Union University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Union University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,585 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1823 and is one of the 6 colleges and schools located in Jackson, Tennessee.

Union University is affiliated with Southern Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
100
Good
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are offered at Union University.

Union University deploys a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers 100 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Nursing, Management, Business, and Social Work. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
84%
Good
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 usually a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Union University is high at 84% (well above Tennessee average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Union University is average - 65%.

Student to faculty ratio at Union University is good, 10:1. Find out more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$29,200
High
Average tuition pricing is very high - about $28,200 per year. The additional fees at Union University beyond tuition are about $1,000, which totals $29,200 per academic year.

Read the details about Union 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
69%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 1,830 applications were submitted and 1,265 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

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

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Union University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,900
Medium
Union 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 Union 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
F
Unsafe
Union University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,400 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable - nearly $6,900 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Union 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 information, Union University seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Union University Location and Maps



Post Address: Union University, 1050 Union University Dr, Jackson, Tennessee 38305-3697, USA
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