JBU Facts 2021-22

JBU at a Glance

2021-22 Facts & Figures

2021 Enrollment
2021 Enrollment

Total - 2459
Traditional Undergraduate - 1227
JBU Online - 147
Concurrent/Dual Students - 390
Graduate - 685

Top 5 Undergrad Programs
Top 5 Undergrad Programs

Nursing - 99
Psychology - 87
Family and Human Service - 74
Kinesiology - 69
Graphic Design - 68

Ethnic Background
Ethnic Background

African American - 17
Asian/Pacific Islander - 25
Caucasian - 872
Hispanic/Latino - 89
American Indian/Alaska Native - 19
Two or More Races - 70
Not Recorded - 26
Non-U.S. Citizen - 111

Home States & Countries
Home States & Countries

In 2021, students enrolled at JBU from 33 states and 44 foreign countries.

Incoming Freshman
Incoming Freshman

Average GPA: 3.82 (on 4.0 scale)
Average ACT: 26
Average SAT 1206

Genders
Genders

Traditional Undergrad: Men-516/Women-711
JBU Online: Men-42/Women-115
Graduate: Men-185/Women-500

Resident Students
Resident Students

819 students live in on-campus housing.

Degrees Awarded
Degrees Awarded

Degrees Awarded July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021
Undergraduate: 383
Graduate: 166

 

Program Offerings
Program Offerings

Undergraduate Majors - 61
Undergraduate Minors - 64
JBU Online Degree Programs - 4
Graduate Degree Programs - 26

Faculty Stats
Faculty Stats

Full-time - 74; Adjunct - 99
78% of full-time faculty hold a Ph.D. or terminal degree
Student/Faculty Ratio – 14:1

Class Size
Class Size

Average class size is 20 students

JBU factoid

Top 10 Home States of Students

  1. Arkansas - 451
  2. Texas - 158
  3. Oklahoma - 134
  4. Kansas - 127
  5. Missouri - 74
  6. Colorado - 40
  7. Nebraska - 9
  8. Iowa - 15
  9. California - 12
  10. Illinois - 11
JBU factoid

On JBU’s 200-acre main campus in Siloam Springs, more than 91 percent of the buildings are new or have been renovated in the last 18 years. The Graduate School has locations in Rogers and Little Rock.

JBU factoid

Intercollegiate Athletics

JBU is a member of the NAIA and offers the following intercollegiate sports: Men and Women’s Soccer; Men and Women’s Basketball; Women’s Volleyball; Men and Women’s Cross Country; Men and Women’s Tennis.

Associated Centers

John Brown University has two endowed, associated centers that serve the university, community and the nation.

The Center for Healthy Relationships Through workshops, programs and online resources, CHR shares skills and knowledge that anyone can use to build safe, lasting relationships and increase their potential for personal and professional success.

The Center for Faith and Flourishing - Aims to express, defend, and promote the university’s historic mission of educating for head, heart, and hand. Principled commitment to our Christian beliefs makes us more, and not less, open-minded to opposing points of view.