William Woods University: Ranking & Review

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Fulton
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United States
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William Woods University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate75%74%75%
Applicants887214671
Admissions664159505
Enrolled undergraduates19356137
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,2848011,483

764 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

518 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores19
Percent of students submitting SAT scores10%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
561
Math
542

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores175
Percent of students submitting ACT scores91%
ACT Composite
23
ACT English
23
ACT Math
21

Admission requirements

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

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRequired
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
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 Woods University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$38,860$38,860
Off-campus$29,710$29,710
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $9,400 and other expenses per full academic year.

William Woods University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 740 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$22,450$22,450
Fees for full-time undergraduates$810$810
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$400$400
Tuition for Full-time graduates$8,400$8,400
Fees for full-time graduates$100$100
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$350$350

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Education2435131406
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services4292134
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics5959
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences2626
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1717
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1313
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1010
Visual and Performing Arts1010
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1010
Public Administration and Social Service Professions88
Legal Professions and Studies66
Psychology44
Health Professions and Related Programs44
English Language and Literature & Letters33
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service33
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
History
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Mathematics and Statistics
Grand Total1022944331713

A total of 239 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at William Woods University.

At the master's and doctor's level 474 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate59%55%60%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%

General info

Alternative namesWWU
William Woods
The Woods
Founded1870
MottoAmor Vincit Omnia
Love Conquers All
Religious affiliationChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Colorsforest green, maroon
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff318
Instructional FTE169
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.williamwoods.edu
AddressOne University Avenue
Fulton, Missouri, 65251-1098
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population10,000 - 50,000
Phone57364222512251
Fax+1 (573) 592 1146

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