#8 Best Private Colleges in Missouri

William Woods University

Fulton, Missouri

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Student Population
William Woods University overview
Location Fulton, Missouri
Online williamwoods.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Distant Town
Religious Affiliation Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
William Woods University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Fulton, Missouri, William Woods University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) faith. In the most recent statistical year 914 prospective students applied, and 585 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 156 enrolled in the school.  899 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,403 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $23,950 plus fees of $880. WWU is ranked 571 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



WWU is rated within the top 50% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 6 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
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ACT 20/26
GPA 3.5
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for William Woods University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$880
Room and Board $9,890
Budget for Other Expenses$6,318
Total One Year Cost$42,338

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$38,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
50% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by William Woods University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 29%
Education 14%
Agriculture 12%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 7%
Legal Professions 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=179964 IPEDS survey data for William Woods University.

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