|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Southern Baptist|
|Students with disability||5%|
|Student to faculty ratio||9:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,319 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Union University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 2,012 applications and 1,259 students were granted admission. Union University is at the #61 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 95% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 12% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1020 to 1300|
|ACT||23 to 30|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Union University's tuition was $29,320 for all students regardless of residency (9.4% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Union University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 30% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,444 (which is 1% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Union University in 2016-2017, was 189, which is 56% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,520 (which is 6.4% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Union University has enrolled a total of 3,466 students (2,246 students full-time and 1,220 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 3,466 students, 220 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 34% men and 66% women and 2,286 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,180 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 273 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 22%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%
Non-resident alien: 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Two or more races: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Union University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||30%||279|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||14%||128|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||8%||75||0|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||3%||32|
|Theology And Religious Vocations||3%||30||0|
|Philosophy And Religious Studies||2%||19|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||1%||6|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Union University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Union University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $30,600. Last year, out of the total 1,010 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 919 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,227 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,092 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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