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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 [...]

23 Jul, 2018

McPherson College Named One of “2018 Great Colleges To Work For” with Honor Roll Distinction Among Small Colleges

July 23rd, 2018|Academics, President's Office|0 Comments

The Chronicle Names McPherson College to 2018 ‘Great College to Work For’ Honor Roll for the 3rd year in a row. McPherson College is a great place to work and it’s been confirmed by The Chronicle of Higher Education. The 11th annual report on The Academic Workplace named [...]

12 Mar, 2018

Fourth Annual Power Day Raises More Than $118,500

March 12th, 2018|Alumni, President's Office|0 Comments

The fourth annual McPherson College Power Day set a new giving record, raising more than $118,500 with 228 donors participating. The annual online day of giving, which supports students and programs across campus, exceeded last year’s total of $90,000. The one-day giving blitz featured live videos throughout the day of [...]

12 Dec, 2017

Merry Christmas from MC!

December 12th, 2017|Alumni, President's Office|4 Comments

It has become a tradition for the MC Band to walk around campus at the end of the fall semester, playing Christmas songs for the enjoyment of all. We wanted to share their gifts with you! Thank you, MC Band, for brightening our days!  

12 Sep, 2017

McPherson College Recognized On “Best Colleges” List

September 12th, 2017|Academics, President's Office|1 Comment

For the second year in a row, McPherson College has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report on the 2018 “Best Colleges” list for Regional Colleges Midwest. McPherson College is the top ranked KCAC college on the list. “It is an honor to be included as a Best College [...]

5 Sep, 2017

McPherson College Landmark Sign Nearly Complete

September 5th, 2017|President's Office|0 Comments

The first project in a series of several that will sweep across the McPherson College campus over the next several years is nearing completion. The landmark sign at the entrance of the college is in the final stages of construction and is expected to be complete later this fall. The [...]

9 Aug, 2017

McPherson College Campaign Surpasses Goal

August 9th, 2017|President's Office|0 Comments

McPherson College’s most recent comprehensive campaign, Power the Future, surpassed its $14 million goal with a total of more than $14,100,000 as of June 30 - making it the third comprehensive campaign completed since 2004 for a total of $36 million. “Thanks to the support of McPherson College alumni and [...]

1 Aug, 2017

McPherson College Recognized by Money Magazine

August 1st, 2017|Academics, Career, President's Office|4 Comments

McPherson College has been ranked among the “Best Colleges for Your Money” by Money Magazine. The college was the top-ranked small college in Kansas on the 2017 list and recognized by Money Magazine for its initiative that “helps liberal arts majors learn entrepreneurial skills that will help them post-graduation.” Money [...]

19 Jul, 2017

McPherson College Named one of “2017 Great Colleges to Work For” With “Honor Roll” Distinction

July 19th, 2017|Academics, President's Office|0 Comments

For the second year in a row, The Chronicle of Higher Education’s annual report on The Academic Workplace has named McPherson College to its “Great Colleges to Work For” Honor Roll. The Honor Roll is an elite group of institutions that are standouts within their respective enrollment sizes. The Chronicle [...]

21 Apr, 2017

Amazon’s Steve Frazier Presents Harter Lecture to McPherson College and Community

April 21st, 2017|Campus Events, President's Office|0 Comments

On Monday April 17th, McPherson College hosted Steve Frazier, Vice President of Amazon Business International at the Kansas Municipal Utilities Training Center. As a part of the Harter Lecture in Business series, this event included a lunch and a presentation “Creating a Culture that Drives Growth and Innovation.” McPherson native [...]