William Jessup University: Ranking & Review

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Rocklin Rank United States Rank World Rank
2 1850 6480
Top 38%

William Jessup University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate66%71%63%
Enrolled undergraduates1697891
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,504618886

518 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

69 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $45. It’s free to apply for graduates.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsConsidered but not required
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)Considered but not required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores123
Percent of students submitting SAT scores77%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores73
Percent of students submitting ACT scores46%
ACT Composite
ACT English
ACT Math

William Jessup University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $46,594 $46,594
Off-campus $49,936 $49,936
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $10,950 and other expenses per full academic year.

William Jessup University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 624 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $29,950 $29,950
Fees for full-time undergraduates $600 $600
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $1,260 $1,260
Tuition for Full-time graduates $11,284 $11,284
Fees for full-time graduates $409 $409
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $571 $571

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Psychology 68 68
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 59 59
Theology and Religious Vocations 37 37
Education 28 7 35
Visual and Performing Arts 16 16
English Language and Literature & Letters 15 15
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 13 13
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 13 13
Health Professions and Related Programs 11 11
Social Sciences 11 11
History 7 7
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 2 2
Mathematics and Statistics 2 2
Natural Resources and Conservation 1 1
Grand Total112727290

A total of 283 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at William Jessup University.

At the master's level 7 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate64%63%65%
  • Full-time retention rate - 73%
  • Part-time retention rate - 0%

General info

Alternative namesWJU
San Jose Christian College
MottoChrist-centered higher education
Religious affiliationOther Protestant
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff250
Instructional FTE100
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 Websitejessup.edu
Address2121 University Avenue
Rocklin, California, 95765-3707
United States
Urbanization levelRural: Fringe
City population50,000 - 250,000
Fax+1 (916) 577 2203

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