John Brown University

country rank  939
world rank  3086

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University Overview

Established in 1919, John Brown University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the medium-sized town of Siloam Springs (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Arkansas. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Learning Commission, John Brown University (JBU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. John Brown University (JBU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 100 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym JBU
Founded 1919
Motto Christ Over All
Colours Royal blue and gold

University Location

Address 2000 W University Street
Siloam Springs (population range: 10,000-49,999)
72761 Arkansas
United States
T +1 (479) 524 9500
F +1 (479) 524 4196

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
Int'l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 2000 West University Street
Siloam Springs 72761-2121
+1 (479) 5247286
877 528 4636

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 300-399
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to John Brown University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Higher Learning Commission


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Arkansas State Department of Education
  • National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education
  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
  • American Council for Construction Education

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU)
  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)
  • National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019