Bob Jones University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Bob Jones University is a small four-year, private for-profit school with 3,005 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1927 and is one of the 10 colleges and schools located in Greenville, South Carolina.

Bob Jones University is affiliated with Protestant Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
74
Fair
At Bob Jones University you can obtain your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Bob Jones University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 74 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Theology and Religion, Business, Management, and Communication and Journalism. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
80%
Good
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 usually a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Bob Jones University student retention rate is high at 80% (well above South Carolina average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Bob Jones University is average - 62%.

Student to faculty ratio at Bob Jones University is pretty good - 12:1. Read more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$15,000
Medium
Average tuition charges are slightly high - $14,300 per year. The additional fees at Bob Jones University (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $700; which comes to $15,000 per year.

Read the details about Bob Jones University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
82%
Easy
As reported in recent data, 1,101 applications were submitted and 903 were accepted; so it is easy to get admitted at this school.

This college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Bob Jones University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,000
Low
Bob Jones University provides a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Bob Jones 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
Unsafe
Bob Jones University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 4,100 students, which offers a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, about $2,000 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Bob Jones University seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Bob Jones University Location and Maps



Post Address: Bob Jones University, 1700 Wade Hampton Boulavard, Greenville, South Carolina 29614-0001, USA
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