Midland Lutheran College

Overview of Midland Lutheran College

The campus of Midland University is in Fremont, NE, which is a town not particularly near any major cities. Its Evangelical Lutheran Church nature is one of the defining aspects of the school. Midland University is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degrees at the school include, at the school's highest level, the Master's degree.

Areas of Study

Midland University has a greater breadth of degree programs (majors) than most colleges of its size. The school is known for its programs in business and management, science.

Midland University Selectivity

Admission at Midland University is selective, not open to all who apply. Three quarters of students in 2007-2008 had SAT verbal scores of at least 330. Half of math SAT scores of accepted students fell between 420 and 490.


Midland University maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges. The school has a tenure system for senior faculty.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, Midland University had 827 students enrolled (931 full-time equivalent).

Student Life

The school has a residential or campus feel. Midland University offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. The school offers students meal plans. Midland University values student athletics, and belongs to the Great Plains Athletic Conference, Great Plains Athletic Conference, Great Plains Athletic Conference, Great Plains Athletic Conference. The school offers athletic financial aid to more of its students than do most colleges.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Midland Lutheran College Mission: Midland Lutheran College inspires people to learn and lead in the world with purpose."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Midland University

Midland University
900 N. Clarkson
Fremont , NE 68025
General Phone: (402) 721-6394

Midland University Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management51business, business management, accounting, MIS, marketing
Education and Teaching24elementary school teaching, early childhood education, art education, business teaching, English teaching, math teaching, music teaching, physical education teaching, science teaching, ...
Nursing and Emergency Medicine22registered nursing
Science16biology, biological and biomedical sciences, natural sciences, physical sciences, chemistry
Security and Law Enforcement12corrections and criminal justice
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy9health and physical education, sports and fitness management, athletic trainer
Family and Social Work6human services
Medical Support and Technology4respiratory care tech
Therapy and Counseling4psychology
Liberal Arts4Spanish language, English, creative writing, speech and rhetoric, social services, economics, sociology, history
Religion and Philosophy4philosophy and religious studies, youth ministry
Media3journalism, broadcast journalism, public relations
Photography and Commercial Art3commercial art
Law1legal assistant
Art Studies1art studies
Office and Administration0administrative assistant
Drama and Performing Arts0drama
Computer Science and Engineering0computer and info science

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree17052

Midland University Student Body

In 2007-2008, Midland University had a total enrollment of 827 students (931 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 43%
Women 57%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 75%
Black 5%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 15%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 36%
20-21 37%
22-24 20%
25-29 3%
30-34 1%
35-39 1%
40-49 1%
50-64 0%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

South Dakota1%

Midland University Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 61 %

Midland University Room and Board (2007)

Midland University offers campus housing for 654 of its 931 (full-time) students. Freshmen are required to live on campus.

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

The school offers students a meal plan with 20 meals per week.

Midland University Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal330420
SAT Math420490
ACT Verbal1623
ACT Math1724
ACT Composite1823

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrequired
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT5%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT82%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Midland University Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 22,006
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 22,006
Room and board $ 5,366
Room charge $ 2,326
Board (meal plan) charge $ 3,040
Books and supplies $ 800
Other expenses $ 1,630

Financial Aid:
Midland University participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 255300)

Midland University Faculty

Midland 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 year1*1*
Associate professorcalendar year0*1*
Assistant professorcalendar year1*0*
Instructorcalendar year0*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year2*3$49,419

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

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year6$56,7223$56,639
Associate professoracademic year3$48,0275$44,517
Assistant professoracademic year18$42,45313$42,679
Instructoracademic year2*0*
All faculty totalacademic year29$45,37221$45,111

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

Midland University Athletics

Athletic Conferences:

Football Great Plains Athletic Conference
Basketball Great Plains Athletic Conference
Baseball Great Plains Athletic Conference
Track Great Plains Athletic Conference

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports5275127

Midland University Degree Programs (2007)

Art Studies
Art/Art Studies, General

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

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
Biology Teacher Education
Business Teacher Education
Chemistry Teacher Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
History Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Social Science Teacher Education

Family And Social Work
Human Services, General

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
Creative Writing
Economics, General
English Language and Literature, General
History, General
Social Sciences, General
Spanish Language and Literature
Speech and Rhetorical Studies

Mathematics, General

Broadcast Journalism
Public Relations/Image Management

Medical Support And Technology
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist

Music, General

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Athletic Training/Trainer
Health and Physical Education, General
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial and Advertising Art

Religion And Philosophy
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other
Youth Ministry

Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Chemistry, General
Natural Sciences
Physical Sciences

Security And Law Enforcement
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other

Therapy And Counseling
Psychology, General

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Midland University Highlights

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What Sets Midland University Apart:

% students on athletic fin. aid
(vs. all colleges)
Top 1%$pretty_college $award_cats{$char}
Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%Midland University Dorm rooms per full-time student
% of full-time faculty on tenure track
(vs. all colleges)
Top 13%Midland University % of full-time faculty on tenure track
% of degrees in science
(vs. all colleges)
Top 15%Midland University % of degrees in science
Number of degree programs
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 16%Midland University Number of degree programs
% of degrees in business and management
(vs. all colleges)
Top 18%Midland University % of degrees in business and management
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%Midland University Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
Number of students
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 19%Midland University Number of students

checked Evangelical Lutheran Church affiliation
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Offers a board (meal) plan
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Has ROTC (army)
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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