Founded in 1941, Williams Baptist University is a non-profit private liberal arts higher-education institution located in the rural setting of the medium town of Walnut Ridge (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Arkansas. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, Williams Baptist University (WBU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Baptist religion. Williams Baptist University (WBU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 79 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. WBU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Williams Baptist University|
|Colours||Blue and white|
|Address||60 W Fulbright Avenue
|Tel||+1 (870) 886 6741|
|Fax||+1 (870) 886 3924|
|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|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is required
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is neither required nor recommended
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||PO Box 3665
Walnut Ridge 72476
(870) 759 4121
800 722 4434
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Baptist Southern Baptist Convention - www.sbc.net|
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, very small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences plus professions, no graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Not Classified (Exclusively Graduate Programs)|
Williams Baptist University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 62,642 physical volumes, 305 physical media and 100 licensed digital/electronic databases. Williams Baptist University's library has 1 branch.
Williams Baptist University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 570 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Career Services||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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