Pfeiffer University

country rank  1150
world rank  3900

Publish your
uniRank University Ranking

University Overview

Established in 1885, Pfeiffer University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the small town of Misenheimer (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), North Carolina. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Pfeiffer University is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Methodist religion. Pfeiffer University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 134 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Founded 1885
Colours Black and gold

University Location

Address 48380 US Highway 52N
Misenheimer (population range: 2,500-9,999)
28109-0960 North Carolina
United States
T +1 (704) 463 1360
F +1 (704) 463 1363

Study Areas and Degree Levels

Search for courses and programs with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
Int'l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office Box 960
Misenheimer 28109
+1 (704) 463 1360
800 338 2060

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation Christian-Methodist Christian-Methodist United Methodist Church -

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Pfeiffer University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure


Social Media

Pfeiffer University's Facebook page Facebook

Pfeiffer University's Facebook page for social networking Pfeiffer University's Facebook page

Pfeiffer University's Twitter webpage Twitter

Pfeiffer University's Twitter webpage for micro-blogging and news updates

Pfeiffer University's LinkedIn profile LinkedIn

Pfeiffer University's LinkedIn profile for business and academic networking

Pfeiffer University's YouTube or Vimeo channel YouTube

Pfeiffer University's YouTube or Vimeo channel for videos

Pfeiffer University's Instagram or Flickr account Instagram


Online Courses

Pfeiffer University's iTunes U channel iTunes U

Not reported

Pfeiffer University's open courseware Open Education Consortium

Not reported

Wikipedia Article

Video Presentation

Not available; please submit an official general video presentation of this higher education institution.

Related Resources

Find out rankings and reviews of all Universities in the United States

Search for courses and scholarships with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Explore a list of all recognized Universities in North America by country

Errors and Update

Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019