Pfeiffer University

Misenheimer, NC: Located in the village of Misenheimer, North Carolina, Pfeiffer University is a small private school with about 1,000 undergraduates. The small-town atmosphere fits with those who come from smaller high schools or feel more secure in a close-knit environment as opposed to a large state school with 20,000 undergrads.

Unfortunately, there is no excuse to be late to class at Pfeiffer since dorms are within a minute’s walk of any of the classrooms. Professors are friendly and welcoming and also express great enthusiasm for their area of expertise. At Pfeiffer you will probably develop a good relationship with the administration since the president and vice president are known to go out of their way to get to know students.

Changes have made the school even better than ever; new science and lab buildings, a cafeteria, and upperclassmen dorms provide great opportunities for incoming students. For athletes, Pfeiffer has Division II NCAA sports teams for baseball, lacrosse, men’s and women’s basketball, and soccer, as well as many others, including intramurals.

Overall, if you are looking for a strong academic school with a competitive athletics program, Pfeiffer would be an ideal place to continue your academic career. See more at