Williams Baptist University

Walnut Ridge, Arkansas

Williams Baptist University Overview

Student population

Address60 W Fulbright Avenue
Walnut Ridge, AR
School Websitewilliamsbaptistuniversity.com
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Distant

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Williams Baptist University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 775 students applied to Williams Baptist University. Of those students, 437 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Williams Baptist University was $16,200, in addition to fees of $1,120. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Williams Baptist University.

Williams Baptist University has a 38% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Williams Baptist University Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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Applicants admitted

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The Williams Baptist University acceptance rate is 56%. To put this into perspective, 437 of the 775 students who applied to Williams Baptist University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Williams Baptist University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Williams Baptist University had an SAT score between the range of 920 and 1,120. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Williams Baptist University was between 17 and 22 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Williams Baptist University as part of their application.

Williams Baptist University Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Williams Baptist University, the tuition for in-state residents is $16,200. Combined with fees of $1,120, room and board costs of $8,070, other expenses of $2,990 and the $1,250 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $17,320 in tuition.

Students at Williams Baptist University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Williams Baptist University was $5,040 last year, with 49% of students being awarded federal aid.

Williams Baptist University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio14:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Williams Baptist University.

Williams Baptist University has a good gender split, with 43% of undergraduates being female and 57% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Arkansas residents; in fact, 67% of all students reside in Arkansas. However, 28% of students come from out-of-state and 5% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Williams Baptist University is 14:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Williams Baptist University Popular Majors and Programs

LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
PSYCHOLOGY
EDUCATION
THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
HISTORY

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