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grade C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade C+
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade D+
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade C
  8. Location
    grade C
  9. Dorms
    grade C+
  10. Campus Food
    grade C minus
  11. Student Life
    grade C minus
  12. Safety
    grade C+

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William Penn is a private, Christian university located in Oskaloosa, Iowa. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,032 undergraduate students. Admissions is fairly competitive as the William Penn acceptance rate is 58%. Popular majors include Business, Psychology, and Elementary Education. Graduating 34% of students, William Penn alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $32,900.

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201 Trueblood Ave
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
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Athletic Division
NAIA Division I
Athletic Conference
Heart of America Athletic Conference

William Penn University Rankings

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William Penn Admissions

Acceptance Rate
58%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
880-1060
ACT Range
16-21
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$20,640 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$17,017 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
88%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 8 responses
67%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 12 responses
67%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 12 responses

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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
6
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
6
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    16%
  • On Campus
    75%
  • Online
    8%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,032 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
182
Undergrads Over 25
16%
Pell Grant
59%
Varsity Athletes
29%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 7 responses
  • Friendly
    57%
  • Diverse
    29%
  • Rude
    14%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
87%
Poll
33%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 15 responses
Poll
63%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 16 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 8 responses
  • Basic
    50%
  • Excellent
    38%
  • Terrible
    13%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$42,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
34%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
78%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 9 responses

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