William Woods University Rankings

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In the World#6452 of 14178
In North America#1652 of 2629
In the United States#1569 of 2528
In Missouri#40 of 68
In Fulton#2 of 2

Quick Review

Religion
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Acceptance rate
64%
Average ACT
23
Avg. cost to attend
$23,663 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
873
Graduates
1,280
Male:Female Ratio
33:67
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

William Woods University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate64%68%63%
Applicants914192722
Admissions585130455
Freshmen enrolled full time15336117
Freshmen enrolled part time312

308 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

568 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
119 or 83%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 20
or below

75% of them
had 26
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in William Woods University are 20-26 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
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

White1768 (82%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown104 (5%)
Black or African American103 (5%)
Nonresident Alien55 (3%)
Two or more races48 (2%)
Hispanic47 (2%)
Asian13 (0.6%)
American Indian or Alaska Native5 (0.2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander4 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$23,663/year
Average aid awarded
$16,323
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$21,691
$30-48K$26,790
$48-75K$23,510
$75-110K$24,531
$110K+$26,885

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$23,950$6,480
Tuition in-state$23,950$6,480
Tuition out-of-state$23,950$6,480
Fee in-district$880$100
Fee in-state$880$100
Fee out-of-state$880$100

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity748
Combined charge for room and board$9,890
Room charge$5,150
Meal charge$4,740

William Woods University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Educational Leadership and Administration, General23621
Superintendency and Educational System Administration154
Business Administration and Management, General3856
Curriculum and Instruction69
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation35
Equestrian & Equine Studies20
Biology & Biological Sciences, General16
Educational & Instructional Technology15
Health & Health Care Administration & Management13
Kinesiology and Exercise Science11
American Sign Language (ASL)9
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management9
Social Work7
Elementary Education and Teaching7
Accounting6
Management Information Systems, General5
Legal Professions and Studies, Other5
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies5
Communication, General5
Legal Assistant & Paralegal5
Special Education and Teaching, General4
Psychology, General4
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies3
Horse Husbandry & Equine Science and Management3
Athletic Training & Trainer3
Graphic Design3
Education, General2
English Language and Literature, General2
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other2
History, General2
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching2
Mathematics, General2
Social Science Teacher Education1
English & Language Arts Teacher Education1
Art & Art Studies, General1
Computer and Information Sciences, General1
Biology Teacher Education1
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General1
Grand Total321854321
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate58%54%59%
  • Full-time retention rate - 72%
  • Part-time retention rate - 40%

Publications & Citations

Publications
11
Citations
42

Publication count by topic

Psychology
5
Political science
2
Chemistry
1
Sociology
1
History
1
Mathematics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Political science48064
Sociology52373
Psychology525830
Mathematics59464

General info

Alternative namesWWU
William Woods
The Woods
Founded1870
WikipediaWilliam Woods University
MottoAmor Vincit Omnia
Love Conquers All
Colorsforest green, maroon
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff295
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

AddressOne University Avenue
Fulton, Missouri, 65251-2388
United States
City population13,000
Phone5736422251
Fax+1 (573) 592 1146

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