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William Carey University
Location Hattiesburg, MS
Setting Small City
Enrollment 5,662
Type Private 4 Year
National Ranking #435
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Status Non-profit
Website wmcarey.edu
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William Carey University
Tuition (In State) $13,500
Tuition (Out of State) $13,500
Room & Board $7,463
Avg Net Price $15,271
Avg Grant Aid $13,331
% Receiving Grant Aid 100%


William Carey University
Admission Chances Calculate
Applied 517
Admitted 277
Acceptance Rate 53.6%
Enrolled % 64.3%
Avg High School GPA 3.46
Typical High School Grades B+
Admissions Standards Difficult
Applicant Competition Low
ACT Range 20/29
SAT Range 1050/1320
Submit Test Scores Required to be considered for admission
Application Deadline


William Carey University
Student to Faculty Ratio 13:1
Popular Majors
  • Health Professions (24%)
  • Education (17%)
  • Psychology (16%)
  • Liberal Arts and Humanities (13%)
  • Business (10%)


William Carey University
Graduation Rate 51%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $40,900
Making Student Loan Payments 47%
Median Student Loan Debt $20,192
Median Loan Payment $208


William Carey University
% Men 33%
% Women 67%
Racial Diversity High
% White 60%
% Black 31%
% Hispanic 2%
% Native American 1%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 0%
% International 4%
% Unknown Race 1%


William Carey University
% In-State 69%
% Out-of-State 22%


William Carey University
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes No
Daycare Facility No
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/