Belhaven University Rankings

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In the World#5137 of 14178
In North America#1385 of 2629
In the United States#1307 of 2528
In Mississippi#14 of 18
In Jackson#4 of 5

Quick Review

Religion
Presbyterian Church (USA)
Acceptance rate
49%
Avg. cost to attend
$17,840 /y
Aid receiving
95%
Undergraduates
2,369
Graduates
2,205
Male:Female Ratio
31:69
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Belhaven University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate49%54%45%
Applicants1,698750948
Admissions839408431
Freshmen enrolled full time19711483
Freshmen enrolled part time11

369 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,831 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Recommendations Recommended
SAT/ACT Recommended
College-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American2111 (46%)
White1255 (28%)
Asian449 (10%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown442 (10%)
Hispanic146 (3%)
Two or more races96 (2%)
Nonresident Alien52 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native6 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$17,840/year
Average aid awarded
$16,954
Students receiving aid
95%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$16,671
$30-48K$17,461
$48-75K$16,772
$75-110K$19,450
$110K+$20,101

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$25,826$10,170
Tuition in-state$25,826$10,170
Tuition out-of-state$25,826$10,170
Fee in-district$375$450
Fee in-state$375$450
Fee out-of-state$375$450

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity579
Combined charge for room and board$8,800

Belhaven University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General17156367
Health & Health Care Administration & Management3060
Education, General81
Public Administration61
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management2527
Bible & Biblical Studies1231
Educational Leadership and Administration, General43
Reading Teacher Education38
Applied Psychology28
Kinesiology and Exercise Science26
Dance, General201
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse19
Social Sciences, General18
General Studies18
Psychology, General16
Social Work15
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General14
Accounting13
Biology & Biological Sciences, General12
Computer Science11
Graphic Design11
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other10
Art & Art Studies, General9
English Language and Literature, General8
Creative Writing8
Speech Communication and Rhetoric6
History, General6
Music, General5
Chemistry, General5
Elementary Education and Teaching5
Film & Cinema & Video Studies3
Music Performance, General2
Mathematics, General2
Fine and Studio Arts Management2
Political Science and Government, General2
Intercultural & Multicultural and Diversity Studies2
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication1
Philosophy1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other1
Grand Total47523678
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate50%36%63%
  • Full-time retention rate - 64%
  • Part-time retention rate - 41%

Publications & Citations

Publications
24
Citations
325

Publication count by topic

Psychology
5
Chemistry
3
Political science
3
Biology
3
Medicine
3
Sociology
2
Economics
2
Art
1
Philosophy
1
History
1
Mathematics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Political science400011
Biology4809153
Economics51372
Psychology515335
Chemistry523857
Medicine529951
Mathematics543013

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199302
199402
199503
199602
199701
199800
199901
200010
200100
200200
200301
200420
200501
200631
200701
200813
200939
2010330
2011257
2012239
2013044
2014025
2015031
2016119
201707
2018120

General info

Alternative namesBU
Founded1883
WikipediaBelhaven University
MottoNon Ministrari Sed Ministrare
Not to be served but to serve
Colorsforest green, vegas gold
Academic CalendarJuly to June
Total FTE staff519
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address1500 Peachtree St
Jackson, Mississippi, 39202
United States
City population174,000
Phone6019685940
Fax+1 (601) 968 9998

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