Edward Waters College: Ranking & Review

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Edward Waters College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate60%58%62%
Applicants2,9231,2681,655
Admissions1,7677391,028
Enrolled undergraduates294158136
Enrolled total (including graduate students)3,4431,5971,846

71 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores148
Percent of students submitting SAT scores50%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
440
Math
440

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores146
Percent of students submitting ACT scores50%
ACT Composite
16
ACT English
15
ACT Math
16

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programNeither required nor recommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Edward Waters College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$25,083$25,083
Off-campus$26,283$26,283
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $7,282 and other expenses per full academic year.

Edward Waters College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 520 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$13,325$13,325
Fees for full-time undergraduates$200$200
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$555$555

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services4646
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2929
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2222
Psychology1919
Education1111
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs77
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities66
Visual and Performing Arts44
Mathematics and Statistics33
Grand Total147147

A total of 147 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Edward Waters College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate32%23%44%
  • Full-time retention rate - 60%

General info

Alternative namesEWC
Founded1866
MottoAcademic, Spiritual, Physical
Religious affiliationAfrican Methodist Episcopal
Colorspurple, orange, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff185
Instructional FTE71
Public Service FTE5
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.ewc.edu
Address1658 Kings Rd
Jacksonville, Florida, 32209
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population881,000
Phone9044708000
Fax+1 (904) 470 8048

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