Hesston College


Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Private

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Kansas


As the only two-year college affiliated with Mennonite Church USA, we offer an environment and learning experience that's hard to match. With nearly 450 students and a faculty-student ratio of 1:14, you'll find opportunities for life, learning, and leadership that are distinct even among small colleges. With a two-year general studies curriculum, you'll gain the kind of academic and professional preparation that most schools put off until the junior and senior years. With a spiritual dimension that permeates most of what we do, you'll become a valued member of a tightly-knit community of learners, teachers, and friends.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 423

Undergraduate Students: 423
Faculty: 34

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 12:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 12:1

Contact Information

301 South Main
Hesston Kansas 67062

Website: http://www.hesston.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 620-327-4221

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Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Only courses with a grade of C or better are considered.

Credits (Min/Max):
Transfer students planning to earn a degree from Hesston must complete one term of residency with a minimum of 12 credit hours at Hesston. Only six hours may be transferred in at the end of a student's experience to complete degree requirements.

Test Scores for Applying:
Students age 21 and younger are required to have ACT/SAT test scores on file in the Registrar's Office. Students over 21 years of age who have taken the SAT or ACT test should have scores sent to Hesston.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Using the reference form, provide references from two adults who know you well. References may come from employers, supervisors, teachers, coaches, pastors, etc. References from peers or relatives are not accepted.

Essay(s) required:
A short answer question about your reasons for applying to Hesston is on the application.

Application Fee:
There is a $15 application fee.

Other Requirements:
If possible, submit a personal photo with the application.

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Transfer Statistics

Transfer-Out Rate for Community Colleges:

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010


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Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
The financial aid process begins in mid-December, when financial aid packets are sent to all applicants. Persons who apply for admission after December will be sent a financial aid packet when their application is received.

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