William Jewell College: Statistics

Updated:

EduRank

William Jewell College logo
EduRank.org best universities badge
Position Category
#5005 of 14,131 In the World
#1412 of 2,597 In North America
#1332 of 2,496 In the United States
#31 of 67 In Missouri
#4637 of 6,281 For Sociology
Subject rankings

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
47%
Average SAT
1180
Average ACT
24
Avg. cost to attend
$20,876 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
779
Graduates
26
Male:Female Ratio
49:51
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
jewell.edu

William Jewell College Acceptance rate and admissions statistics

William Jewell College has an acceptance rate of 47% and is among the top 12% of the most difficult universities to gain admission to in the United States. The university reports the admission statistics without distinguishing between local and international students.

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 47% 51% 44%
Applicants 1,402 666 736
Admissions 659 338 321
Freshmen enrolled full time 222 111 111

314 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
10 or 5%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1090
or below

75% of them
had 1270
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in William Jewell College are 1090-1270 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
159 or 72%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 21
or below

75% of them
had 27
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in William Jewell College are 21-27 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment demographics by race or ethnicity

White 576 (72%)
Hispanic 69 (9%)
Black or African American 63 (8%)
Two or more races 39 (5%)
Nonresident Alien 25 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 17 (2%)
Asian 8 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 4 (0.5%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 2 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

The average net cost to attend William Jewell College is $20,876 per year, calculated as the sum of the average cost of tuition, room and board, books, and supplies, reduced by the amount of average financial aid received.

The final cost of attendance varies for each student based on household income, residency, program, and other factors.

Net average cost to attend
$20,876/year
Average aid awarded
$28,413
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $15,074
$30-48K $13,939
$48-75K $15,078
$75-110K $21,488
$110K+ $24,368

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $18,360$4,800
Tuition in-state $18,360$4,800
Tuition out-of-state $18,360$4,800
Fee in-district $950
Fee in-state $950
Fee out-of-state $950

Room and board costs

Dormitory capacity 1,005
Combined charge for room and board $9,860
Room charge $5,140
Meal charge $4,720

William Jewell College majors

William Jewell College has granted 191 bachelor's degrees across 25 programs and 4 master's in Teacher Education, Multiple Levels. Below is a table with majors that lead to degrees at William Jewell College.

Major Bachelor Master
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 70
Business Administration and Management, General 19
Psychology, General 19
Accounting 11
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 10
Elementary Education and Teaching 10
English Language and Literature, General 6
Political Science and Government, General 6
Biochemistry 5
History, General 5
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 5
Chemistry, General 4
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 4
Civil Engineering, General 2
Data Science, General 2
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia 2
Economics, General 2
Mathematics, General 2
Molecular Biology 2
Non-Profit & Public & Organizational Management 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other 2
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 1
Music Performance, General 1
Music Teacher Education 1
Philosophy 1
Spanish Language and Literature 1
Grand Total 191 4

William Jewell College has a graduation rate of 65%, which is among the 32% highest for universities in the US.

Total Men Women
Graduation rate 65% 60% 71%
  • Full-time retention rate - 74%

Publications & Citations

William Jewell College has published 321 scientific papers with 3,045 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Physics, Engineering, Biology, Political Science, Environmental Science, Sociology, Law, Chemistry, and Computer Science.

Publications
321
Citations
3,045

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
207 / 1,693
Physics
131 / 1,677
Engineering
127 / 1,582
Biology
126 / 1,524
Political Science
123 / 910
Environmental Science
121 / 1,126
Sociology
119 / 1,278
Law
118 / 910
Chemistry
113 / 1,188
Computer Science
108 / 1,160
Medicine
105 / 1,402
Philosophy
104 / 485
Psychology
89 / 1,323
Quantum and Particle physics
81 / 1,201
History
71 / 427
Geography and Cartography
70 / 459
Mathematics
70 / 432
Genetics
62 / 796
Materials Science
60 / 658
Biochemistry
57 / 801
Business
53 / 523
Archaeology
52 / 398
Economics
51 / 351
Geology
50 / 379
Organic Chemistry
48 / 508
Ecology
45 / 513
Art & Design
45 / 231
Social Psychology
43 / 941
Linguistics
42 / 158
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
36 / 340
Optical Engineering
35 / 315
Math Teachers
32 / 45
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
31 / 166
Statistics
31 / 353
Education Majors
30 / 153
Development Studies
28 / 304
Machine Learning
28 / 401
Paleontology
28 / 132
Psychiatry
26 / 458
Public Health
25 / 352

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 3 6
1991 2 11
1992 5 9
1993 0 12
1994 1 16
1995 1 12
1996 0 21
1997 5 13
1998 5 10
1999 0 13
2000 4 12
2001 4 20
2002 6 28
2003 6 30
2004 6 39
2005 7 46
2006 6 72
2007 6 59
2008 13 95
2009 21 110
2010 7 102
2011 6 136
2012 4 142
2013 9 141
2014 12 162
2015 8 165
2016 9 164
2017 18 172
2018 9 152
2019 19 184
2020 9 237
2021 11 254
2022 25 208
Academic rankings

William Jewell College alumni

  1. Bill Snyder

    Bill Snyder
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1939-.. (age 84)
    Occupations
    head coachAmerican football player
    Biography

    William D. Snyder is a retired college football coach and former player. He served as the head football coach at Kansas State University from 1989 to 2005 and again from 2009 to 2018. Snyder initially retired from the position from 2006 to 2008 before being rehired. Snyder retired for the second time on December 2, 2018 and is serving as a special ambassador for the athletics department.

  2. Dallas Willard

    Dallas Willard
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1935-2013 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    non-fiction writerphilosopherreligious writertranslator
    Biography

    Dallas Albert Willard was an American philosopher also known for his writings on Christian spiritual formation. Much of his work in philosophy was related to phenomenology, particularly the work of Edmund Husserl, many of whose writings he translated into English for the first time.

  3. Don Page

    Don Page
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1948-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    physicist
    Biography

    Don Nelson Page,, is an American-born Canadian theoretical physicist at the University of Alberta, Canada.

  4. Terry Teachout

    Terry Teachout
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-2022 (aged 66)
    Occupations
    opinion journalistjournalistbiographerbloggertheatre critic
    Biography

    Terrance Alan Teachout was an American author, critic, biographer, playwright, stage director, and librettist.

All 22 notable alumni

General info

Founded 1849
Motto Deo Fisus Labora
Trust in God, Work
Colors red, black
Academic calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 218
Carnegie classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and contacts

Address 500 College Hill
Liberty, Missouri, 64068-1896
United States
City population 30,000
Phone 8164155979

William Jewell College in social media