William Penn University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

201 Trueblood Avenue

Oskaloosa, IA 52577

(641) 673-1012

(800) 779-7366

Fax: (641) 673-2113



Contact: John Ottosson

Vice President for Enrollment Management
Main Address

201 Trueblood Avenue

Oskaloosa, IA 52577

(641) 673-1001

www.wmpenn.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,727

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 209

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,697

Graduate enrollment: 80

Setting

Suburban setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20

Online application fee: $20
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 52%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 56%


College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Information Technology B

Education

Elementary Education B
Secondary Education B

Engineering

Mechanical Engineering B

Engineering Technologies

Industrial Technology B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Human Services B

Social Sciences

Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

William Penn University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (641) 673-1001
Website: www.wmpenn.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: www.wmpenn.edu
Address: 201 Trueblood Ave, Oskaloosa, IA 52577
Setting: Town: Remote
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,279
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 30%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 912 (71% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $25,600
Out-of-state Tuition: $25,600
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $18,149

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

William Penn University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at William Penn University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 31
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 3
Education 12
Engineering 2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 3
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 1
History 2
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Mathematics and Statistics 2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 4
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 3
Visual and Performing Arts 2
Grand total 2461

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at William Penn University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $25,600
Out-of-state $25,600
Books and supplies $1,250

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $10,130
Out-of-state $10,130

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 278 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 277 100% $18,149
Student loan aid 260 94% $7,816

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,182 90% $15,759
Federal student loans 1,088 83% $7,442

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for William Penn University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled William Penn University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,508 974 534
Percent admitted 100% 57% 53%
Percent admitted who enrolled 19% 21% 14%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

William Penn University Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 1,279
Undergraduate enrollment 1,214
Graduate enrollment 65

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

William Penn University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels

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