|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||6%|
|Student to faculty ratio||13:1|
|Dormitory capacity||855 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Webster University is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 2,630 applications and only 1,225 students were granted admission. Webster University is at the #45 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, 91% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 9% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1075 to 1235|
|ACT||21 to 27|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Webster University's tuition was $26,100 for all students regardless of residency (2.6% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 97% of Webster University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 36% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,042 (which is 8.1% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Webster University in 2016-2017, was 253, which is 61% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,544 (which is 6% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Webster University has enrolled a total of 13,906 students (4,596 students full-time and 9,310 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 13,906 students, 440 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 44% men and 56% women and 3,138 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 10,768 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 3,717 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 36%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%
Two or more races: 2%
Non-resident alien: 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Webster 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|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||34%||1,056||322|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||21%||656||261|
|Natural Resources And Conservation||5%||147||49|
|Military Technologies And Applied Sciences||5%||145||29|
|Legal Professions And Studies||3%||96|
|Communications Technologies/technicians And Support Services||2%||74|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||2%||72||59|
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 Webster 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 Webster University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $32,500. Last year, out of the total 1,361 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,225 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,499 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,319 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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