Bob Jones University Rankings

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In the World#3397 of 14178
In North America#992 of 2629
In the United States#919 of 2528
In South Carolina#13 of 37
In Greenville#2 of 2

Quick Review

Religion
Evangelical Christian
Acceptance rate
82%
Avg. cost to attend
$14,570 /y
Aid receiving
91%
Undergraduates
2,651
Graduates
357
Male:Female Ratio
47:53
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
bju.edu

Bob Jones University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

214 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

256 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Bob Jones University has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1760 (59%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown703 (23%)
Nonresident Alien211 (7%)
Hispanic147 (5%)
Two or more races66 (2%)
Asian61 (2%)
Black or African American50 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander6 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native3 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$14,570/year
Average aid awarded
$11,894
Students receiving aid
91%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$10,076
$30-48K$10,902
$48-75K$12,572
$75-110K$16,830
$110K+$19,114

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$18,141$8,162
Tuition in-state$18,141$8,162
Tuition out-of-state$18,141$8,162
Fee in-district$1,000$600
Fee in-state$1,000$600
Fee out-of-state$1,000$600

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity3,998
Combined charge for room and board$7,580

Bob Jones University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Business Administration and Management, General41
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General29
Accounting27
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse27
Communication, General167
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other615
Biology & Biological Sciences, General21
Elementary Education and Teaching20
Counseling Psychology1010
Engineering, General19
Kinesiology and Exercise Science19
Graphic Design19
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies18
Bible & Biblical Studies117
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management16
Education, General16
Computer Science15
Early Childhood Education and Teaching67
Music Teacher Education94
International Relations and Affairs12
Educational Leadership and Administration, General12
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services11
Culinary Arts & Chef Training10
Music Performance, General27
English Language and Literature, General72
Information Technology9
Divinity & Ministry9
English & Language Arts Teacher Education8
History, General8
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General62
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other8
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching7
Pre-Medicine & Pre-Medical Studies7
Missions & Missionary Studies and Missiology7
Cinematography and Film & Video Production7
Humanities & Humanistic Studies7
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth6
Fine & Studio Arts, General5
Voice and Opera5
Housing and Human Environments, Other5
Social Studies Teacher Education4
Mathematics Teacher Education4
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General4
Religious & Sacred Music31
Fashion & Apparel Design3
Keyboard Instruments3
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies2
Physics, General2
Spanish Language and Literature2
Spanish Language Teacher Education2
Chemistry, General2
Music Pedagogy2
Theology & Theological Studies11
Religion & Religious Studies2
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General1
Actuarial Science1
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General1
Molecular Biochemistry1
Music History, Literature, and Theory1
Grand Total36500683
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate66%63%68%
  • Full-time retention rate - 82%
  • Part-time retention rate - 64%

Publications & Citations

Publications
74
Citations
486

Publication count by topic

Physics
26
Computer science
6
Biology
5
Chemistry
4
Mathematics
4
Medicine
4
Political science
4
Engineering
3
Psychology
3
Philosophy
2
Materials science
2
Geography
1
Environmental science
1
Sociology
1
History
1
Art
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Art23925
Philosophy30101
Physics3225157
Political science328827
Engineering449937
Geography47409
Mathematics477442
Chemistry499393
Environmental science53812
Psychology543822
Biology567727
Computer science575616
Medicine62435

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199100
199200
199322
199411
199502
199631
199700
199831
199916
200024
200135
2002210
200346
2004112
2005223
2006020
200728
2008421
2009319
2010422
2011117
2012327
2013725
2014134
2015333
2016334
2017330
2018215
2019224
2020235

General info

Alternative namesBJU
Founded1927
WikipediaBob Jones University
MottoPetimus Credimus
We seek, we trust
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff667
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address1700 Wade Hampton Boulavard
Greenville, South Carolina, 29614-0001
United States
City population62,000
Phone8642425100

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