Johnson & Wales University - Providence Rankings

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In the World#1892 of 14178
In North America#578 of 2629
In the United States#528 of 2528
In Rhode Island#6 of 12
In Providence#5 of 6

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
93%
Avg. cost to attend
$27,922 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
6,123
Graduates
572
Male:Female Ratio
39:61
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
jwu.edu

Johnson & Wales University - Providence Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate93%90%94%
Applicants11,6683,9917,656
Admissions10,8193,5977,209
Freshmen enrolled full time1,458566892
Freshmen enrolled part time211011

909 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

91 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White3695 (55%)
Hispanic851 (13%)
Black or African American833 (12%)
Nonresident Alien533 (8%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown405 (6%)
Asian208 (3%)
Two or more races142 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native18 (0.3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$27,922/year
Average aid awarded
$21,210
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$23,529
$30-48K$24,024
$48-75K$25,508
$75-110K$27,049
$110K+$31,011

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$33,054$13,734
Tuition in-state$33,054$13,734
Tuition out-of-state$33,054$13,734

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity3,120
Combined charge for room and board$15,507
Room charge$10,797
Meal charge$4,710

Johnson & Wales University - Providence Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Culinary Arts & Chef Training258107
Business Administration and Management, General125192
Baking and Pastry Arts & Baker & Pastry Chef23551
Foodservice Systems Administration & Management271
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General161
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration110
Hotel & Motel Administration & Management70
Fashion Merchandising61
Restaurant & Food Services Management61
Tourism and Travel Services Management57
Counseling Psychology55
Finance, General2427
Accounting49
Marketing & Marketing Management, General46
Physician Assistant35
Accounting and Business & Management32
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General922
Biology & Biological Sciences, General29
Small Business Administration & Management27
Computer Graphics27
Advertising25
Engineering, Other24
CAD & CADD Drafting and & or Design Technology & Technician22
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor22
Communication, General20
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies19
Computer Software Engineering18
International Business & Trade & Commerce17
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology & Technician17
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education17
Securities Services Administration & Management14
Equestrian & Equine Studies12
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications12
Education, Other12
Applied Psychology10
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth10
Computer and Information Systems Security & Information Assurance9
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General8
General Studies7
Hospitality Administration & Management, General7
Higher Education & Higher Education Administration7
Educational Leadership and Administration, General7
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management5
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering4
Computer Programming & Programmer, General3
Information Science & Studies2
Horse Husbandry & Equine Science and Management2
Political Science and Government, General2
Writing, General2
Critical Infrastructure Protection1
Public Health, General1
Tourism Promotion Operations1
Grand Total5181,57037814
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate65%58%69%
  • Full-time retention rate - 75%
  • Part-time retention rate - 38%

Publications & Citations

Publications
316
Citations
3,161

Publication count by topic

Psychology
68
Medicine
45
Business
35
Sociology
34
Computer science
25
Political science
25
Engineering
20
History
10
Art
7
Economics
7
Mathematics
6
Geography
5
Chemistry
4
Physics
4
Biology
2
Philosophy
1
Geology
1
Materials science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Business2029621
Philosophy25124
Psychology2651943
Geology287779
Political science300041
Sociology305771
Engineering3072269
Art32441
Economics349662
Medicine3880372
Computer science4216189
Chemistry548432
Mathematics556810
Materials science56504
Geography56681

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199104
199201
199322
199433
199521
199621
199723
199840
199952
200026
2001417
2002621
2003223
2004250
2005148
2006463
2007351
20081185
2009858
20102091
201120138
201224158
201328180
201421215
201520265
201624268
201711223
201822193
201923199
202023329

General info

Alternative namesJWU
Founded1914
WikipediaJohnson & Wales University
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarQuarters
Total FTE staff1,077
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address8 Abbott Park Place
Providence, Rhode Island, 02903-3703
United States
City population178,000
Phone4015981000
Fax+1 (401) 598 2880

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