Webster University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - OustandingQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Webster University is a large four-year, private not-for-profit school with 18,460 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1915 and is one of the 28 colleges and schools located in Saint Louis, Missouri.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
98
At Webster University you can obtain your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

Webster University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 98 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Psychology, Criminal Justice, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
79%
The student retention rate at Webster University is fair at 79% (above Missouri average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Webster University is average: 66%.

Student to faculty ratio at Webster University is pretty decent: 15:1. Learn more on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$23,200
Average tuition costs are high - about $23,100 annually. The additional fees at Webster University (not included in tuition costs) are about $100, which comes to $23,200 annually.

Read the details about Webster 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
59%
As reported in recent data, 1,706 applications were submitted and 1,008 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

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

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at Webster University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,500
Webster University offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Webster 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-
Webster University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 800 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable -- nearly $5,500 annually.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Webster 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 data, Webster University appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Webster University Location and Maps



Post Address: Webster University, 470 E Lockwood Ave., Saint Louis, Missouri 63119-3194, USA
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