William Jessup University

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2020 Undergraduate Tuition
$36,000
5.26% growth from 2019
2020 Average Net Price
$26,094
After Financial Aid
2018 Student Loan
5.09%
Default Rate
2020 Acceptance Rate
65.2%
710 Applicants
2020 Enrolled Students
1,840
83.7% Full-Time
2020 Graduation Rate
51.9%
108 Graduates

About

William Jessup University is a higher education institution located in Placer County, CA. In 2020, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at William Jessup University were General Psychology (62 degrees awarded), General Business Administration & Management (59 degrees), and Elementary Education & Teaching (38 degrees).

In 2020, 446 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at William Jessup University. 63.9% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 36.1% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (263 degrees), 4.31 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (61 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at William Jessup University is $36,000, which is $7,600 more than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($28,400).

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The median undergraduate tuition at William Jessup University is $36,000, which is $7,600 more than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($28,400).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $26,094.

In 2020, 92% of undergraduate students attending William Jessup University received financial aid through grants. Comparatively, 64% of undergraduate students received financial aid through loans.

Tuition Costs

$36,000
2020 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2020, the cost of tuition at William Jessup University was $36,000. The cost of tuition at William Jessup University is $7,600 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($28,400).

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Average Net Price

$26,094
2020 Value
13.6%
1 Year Growth

In 2020 William Jessup University had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $26,094. Between 2019 and 2020, the average net price of William Jessup University grew by 13.6%.

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Other Student Expenses

$13,392
Room and Board
$1,971
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at William Jessup University was of $13,392 in 2020. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,971. The cost of room and board increased by 6.71% between 2019 and 2020. The cost of books and supplies increased by 2.82% during the same period.

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Financial Aid by Income Level

92%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants
64%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Loans

92% of undergraduate students at William Jessup University received financial aid through grants or loans in 2020. This represents a growth of 2.22% with respect to 2019, when 90% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

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5.09%
2018 Default Rate
22
Number of Defaults

In 2018 the default rate for borrower's at William Jessup University was 5.09%, which represents 22 out of the 432 total borrowers.

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predictive-analysisAdmissions

William Jessup University received 710 undergraduate applications in 2020, which represents a 8.39% annual decline. Out of those 710 applicants, 463 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 65.2% acceptance rate.

There were 1,840 students enrolled at William Jessup University in 2020, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

William Jessup University has an overall enrollment yield of 35.6%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

65.2%
Acceptance Rate in 2020
463
Accepted Out of 710

In 2020, the undergraduate acceptance rate of William Jessup University was 65.2% (463 admissions from 710 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2019, which was 65%. Between 2019 and 2020, the number of applicants declined by −8.39%, while admissions declined by −8.13%.

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SAT Scores

N/A%
Submission Percentage
0
Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at William Jessup University in 2020 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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William Jessup University has a total enrollment of 1,840 students. The full-time enrollment at William Jessup University is 1,540 students and the part-time enrollment is 300. This means that 83.7% of students enrolled at William Jessup University are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at William Jessup University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 45.9% White, 17.4% Hispanic or Latino, 4.67% Asian, 3.7% Black or African American, 1.79% Two or More Races, 1.68% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.978% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at William Jessup University in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Female (31.6%), followed by White Male (18.7%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (12.3%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly White Female (22.1%), followed by White Male (8.22%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (7.53%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

83.7%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at William Jessup University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 1,840 students. The full-time enrollment at William Jessup University is 1,540 and the part-time enrollment is 300. This means that 83.7% of students enrolled at William Jessup University are enrolled full-time compared with 80.1% at similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

69%
2020 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at William Jessup University was 69%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate Colleges (73%), William Jessup University had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    845
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    320
  3. Asian
    86

The enrolled student population at William Jessup University is 45.9% White, 17.4% Hispanic or Latino, 4.67% Asian, 3.7% Black or African American, 1.79% Two or More Races, 1.68% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.978% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Baccalaureate Colleges is 54.8% White, 13.8% Black or African American, and 13.4% Hispanic or Latino.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 157 students (8.53%) did not report their race.

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In 2020, 124 more women than men received degrees from William Jessup University. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at William Jessup University is white (263 degrees awarded). There were 4.31 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (61 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at William Jessup University is General Psychology (62 degrees awarded), followed by General Business Administration & Management (59 degrees) and Elementary Education & Teaching (38 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at William Jessup University, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Theology (25 degrees awarded), Psychology (78 degrees), and Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (28 degrees).

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at William Jessup University are Elementary & middle school teachers (1,844,085 people), Secondary school teachers (424,904 people), Education administrators (310,172 people), Other managers (199,753 people), and Postsecondary teachers (182,934 people).

The most specialized majors at William Jessup University are Theology (25 degrees awarded), Psychology (78 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (28 degrees), Education (82 degrees), and History (8 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at William Jessup University are Surgeons, Clinical and counseling psychologists, Computer hardware engineers, Entertainers & performers, sports & related workers, all other, and Magnetic resonance imaging technologists

The most specialized majors at William Jessup University are Theology (25 degrees awarded), Psychology (78 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (28 degrees), Education (82 degrees), and History (8 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at William Jessup University are Elementary & secondary schools (3,092,395 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (431,273 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (327,048 people), Outpatient care centers (197,023 people), and Individual & family services (173,350 people).

The most specialized majors at William Jessup University are Theology (25 degrees awarded), Psychology (78 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (28 degrees), Education (82 degrees), and History (8 degrees).

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Majors Awarded

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Most Common
  1. 62 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 59 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 38 degree-majorss awarded

In 2020, the most common bachelors degree concentration at William Jessup University was General Psychology with 62 degrees awarded.

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

161
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2020
285
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2020

In 2020, 161 degrees were awarded to men at William Jessup University, which is 0.565 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (285).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2020, 66 degrees were awarded to men at William Jessup University in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1 times approximately the same the 66 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2020, 66 degrees were awarded to women at William Jessup University in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1 times approximately the same the 66 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

48%
100% Completion Time
59%
150% Completion Time

In 2020, 48% of students graduating from William Jessup University completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 59% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 60% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Asian Female
Highest Graduation Rate (66.7%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at William Jessup University is Female and Asian (66.7% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (72.4%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 3.7% of graduates (4 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    263 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    61 degrees awarded
  3. Asian
    24 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at William Jessup University is white (263 degrees awarded). There were 4.31 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (61 degrees).

4.04% of degree recipients (18 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic
  1. White Female
    178 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    85 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Female
    41 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at William Jessup University is white female (178 degrees awarded). There were 2.09 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (85 degrees).

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William Jessup University has an endowment valued at nearly $4.03M, as of the end of the 2020 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $185k (4.59%), compared to the 2.06% average return ($820k on $39.8M) across all Baccalaureate Colleges.

In 2020, William Jessup University had a total salary expenditure of $38.4M. William Jessup University employs 22 Associate professors, 18 Assistant professors, and 4 No academic ranks. Most academics at William Jessup University are Male Associate professors (15), Male Assistant professors(11), and Female Associate professors (7).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at William Jessup University are: Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media, with 48 employees, Management, with 31 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 29 employees.

Endowment

$4.03M
2020 Endowment
13.5%
growth from 2019

William Jessup University has an endowment valued at about $4.03M, as of the end of the 2020 fiscal year. The endowment of William Jessup University grew 13.5% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $35.8M lower than than the median endowment of Baccalaureate Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $1.69M - Federal
  2. $0 - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2020, William Jessup University received $1.69M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Salary Expenditure

$17.3M
2020 Salaries
9.88%
growth from 2019

In 2020, William Jessup University paid a median of $17.3M in salaries, which represents 45% of their overall expenditure ($38.4M) and a 9.88% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 10.4% growth from 2018 and a 15.1% growth from 2017.

The median for similar Baccalaureate Colleges is 15.4M (40.8% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$3.46M
Instructional Salaries
47
Number of Employees

In 2020, William Jessup University paid a total of $3.46M to 47 employees working as instructors, which represents 20% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $4.78M (31%) for similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Occupations by Share

Associate professor
Most Common Instructor
22 Employees
Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
48 Employees

In 2020, the most common positions for instructional staff at William Jessup University were Associate professor with 22 employees; Assistant professor with 18 employees; and Assistant professor with 4 employees.

In 2020, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at William Jessup University were Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 48 employees; Management with 31 employees; and Office and Administrative Support with 29 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Sex

Most Common Demographic
  1. Male Associate professor
  2. Male Assistant professor
  3. Female Associate professor

In 2020, the most common demographic for instructional staff at William Jessup University was Male Associate professor with 15 employees, Male Assistant professor with 11 employees, and Female Associate professor with 7 employees.

This chart shows the sex split between each academic rank present at William Jessup University.

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