a private, four-year, historically black, Baptist college. Morris has almost 1,000 students and maintains a student / faculty ratio of 14 to 1. Morris offers Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Fine Arts, and Bachelor of Science in Education degrees through its academic divisions of Social Sciences, Education, General Studies, Business Administration, Natural Sciences and Mathematics, and Religion and Humanities. Morris offers plenty to do on campus, including student clubs and organizations such as Karate Club, Chess Club, and Fencing Club. The college also has fraternities, sororities, and intramurals like Table Tennis, Power-Puff Football, and Billiards and Spades. Morris competes in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) with sports including men’s and women’s cross country, basketball, and track and field. Enrollment (2016): Total Enrollment: 754 (all undergraduate)Gender Breakdown: 41% Male / 59% Female97% Full-time Costs (2016 - 17): Tuition and Fees: $13,045Books: $3,000 (why so much?)Room and Board: $5,455Other Expenses: $3,000Total Cost: $24,500 Morris College Financial Aid (2015 - 16): Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 99%Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of AidGrants: 96%Loans: 91%Average Amount of AidGrants: $7,534Loans: $6,503 Academic Programs: Most Popular Majors: Biology, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Health Science, Mass Communication, Sociology Transfer, Graduation and Retention Rates: First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 58%Transfer Out Rate: 48%4-Year Graduation Rate: 6%6-Year Graduation Rate: 22% Intercollegiate Athletic Programs: Men's Sports: Golf, Tennis, Basketball, Baseball, Track and FieldWomen's Sports: Volleyball, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Basketball Data Source: National Center for Educational Statistics If You Like Morris College, You May Also Like These Schools: Claflin University: Profile Benedict College: Profile Francis Marion University: Profile Clark Atlanta University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphPaine College: Profile Winthrop University: Profile Bethune-Cookman University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphCoker College: Profile Albany State University: Profile North Carolina Central University: Profile Savannah State University: Profile Coastal Carolina University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT Graph Morris College Mission Statement: mission statement from http://www.morris.edu/visionmission "Morris College was founded in 1908 by the Baptist Educational and Missionary Convention of South Carolina to provide educational opportunities for Negro students in response to the historical denial of access to the existing educational system. Today, under the continued ownership of its founding body, the College opens its doors to a culturally and geographically diverse student body, typically from the Southeast and Northeast regions. Morris College is an accredited, four-year, coeducational, residential, liberal arts institution awarding baccalaureate degrees in the arts and sciences."