William Jewell College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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William Jewell College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,065 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1849 and is the only school located in Liberty, Missouri.

William Jewell College is affiliated with Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
51
Fair
Bachelor's degree and master's degree are available at William Jewell College.

William Jewell College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 51 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Management, Business, Psychology, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
82%
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 plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at William Jewell College is high at 82% (well above Missouri average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at William Jewell College is below average: 59%.

Student to faculty ratio at William Jewell College is good - 10:1. Find out more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$31,900
High
Average tuition cost is extremely high, about $31,300 a year. The additional fees at William Jewell College (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $600, which comes to a total of $31,900 per year.

Read the details about William Jewell College 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
49%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 1,456 applications were submitted and 719 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to enroll at this school.

The college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score info at William Jewell College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,000
Medium
William Jewell College offers study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at William Jewell College, 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 Jewell College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,100 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: around $5,000 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at William Jewell College. 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 obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, William Jewell College seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

William Jewell College Location and Maps



Post Address: William Jewell College, 500 College Hill, Liberty, Missouri 64068-1896, USA
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