- Listing Type: Colleges & Universities
- Top Majors: Business and Entrepreneurship, Education, Health Care
- Degrees Awarded: 4 Year
- Type: Private
- Country: United States
- In State Tuition: $27,050
- Out of State Tuition: $27,050
- Religious Affiliation: None
- CEEB: 1456
- IPED: 147013
The mission of McKendree University is to provide a high quality educational experience to outstanding students. They guide the students in the pursuit of academic excellence which will prepare them for leadership roles in our society. Has students with a rigorous, broadly based liberal arts.
We guide our students in the pursuit of academic excellence which will prepare them for leadership roles in our society. To achieve this end we encourage broader vision, enriched purpose, engagement with community, commitment to responsible citizenship, openness to new ideas and dedication to lifelong learning. In keeping with our history and traditions, we provide our students with a rigorous, broadly based liberal arts curricula joined with specialization in a specific discipline.
We cherish our historical relationship with the United Methodist Church and its tradition of Judeo-Christian ideals. Therefore, we encourage an atmosphere of open dialogue, free inquiry, and mutual respect, conducted among students from diverse backgrounds.