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Methodist College

Methodist College is college with 508 students located in Peoria, IL.

Medicine and Allied Health School


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Methodist College says

Methodist College of Nursing (MCON) is dedicated to providing the best nursing education possible in the region. We offer high-quality programming and studies, as well as an excellent clinical practice. Located in the heart of the Medical District in Peoria, Ill., MCON gives nursing students the best nursing education - and learning experience - in the area.

MCON is a single-purpose institution offering baccalaureate degrees in nursing. We presently have three tracks in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program. Hello and welcome to the Methodist College of Nursing website! Our college strives for excellence in all areas of operation. We look at our school as not just a great nursing college, but a great college in general. We hope you will agree.

I'm confident you'll be able to find a nursing program at MCON that allows you to achieve your personal and professional goals. Our graduates have gone on to work at some of the best hospitals and research center in the region. It's because we focus our curriculum on giving students not only the knowledge, but the hands-on skills they need to get started on a great future.

You will never be treated as a number at MCON. Our staff considers each student as an individual, with unique, specific needs. We have knowledgeable and supportive recruiters who will assist you as you start down your journey at our college, all the way through graduation.

As you review our site and our school, you'll see MCON offers a baccalaureate degree nursing program with three unique tracks. Please visit our Prospective Students page for more information.

Also, feel free to contact one of our recruiters if you have any questions. I am confident you will find Methodist College of Nursing is the perfect choice for your nursing education.

Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 508
Gender 13% Male / 87% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 69% Full Time / 31% Part Time
Socio-Economic Diversity 32% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
White 82%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 3%
Hispanic/Latino 2%
Ethnicity Unknown 1%
Black or African American 9%
Asian 3%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

Student Services

  • Career And Alumni Services
  • Libraries
  • Remedial Coursework



Popular Majors

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (100%)

Majors Offered


A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance.

Job Opportunities:

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary
Demonstrate and teach patient care in classroom and clinical units to nursing students. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Registered Nurses
Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required.

Administration & Faculty

President Kimberly Johnston
Accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Full-time Faculty 34
Student : Faculty Ratio 9 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 5 : 94
Percentage of Faculty Members
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 100




Acceptance Rate: 86.4% accepted of 44 applications

25th - 75th Percentile
ACTComposite21 - 23
English21 - 25
Math19 - 24

Admissions Websites



Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $26,473 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$30K-$48K $24,450
$48K-$75K $28,085
$75K-$110K $31,324
$110K+ $33,254

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $15,780, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $15,780 Same as On-Campus
Fees $1,250 Same as On-Campus
Housing $8,800 $8,500
Books $2,500 $2,500
Total (before financial aid) $28,330 $28,030

Students Receiving Aid

50% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 71% $6,877
Federal Scholarships/Grants 32% $3,944
Institutional Grants 32% $2,403
Other Federal Grants 4% $1,000
Other Loans 32% $12,981
Pell Grants 32% $3,833
State and Local Scholarships/Grants 36% $4,135
Student Loans 71% $12,718

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Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

68% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

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