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Belhaven University

Jackson, Mississippi

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Overview

Student Population
4,999
Belhaven University overview
Location Jackson, Mississippi
Online belhaven.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Midsize City
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA)
Belhaven University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Jackson, Mississippi, Belhaven University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (USA) faith. In the most recent statistical year 2,380 prospective students applied, and 1,179 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 284 enrolled in the school.  1,495 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,504 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $26,650 plus fees of $375. Belhaven University is ranked 696 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Belhaven University is designated as a Predominantly Black Institution (PBI) and receives federal grants supporting the school's efforts to serve low and middle-income Black Americans.

Ratings

5/10
Overall
5/10
Academics
5/10
Resources
4/10
Outcomes
4/10
Value

Belhaven University is rated within the lower 40% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Belhaven University within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very Easy
Belhaven University overview
SAT 995/1135
ACT 19/23
GPA 3.4
Applications Accepted
49.5% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Average
Application Fee $25

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$26,650
Costs for Belhaven University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$650
Other Fees$375
Room and Board $8,800
Budget for Other Expenses$1,000
Total One Year Cost$37,475

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$40,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
48% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Belhaven University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 40%
Visual and Performing Arts 12%
Social Sciences 10%
Health Professions 8%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=175421 IPEDS survey data for Belhaven University.

Current students may use the Belhaven University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.