William Jewell College: Ranking & Review

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Liberty
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United States
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World
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116415875
Top 35%

William Jewell College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate48%48%47%
Applicants1,6446381,004
Admissions783307476
Enrolled undergraduates19886112
Enrolled total (including graduate students)933385548

49 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores7
Percent of students submitting SAT scores4%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
535
Math
580

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores191
Percent of students submitting ACT scores96%
ACT Composite
25
ACT English
25
ACT Math
23

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for both undergraduates and graduates.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRecommended
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

William Jewell College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$47,928$47,928
Off-campus$51,863$51,863
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $9,640 and other expenses per full academic year.

William Jewell College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,065 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$32,916$32,916
Fees for full-time undergraduates$770$770
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$960$960
Tuition for Full-time graduates$4,800$4,800
Fees for full-time graduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$400$400

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs9292
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services4949
Education15520
Psychology1919
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1515
Social Sciences1414
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1313
Visual and Performing Arts1111
Physical Sciences1010
English Language and Literature & Letters88
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services55
Philosophy and Religious Studies44
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs44
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies33
Mathematics and Statistics33
History22
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Theology and Religious Vocations
Science Technologies & Technicians
Grand Total2675272

A total of 267 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at William Jewell College.

At the master's level 5 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate59%60%59%
  • Full-time retention rate - 78%

General info

Founded1849
MottoDeo Fisus Labora
Trust in God, Work
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementWilliam Jewell College promises students an outstanding liberal arts education that cultivates leadership, service, and spiritual growth within a community inspired by Christian ideals and committed to open, rigorous intellectual pursuits.
Colorsred, black
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff244
Instructional FTE101
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Official Websitejewell.edu
Address500 College Hill
Liberty, Missouri, 64068-1896
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population29,000
Phone8164155979
Fax+1 (816) 415 5027

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