William Peace University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - PoorQuality:Education Quality Rating - GoodSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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William Peace University is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,040 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1857 and is one of the 12 schools located in Raleigh, North Carolina.

William Peace University is affiliated with Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
13
Fair
Bachelor's degree is offered at William Peace University.

William Peace University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 13 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Psychology, General Studies, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
59%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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 normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at William Peace University is low at 59% (below North Carolina average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at William Peace University is low - 44%.

Student to faculty ratio at William Peace University is pretty decent: 15:1. Read more details on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$25,900
High
Average tuition cost is very high, $25,700 annually. The additional fees at William Peace University not covered by tuition are around $200, which comes to $25,900 a year.

Read the details about William Peace 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
50%
Doable
According to government data, 1,829 applications were submitted and 918 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get accepted at this school.

This college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score information at William Peace University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,600
Medium
William Peace University provides a distance education program, 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 William Peace 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
William Peace 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 - roughly $6,600 a year.

Based on the college crime information, William Peace University appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

William Peace University Location and Maps



Post Address: William Peace University, 15 E Peace St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27604-1194, USA
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