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Judson at a Glance

STUDENT BODY

  • 1100

DEMOGRAPHICS

  • Men 50% / Women 50%
  • U.S. States: More than 30 Represented
  • Countries: More than 25 Represented
  • Percentage of International Students: 4%

FULL TIME FACULTY

  • 64% of full-time tenure track faculty hold a doctorate
  • 79% hold the appropriate terminal degree

STUDENT TO FACULTY RATIO

  • 9:1
  • Percentage of Classes Under 20: 80%

ADMISSION AVERAGES

  • Average Incoming Freshman GPA is 3.3
  • Average Freshman Composite ACT score is 23
  • Average Freshman Reading/Math SAT score is 1060
  • The middle-50% of students at Judson University have an ACT score between 21 and 26
  • Judson has advanced programs for students, especially those in the upper 25% of the ACT range, including Academic Grants and an Honors Program.

ACADEMIC PROGRAMS

  • Over 50 offered
  • 10 pre-professional programs
  • Over 25 off campus or study abroad opportunities
  • 90% of recent graduates participated in an internship, practicum or field experience.

TRADITIONAL UNDERGRADUATE

  • Architecture
  • Art & Design
  • Biblical & Theological Studies
  • Business
  • Christian Ministries
  • Communication Arts
  • Education
  • Exercise & Sports Sciences
  • History & Intercultural Studies
  • Psychology & Sociology
  • Music
  • Science & Mathematics
  • Worship Arts

ADULT UNDERGRADUATE

  • Communication Management
  • Criminal Justice Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Human Services
  • Management and Leadership
  • Liberal Arts Cohort

GRADUATE

  • Master of Architecture
  • Master of Education in Literacy
  • Master of Organizational Leadership

ACCREDITATION

  • Higher Learning Commission of North Central Association
  • National Architecture Accrediting Board
  • Teacher education accredited by Illinois State Board of Education

SURVEY RANKINGS

  • Top Tier, in Midwest Best Colleges, U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges Survey
  • 2012 Military Friendly Schools
  • Average freshman retention rate: 69%
  • Average graduation rate: 54%
  • Average graduation rate for Best Colleges in the Midwest Survey: 52%

FINANCIAL AID

  • Over 90% of students receive financial aid
  • Scholarships are available for academics, honors, athletics, music, theatre and art (limited)
  • Students are encouraged to file the FAFSA (Judson FAFSA School Code 001700)
  • Financial Aid FAFSA Deadline: May 1
  • Priority FAFSA Deadline: March 1
  • Scholarships, Grants, Loans and Work Study could be a part of the financial aid package
  • Military Educational Benefits Accepted (Post-9/11 GI Bill, Tuition Assistance, etc.)

ATHLETICS

  • Men's and Women's Soccer
  • Men's and Women's Basketball
  • Men's and Women's Cross Country
  • Men's and Women's Tennis
  • Men's and Women's Track and Field
  • Men's Lacrosse - new in 2011
  • Cheerleading and Poms
  • Golf
  • Baseball
  • Softball
  • Volleyball
  • Intramurals

ATHLETIC AFFILIATIONS

  • NAIA, NCCAA

ATHLETIC CONFERENCE

  • CCAC

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