About Park: Park Facts 2014-15


At a Glance  |  Locations  |  Degrees  |  Students  |  Faculty  |  Student Annual Cost


At a Glance


Official Name: Park University

Established: 1875

Flagship Campus: Parkville, Mo.

Oldest Buildings:
  • Park House (circa 1840)
  • Mackay Hall (construction began in 1886, occupied in 1893)

Real Estate Holdings: 700 Acres

School Motto: Fides et Labor (Latin for "Faith and Work")

Sir George LogoSchool Colors: Canary and Wine

School Mascot: Pirates, "Sir George"

Athletic Conference: American Midwest Conference of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics



 


Annual Student Headcount (unduplicated): 18,763

Students: 10,191

States Represented: 50

Countries Represented: 65

Ethnic Representation: 41%

Faculty: 131 full-time faculty; 1,300 adjunct faculty nationwide

Number of Degree Programs: 63
  • 47 Bachelor's and 9 Associate
  • 7 Master's

Number of Certificate Programs: 15
  • 4 Undergraduate
  • 11 Graduate

Accreditation: Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Degrees Awarded Annually: 2,930

Library Holdings: 262,278 (including more than 143,000 e-books)