About Belhaven University
On Campus Housing
Belhaven University is a private not-for-profit which was founded in 1883 through the merger of a college and institute and since then it is providing nationally recognized academics, excellent faculty, and affordability. The university is headquartered at Jackson, Mississippi and Belhaven University Address is 1500 Peachtree St, Jackson, Mississippi 39202. It is having various other branches in different states of the U.S. The university is religiously affiliated by Presbyterian Church. It is one among the 36 universities nationally accredited for each of its major in arts (music, visual art, theatre, and dance).
The university is accredited by the Southern Association of colleges and schools commission on Colleges.
University's acceptance rate is 43%.
The student-faculty ratio is 11:1.
The retention rate is 67% and the total graduation rate is 36%.
The total student population is 4,758 which includes 1,359 full-time and 3,399 part-time students.
Online Education at Belhaven University
The online programs are provided with convenient schedules, affordable tuition fees, and each student is given personal attention by the faculty. All classes are taught from a Christian Worldview perspective.
The online platform is available for on-campus students as well to access the information and events happening in the university. To submit their assignments and projects online and to access e-library.
The university reviews are given below.
- Professors are experienced and helpful for the students.
Help from the counselors is available and the small class sizes make the student-faculty interaction easier.
University is well organized and proficient in providing financial aid.
According to the US News and World Report, the following are the rankings given to the university.
It is ranked 199th in 'Best online Bachelor’s programs'.
It is ranked between 120-158 in 'Best Online Graduate Business programs(without MBA)'.
It is ranked between 205-267 in 'Best Online MBA programs'.
It is ranked between 224-291 in 'Best Online Graduate Education programs'.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$57,705 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
$18486 is the average amount awarded for a grant or scholarship.
MESG and MTAG are the State grants offered to the students.
Pell grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Direct Subsidized, Direct Unsubsidized, and Direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins Loans and Federal Work-study are the Federal aids available for the students.
Post 9/11 GI Bill, Tuition Assistance, Vocational Rehabilitation, and LEAP are the various military financial aids provided.
Belhaven University federal school code is 002397.