William Penn University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Oskaloosa, IA

$26,100

Avg tuition

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About William Penn University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Friends  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.

William Penn University is a small private university located on a rural campus in Oskaloosa, Iowa. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,258, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 58%. The university offers 46 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 34%, and a student-faculty ratio of 13:1. Tuition and fees for students are $26,100.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

58% 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 Considered (not required)

High school rank Recommended

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 880-1060

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 16-21

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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1k

Students Enrolled

32%

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.

Demographics

White

54%

Black

21%

Hispanic

8%

Unknown

6%

Two or more races

5%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

46%

Socio-economic diversity

59% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

7

Total Online Enrollment

403

Student Location Breakout

32% 68%

Percent of Programs Online

86% On-campus

14% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's 13% online

Graduate Certificate Not offered

Master's 100% online

Doctorate Not offered

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

61%

State Grant Aid

25%

Institution Grant Aid

99%

Pell Grant

59%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,473
State Grant Aid $5,113
Institution Grant Aid $12,436
Pell Grant Aid $4,482

Financial Outlook

$37k

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.