91%

Acceptance Rate

$19,852

Avg.Financial Aid

003404

FAFSA Code

About Johnson & Wales University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

7,360

Website

www.jwu.edu/campuses/providence/index.html

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

CIHE

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

Johnson & Wales University(JWU) is a private not-for-profit university headquartered at Providence, Rhode Island. It was founded in 1914 by Gertrude I. Johnson and Mary T. Wales. It started as a school exclusively for business education for junior college, senior college, and university.

It has the global impact with more than 10,000 alumni worldwide working in various sectors, offers more than 3,400 internships per year and provides education to students from more than 155 countries. It’s following the experiential educational model and is offering more than 1800 internship locations available in 47 states and 28 countries.

  • JWU location - It has campuses in 4 locations which are Providence in Rhode Island, North Miami, Denver, and Charlotte.

  • It is institutionally accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.  

  • JWU acceptance rate is 88%.

  • The graduation rate is 62% whereas the retention rate is 78%.

  • The student-faculty ratio is 20:1.

 

Reviews

Some of the reviews and rankings are given below. The rankings are provided by US News and World Report.

  • Campus security team takes good care of the student's safety on campus.
  • Professors are experienced and support students academically.

  • They provide hands-on experience through labs for the students.

  • There is a great diversity on campus with students from different countries, cultures, and backgrounds.

  • Career expos are conducted twice a year for the students to get them hired from potential employers.

Location & Contact

Address

8 Abbott Park Place

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4015981000
Fax: 4015981000
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Rankings

  • It is ranked 50th for 'Best Online Graduate Criminal Justice Programs' and 143rd for 'Best Online Bachelor’s Programs'.

  • It is ranked 184th for 'Best Online MBA Programs'.

  • The university is ranked 74th in 'Regional Universities-North' and 'Best Value Schools'.

Admissions

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

N/A

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

91%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

N/A

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$28,089

Average Annual Cost

$32,091

Books And Supplies

$1,800

Other Fees

$350

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

$14,154

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,059

Total One Year Cost

$50,454

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

18:1

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

71%

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

30%

Academic Calendar

Quarter

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

55%

Male Professors

45%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Culinary Arts and Related Services

907 Graduates

Foods, Nutrition, and Related Servi...

396 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

297 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facil...

195 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

121 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

104 Graduates

Specialized Sales, Merchandising an...

92 Graduates

Clinical, Counseling and Applied Ps...

56 Graduates

Marketing

51 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

47 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

46 Graduates

Computer Programming

37 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

33 Graduates

Computer Systems Networking and Tel...

30 Graduates

Computer Engineering

23 Graduates

International Business

22 Graduates

Agricultural and Domestic Animal Se...

21 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

21 Graduates

Drafting/Design Engineering Technol...

21 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

19 Graduates

Engineering, Other

15 Graduates

Electrical Engineering Technologies...

14 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

14 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

8 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

7 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

4 Graduates

General Sales, Merchandising and Re...

2 Graduates

Electromechanical Instrumentation a...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

6,681

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

36%

Full-time

94%

Part-time

6%

Students Gender

Male

40%

US National: 44%

Female

60%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

55% White

5% Unknown

13% Black

13% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

7% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

81%

Out Of State

17%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$68,856 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 83% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

83%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$9,988/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,626/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,626/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Wildcat

School Colors

blue and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

220

Total Female Athletes

227

Intramural Sports

19

Sports Club

6

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Equestrian

Golf

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Tennis

Volleyball

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Equestrian

Field Hockey

Golf

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$31,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$38,800/year

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

$0 $100,000

$12,000

$27,000

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.

$125 - 280

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

$19,852

Students Receiving Federal Grants

46%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,207

Students Receiving State Aid

6%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,154

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$17,354

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$24,583

$30K - $48K

$24,136

$48K - $75K

$21,578

$75K - $110K

$18,933

> $110K

$15,851

Johnson & Wales University federal school code is 003404. The students are required to fill the FAFSA form to check the eligibility and requirements for getting the financial aid.

  • Federal Aid offered are Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Direct PLUS loan, Direct Subsidized, Unsubsidized Loans, and also Work Study programs like Federal Work study.

  • Institutional grants and scholarships available are Johnson & Wales University Grant, National FFA Scholarship, DECA Scholarship, Presidential Scholarship, Business Professionals of America Scholarship, and Culinary Essentials Scholarship

  • $28,227 is the average amount awarded as a grant or scholarship.

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