Jamestown College: Review & Facts

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Jamestown College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 950 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1883 and is the only institution located in Jamestown, North Dakota.

Jamestown College is affiliated with Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
42
Jamestown College will give you the option to get a bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Jamestown College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 42 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, Education, Nursing, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
68%
The rate of student retention at Jamestown College is relatively low at 68% (above North Dakota average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Jamestown College is below average: 52%. About 34% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Jamestown College is pretty good, 13:1. Learn more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$18,000
Average tuition charges are fairly high - $17,500 a year. The additional fees at Jamestown College not covered by tuition are around $500; this comes to $18,000 annually.

Read the details about Jamestown College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
56%
According to recent data, 1,031 applications were submitted and 580 were accepted; so it is not very hard to become a student at this school.

The college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Jamestown College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,700
Jamestown College provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Jamestown College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C+
Jamestown College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 800 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: around $2,700 per year.

Based on the college crime data, Jamestown College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Jamestown College Location and Maps



Post Address: Jamestown College, 608 6th St NE, Jamestown, North Dakota 58405, USA
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