77%

Acceptance Rate

$16,444

Avg.Financial Aid

001100

FAFSA Code

About John Brown University (JBU)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

2,516

Website

www.jbu.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

2000 W University St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4795249500
Fax: 4795249548
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Rankings

As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. Considered one of the best publications when it comes to ranking universities, Forbes has placed John Brown University at the 363rd position on the latest list of top colleges. However, it is to be noted that the rankings are decided based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

FALSE

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

77%

SAT Range

1110 - 1365

ACT Range

23 - 30

Application Fee

$25

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is fairly easy. John Brown University has 3 admission thresholds. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $25. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 1060-1260 to improve her chances. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 23 might also given admission but the average ACT score at John Brown University is 26. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 2000 W University St, Siloam Springs, Arkansas 72761. To gather more information, they can call them at (479) 524-9500.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$22,390

Average Annual Cost

$25,750

Books And Supplies

$800

Other Fees

$1,178

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$9,224

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,850

Total One Year Cost

$39,802

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to JBU are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $37,296. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($27,668), books and supplies ($800), room and boarding ($9,456), and budget for other expenses ($2,850). For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

14:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

80%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$123

Faculty Overview

69%

Male Professors

31%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

91 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

58 Graduates

Engineering, General

41 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

35 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

21 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

16 Graduates

Construction Management

14 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

14 Graduates

International Business

12 Graduates

Marketing

12 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

12 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

11 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

10 Graduates

Biology, General

8 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

8 Graduates

International/Global Studies

8 Graduates

Psychology, General

7 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

6 Graduates

Theological and Ministerial Studies

6 Graduates

Political Science and Government

5 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

4 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

4 Graduates

History

4 Graduates

Pastoral Counseling and Specialized...

4 Graduates

Religious/Sacred Music

3 Graduates

Chemistry

2 Graduates

Philosophy

2 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

2 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

1 Graduates

Mathematics

1 Graduates

Music

1 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,903

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

27%

Full-time

75%

Part-time

25%

Students Gender

Male

44%

US National: 44%

Female

56%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

73% White

3% Unknown

3% Black

7% Hispanic

5% Two or more races

5% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

2% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

55%

Out Of State

36%

In State

9%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$56,885 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 91% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

91%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Golden Eagle

School Colors

royal blue and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

62

Total Female Athletes

72

Intramural Sports

6

Sports Club

10

Sports Team (Men)

Basketball

Cross Country

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by JBU. At JBU, $9,456 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. John Brown University offers a number of dining and meal plan options for its students. The university has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the university are 41% and 59%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$36,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$45,800/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$18,868

$25,055

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$196 - 260

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$16,444

Students Receiving Federal Grants

33%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,126

Students Receiving State Aid

37%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,779

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

95%

Average Aid Per Year

$14,765

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$18,677

$30K - $48K

$21,767

$48K - $75K

$18,552

$75K - $110K

$14,395

> $110K

$12,659

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$341,453

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$7,542,080

The financial aid department of John Brown University helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average federal grant that comes from the university is around $5,191, whereas the financial aid is $16,192. The students at the university are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $2,397, while the institutional aid is $16,192. At JBU, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $341,453 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $7,542,080.

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