University of Jamestown: Review & Facts

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University of Jamestown is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,005 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1883 and is the only institution located in Jamestown, North Dakota.

University of Jamestown is affiliated with Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
44
Fair
University of Jamestown will give you the option to get a bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

University of Jamestown deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 44 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Education, Business, Management, and Occupational Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
78%
Good
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.

The rate of student retention at University of Jamestown is fair at 78% (well above North Dakota average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at University of Jamestown is below average: 52%. About 34% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Jamestown 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
$20,000
High
Average tuition charges are high - $19,400 a year. The additional fees at University of Jamestown not covered by tuition are around $600; this comes to $20,000 annually.

Read the details about University of Jamestown 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
65%
Doable
According to recent data, 1,131 applications were submitted and 735 were accepted; so it is relatively easy 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 University of Jamestown in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,200
Low
University of Jamestown provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Jamestown, 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
University of Jamestown 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 $3,200 per year.

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

University of Jamestown Location and Maps



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