Belhaven UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Jackson, MS

$26,202

Avg tuition

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About Belhaven University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Presbyterian Church (USA)  While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Belhaven University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Jackson, Mississippi. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 4,574, and admissions are very selective, with an acceptance rate of 49%. The university offers 51 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 50%, and a student-faculty ratio of 8:1. Tuition and fees for students are $26,202.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a competitive acceptance rate.

This school is a little more selective about its students. Competitive acceptance schools welcome 15-50% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

49% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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The student-to-faculty ratio at this school is lower than other schools.

This means there are more faculty for each student, which can create an opportunity for more individualized attention and support in your studies.

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5k

Students Enrolled

48%

Online Student Enrollment

8:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Demographics

Black

46%

White

27%

Unknown

10%

Asian

10%

Hispanic

3%

Two or more races

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

68%

Socio-economic diversity

45% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

45%

State Grant Aid

20%

Institution Grant Aid

94%

Pell Grant

45%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,204
State Grant Aid $1,593
Institution Grant Aid $14,241
Pell Grant Aid $4,830

Financial Outlook

$35k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$27k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.