Wilberforce University Rankings

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In the World#5713 of 14178
In North America#1506 of 2629
In the United States#1426 of 2528
In Ohio#49 of 91
In Wilberforce#2 of 3

Quick Review

Religion
African Methodist Episcopal
Acceptance rate
39%
Average SAT
789
Average ACT
17
Avg. cost to attend
$13,014 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
553
Graduates
13
Male:Female Ratio
39:61
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Wilberforce University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate39%37%44%
Applicants3,5441,1462,197
Admissions1,384424960
Freshmen enrolled full time1315279
Freshmen enrolled part time422

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
42 or 31%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 734
or below

75% of them
had 843
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Wilberforce University are 734-843 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
59 or 44%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 15
or below

75% of them
had 19
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Wilberforce University are 15-19 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American546 (96%)
White14 (2%)
Two or more races4 (0.7%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown2 (0.4%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$13,014/year
Average aid awarded
$10,225
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$15,304
$30-48K$15,729
$48-75K$16,563
$75-110K$20,050
$110K+$19,491

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$12,020$12,830
Tuition in-state$12,020$12,830
Tuition out-of-state$12,020$12,830
Fee in-district$1,230$420
Fee in-state$1,230$420
Fee out-of-state$1,230$420

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity310
Combined charge for room and board$7,000
Room charge$4,000
Meal charge$3,000

Wilberforce University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other27
Mass Communication & Media Studies8
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling & Counselor7
Political Science and Government, General6
Social Work4
Psychology, General3
Sociology2
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other2
Management Information Systems, General1
Computer Science1
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration1
Marketing & Marketing Management, General1
Grand Total567
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate20%10%28%
  • Full-time retention rate - 47%
  • Part-time retention rate - 8%

Publications & Citations

Publications
35
Citations
341

Publication count by topic

Computer science
11
Sociology
6
Materials science
6
Mathematics
3
Psychology
2
Chemistry
1
Philosophy
1
History
1
Biology
1
Business
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Sociology2558144
Philosophy29642
Mathematics429887
Materials science497231
Psychology500246
Chemistry574117
Business60381
Biology60857
Computer science62046

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199101
199200
199311
199404
199501
199620
199742
199821
199907
200019
200127
2002028
2003015
2004123
2005315
2006342
2007015
2008113
2009215
2010013
2011010
2012013
2013222
2014214
2015014
2016013
201708
201808
201906
202019

General info

Founded1856
WikipediaWilberforce University
MottoSuo Marte
By one’s own toil, effort, courage
Colorsgreen, gold
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff94
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address1055 N Bickett Rd
Wilberforce, Ohio, 45384-1001
United States
City population2,000
Phone9373762911
Fax+1 (937) 376 2627

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