In 2016, 5,859 people graduated from undergraduate and graduate programs at Webster University. 53.5% of these graduates were women, and 46.5% were men. The majority of graduating students were White (2,594 graduates), meaning that there were 1.26 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 2,054 graduates.
The median undergraduate tuition at Webster University is $26,100, which is $6,110 less than the national median of $32,210.
Webster University received 2,630 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 31.9% annual growth. Out of those 2,630 applicants, 1,225 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 46.6% acceptance rate.
There were 13,906 students enrolled at Webster University in 2016, and 9% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.
Webster University has an overall enrollment yield of 36.2%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.
Webster University has a total enrollment of 13,906 students. The full-time enrollment at Webster University is 4,596 students and the part-time enrollment is 9,310. This means that 33.1% of students enrolled at Webster University are enrolled full-time.
The enrolled student population at Webster University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 43.7%White, 35.8%Black or African American, 7.74%Hispanic or Latino, 3.06%Asian, 2.35%Two or More Races, 0.36%American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.25%Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.
Students enrolled at Webster University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority WhiteFemale (6.05%), followed by WhiteMale (4.78%) and Black or African AmericanFemale (1.05%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority Black or African AmericanFemale (3.62%), followed by WhiteMale (3.47%) and WhiteFemale (3.11%).
In 2016, 405 more women than men graduated from Webster University. The majority of students graduating from Webster University are White. These 2,594 graduates mean that there were 1.26 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 2,054 graduates.
The most specialized major across all degree types at Webster University, meaning they have significantly more graduates than the national average across all institutions, is Applied Sciences, with 58 graduates, followed by Business with 3,707 graduates and Psychology with 401 graduates.
Webster University has an endowment valued at nearly $129M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $7.51M (5.79%), compared to the 1.44% average return ($414,206 on $28.9M) across all Master's Colleges and Universities.
In 2015, Webster University had a total expenditure of $205M. Of that $205M, they spent $98.4M on salaries and $22.7M on benefits.
Webster University employs 88Professors, 72Associate professors, and 43Assistant professors. Most academics at Webster University are MaleProfessors (49), FemaleProfessors (39), and FemaleAssociate professors (39).
The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Webster University are: Office and Administrative Support, with 171 employees, Management, with 148 employees, and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 132 employees.