Judson University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Elgin, IL

$29,870

Avg tuition

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About Judson University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Baptist  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.

Judson University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Elgin, Illinois. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,233, and admissions are very selective, with an acceptance rate of 39%. The university offers 47 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 58%, and a student-faculty ratio of 13:1. Tuition and fees for students are $29,870.

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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

39% 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.

Test scores Required

High school rank Considered (not required)

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 880-1100

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 19-25

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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1k

Students Enrolled

45%

Online Student Enrollment

13:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online
On-campus
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Demographics

White

48%

Hispanic

21%

Black

14%

Unknown

9%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Two or more races

2%

Asian

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

Information not available

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

60%

Socio-economic diversity

35% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

21

Total Online Enrollment

550

Student Location Breakout

45% 55%

Percent of Programs Online

70% On-campus

30% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates 62% online

Associate 100% online

Bachelor's 19% online

Graduate Certificate Not offered

Master's 43% online

Doctorate Not offered

Financial Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

35%

State Grant Aid

33%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

35%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,862
State Grant Aid $4,443
Institution Grant Aid $19,131
Pell Grant Aid $4,365

Financial Outlook

$38k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$25k

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.