John Brown University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - OustandingQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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John Brown University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,450 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1902 and is the only institution located in Siloam Springs, Arkansas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
49
John Brown University will give you the opportunity to obtain an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

John Brown University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 49 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, Education, Graphic Design and Animation, and Theology and Religion. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and 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 normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
84%
The student retention rate at John Brown University is high at 84% (well above Arkansas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at John Brown University is average: 64%.

Student to faculty ratio at John Brown University is pretty decent: 14:1. Learn more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$21,800
Average tuition charges are high, around $20,800 per year. The additional fees at John Brown University not covered by tuition are nearly $1,000; this makes it a total of $21,800 per year.

Read the details about John Brown University 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
65%
According to recent data, 1,170 applications were submitted and 756 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

This college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at John Brown University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,000
John Brown University offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at John Brown University, 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+
John Brown University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,100 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- nearly $3,000 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at John Brown University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, John Brown University appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

John Brown University Location and Maps



Post Address: John Brown University, 2000 W University St, Siloam Springs, Arkansas 72761, USA
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