Williams Baptist University

country rank  1792
world rank  10551

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University Overview

Founded in 1941, Williams Baptist University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the small town of Walnut Ridge (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Arkansas. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Learning Commission, Williams Baptist University (WBU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational 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 degrees), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 78 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 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym WBU
Founded 1941
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address 60 W Fulbright Avenue
Walnut Ridge (population range: 2,500-9,999)
72476 Arkansas
United States
T +1 (870) 886 6741
F +1 (870) 886 3924

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
Not reported
International
students
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
Not reported

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 70-80%
Admission Office PO Box 3665
Walnut Ridge 72476
+1 (870) 759 4121
800 722 4434

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation Christian-Baptist Christian-Baptist Southern Baptist Convention - www.sbc.net

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Williams Baptist University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Higher Learning Commission


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU)
  • National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)

Academic Structure

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Social Media

Online Courses

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Open Education Consortium

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