Resources › For Students and Parents Westminster College Missouri Admissions ACT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid, Tuition, Graduation Rate & More Share Flipboard Email Print Westminster College in Missouri. The History Faculty / Flickr 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 November 23, 2020 Westminster College Description: Located in Fulton, Missouri, Westminster College is a private liberal arts college with an entirely undergraduate focus. Columbia and Jefferson City are each about 25 miles away. The college was founded in 1851, and one of its moments of fame came in 1946 when Winston Churchill gave his famous "Iron Curtain" speech on campus. Students can choose from 30 majors, and the college has a 14 to 1 student / faculty ratio. Popular areas of study include business, education, biology, political science, and exercise science. Students come from 26 states and 61 countries. Westminster College does well with financial aid, and the total price tag is lower than the majority of similar private colleges. In athletics, the Westminster College Blue Jays compete in the NCAA Division III St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Popular sports include football, basketball, cross country, and track and field. Admissions Data (2016): Westminster College Missouri Acceptance Rate: 65%Test Scores -- 25th / 75th PercentileSAT Critical Reading: 410 / 600SAT Math: 440 / 580SAT Writing: - / -What these SAT numbers meanACT Composite: 21 / 26ACT English: 20 / 27ACT Math: 20 / 26ACT Writing: - / -What these ACT numbers meanTop Missouri colleges ACT score comparison Enrollment (2016): Total Enrollment: 876 (all undergraduate)Gender Breakdown: 56% Male / 44% Female99% Full-time Costs (2016 - 17): Tuition and Fees: $24,540Books: $1,100 (why so much?)Room and Board: $9,480Other Expenses: $3,530Total Cost: $38,650 Westminster College Financial Aid (2015 - 16): Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 100%Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of AidGrants: 100%Loans: 76%Average Amount of AidGrants: $16,379Loans: $6,075 Academic Programs: Most Popular Majors: Biology, Business, English, Political Science, Psychology, Secondary Education, Exercise Science, Spanish, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Math, History Retention and Graduation Rates: First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 76%4-Year Graduation Rate: 56%6-Year Graduation Rate: 64% Intercollegiate Athletic Programs: Men's Sports: Football, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, Basketball, Baseball, Cross Country, GolfWomen's Sports: Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball, Track and Field, Cross Country, Basketball Data Source: National Center for Educational Statistics If You Like Westminster College, You May Also Like These Schools: Drury University: ProfileSaint Louis University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphWashington University in Saint Louis: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphRockhurst University: ProfileColumbia College (Missouri): ProfileLincoln University: ProfileHendrix College: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphWebster University: ProfileCollege of the Ozarks: ProfileTruman State University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphUniversity of Missouri: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphWilliam Jewel College: Profile Westminster College Mission Statement: mission statement from the Westminster College website "It shall be the mission of Westminster College to educate and inspire all its students through a distinctive liberal arts curriculum and a dynamic developmental experience; to challenge them to be critically aware, life-long learners and leaders of character, committed to the values of integrity, fairness, respect and responsibility; and to prepare them for lives of success, significance and service."