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17 Jan, 2019

MacGregor Publishes Textbook, Lecture Series

January 17th, 2019|Academics|0 Comments

Kirk MacGregor Kirk MacGregor, assistant professor and chair of Philosophy and Religion at McPherson College, recently published a textbook titled “Contemporary Theology: An Introduction – Classical, Evangelical, Philosophical, and Global Perspectives.” Professor MacGregor also created a 38-lecture video series to accompany the text. “Contemporary Theology,” published by Zondervan, [...]

18 Dec, 2018

McPherson College Honor Roll, Honorable Mention for Fall 2018

December 18th, 2018|Academics|0 Comments

McPherson College recognizes its highest academic achievers in the fall 2018 Honor Roll and Honorable Mention. To qualify for the Honor Roll, students must be a full-time student and earn a grade point average of 3.55 or higher during the previous term. Students earning a grade point average from 3.25 [...]

12 Dec, 2018

New Major Prepares Students for Law School

December 12th, 2018|Academics|0 Comments

A unique new major combines the study of religion, politics, and law to help prepare students for law school. According to Kirk MacGregor, assistant professor of philosophy and religion, data indicates that students of philosophy and religion consistently score high on the LSAT (Law School Admissions Test) and possess high [...]

24 Oct, 2018

“Mania” Event Brings Behavior Sciences To Life

October 24th, 2018|Academics|0 Comments

Nearly 90 students from area schools visited McPherson College on October 23 where they participated in breakout sessions with titles like “Cultural Charades,” “The Pendulum Knows” and “Obviously.” It was all part of the college’s tenth Behavior Mania. The event is an opportunity for high school teachers to bring junior [...]

11 Oct, 2018

McPherson College Announces Program Addressing Teacher Shortage

October 11th, 2018|Academics|0 Comments

McPherson College is taking on the challenge of teacher shortages across the state by encouraging high school students to explore teaching as a profession and offering an incentive with a new program that reaches out to the best and brightest high school students. McPherson College’s newest academic program offers a [...]

1 Oct, 2018

Wichita Student Receives Full-Tuition Presidential Scholarship

October 1st, 2018|Academics|0 Comments

Madison Mullen, a 2018 graduate of Maize High School in Wichita, was not sure if college would be a possibility for her without a ‘full-ride’ scholarship when she graduated high school. She participated in one of the four Presidential Scholarship competition days at McPherson College and today is a freshman pursuing [...]

11 Sep, 2018

McPherson College Receives Best College Recognition by U.S. News

September 11th, 2018|Academics|2 Comments

McPherson College has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report on the 2019 “Best Colleges” list. For the third year in a row, McPherson College has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report on the 2019 “Best Colleges” list for Regional Colleges Midwest. This year McPherson [...]

10 Sep, 2018

McPherson College Welcomes New Executive Director of Career and Experiential Learning

September 10th, 2018|Academics, Career|0 Comments

McPherson College announces Kevin Mokhtarian will lead the Office of Career and Experiential Learning as executive director. The new position will focus on ensuring McPherson College graduates are placed in their field while broadening the level of student engagement across campus. “McPherson College’s career placement and graduate school acceptance rates [...]

22 Aug, 2018

McPherson Student Receives KICA Scholarship

August 22nd, 2018|Academics|2 Comments

Micaila Curtis, a third year senior from Great Bend, Kansas majoring in biology, recently received the 2018 Maud Wyatt Memorial Scholarship granted by the Kansas Independent College Foundation. Micaila Curtis never imagined as a freshman starting at McPherson College that she would graduate in three years and be [...]

21 Aug, 2018

McPherson College Starts Year With Strongest Enrollment in History of School

August 21st, 2018|Academics, President's Office|1 Comment

McPherson College is starting the 2018-19 academic year positioned to have the best enrollment in the history of the college. As classes begin for students, full-time equivalent enrollment is 775 and overall student retention is 80 percent, the strongest numbers ever. “The best indicator of quality is when people keep [...]