Evangel University

Evangel University

Evangel University, often referred to as Evangel or abbreviated as EU, is a private, liberal arts university. It is located in Springfield, Missouri, United States, and was founded in 1955, as the Evangel College. On June 8, 1998, the college was granted university status, along with the present name. The university campus spreads across an area of approximately 80 acres of land. Students of Evangel University are offered bachelor's and master's degrees in various streams, including social work, business, humanities, social sciences, theology, physical education, etc.

The official mascot of the sports teams of Evangel University is the Crusader. The students from the university participate in intercollegiate football, basketball,. cross country, track & field, golf, volleyball, baseball and softball. Students of EU are also encouraged in various intramural sports, such as, powder-puff football, volleyball, flag football, soccer and basketball.

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Evangel University
1111 N Glenstone
Springfield , MO 65802
General Phone: (417) 865-2811

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Evangel University Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Education and Teaching86education, educational administration, special ed, school counseling, elementary school teaching, early childhood education, art education, business teaching, English teaching, ...
Business and Management57business management, accounting and related services, marketing studies
Therapy and Counseling42psychology, clinical psychology, counseling psychology
Religion and Philosophy40religion, religious music
Liberal Arts37Spanish language, English language and literature, social services, American government and politics, sociology, social studies, history
Media25journalism, digital communications, radio and TV tech
Science18biology, chemistry
Family and Social Work15public administration, social work
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy11health and physical education
Security and Law Enforcement10criminal justice and administration
Music5music, music performance
Art Studies4art studies
Drama and Performing Arts2drama
Computer Science and Engineering0computer and info science

Number of programs and degrees for Evangel University in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree32439
Associate's degree52
Master's degree255

Evangel University Student Body

In 2007-2008, Evangel University had a total enrollment of 1,657 students (1,538 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 44%
Women 56%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 56%
Graduate 44%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 99%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 24%
20-21 38%
22-24 28%
25-29 6%
30-34 2%
35-39 1%
40-49 1%
50-64 1%
65+ 0%

Evangel University Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 65 %

Evangel University Room and Board (2007)

Evangel University offers campus housing for 1,496 of its 1,538 (full-time) students. Freshmen are required to live on campus.

(Please refer to our profile of Springfield, Missouri for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Missouri Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 19 meals per week.

Evangel University Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal450610
SAT Math440570
SAT Writing460590
ACT Verbal1927
ACT Math1825
ACT Composite2026

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT31%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT80%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required

Evangel University Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 15,060
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 15,060
Room and board $ 5,410
Room charge $ 2,760
Board (meal plan) charge $ 2,650
Books and supplies $ 1,580
Other expenses $ 750

Financial Aid:
Evangel University participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 246300)

Evangel University Faculty

Evangel University has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year31$60,9104$61,446
Associate professorcalendar year23$51,96314$52,093
Assistant professorcalendar year20$44,82311$43,975
Instructorcalendar year1*2*
All faculty totalcalendar year75$53,51731$49,246

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Evangel University Athletics

Athletic Conferences:

Football Heart of America Athletic Conference
Basketball Heart of America Athletic Conference
Baseball Heart of America Athletic Conference
Track Heart of America Athletic Conference

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports144862

Evangel University Degree Programs (2007)

Art Studies
Art/Art Studies, General

Business And Management
Accounting and Related Services, Other
Business Administration and Management, General
Marketing, Other

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences, General

Drama And Performing Arts
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

Education And Teaching
Art Teacher Education
Business Teacher Education
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education, General
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Social Science Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Special Education and Teaching, General

Family And Social Work
Public Administration
Social Work

Liberal Arts
American Government and Politics (United States)
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other
History, General
Social Sciences, General
Social Sciences, Other
Spanish Language and Literature

Mathematics, General

Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician

Music Performance, General
Music, General

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Health and Physical Education, General

Religion And Philosophy
Religion/Religious Studies
Religious/Sacred Music

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Chemistry, General

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration

Therapy And Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Counseling Psychology
Psychology, General

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