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:33
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,487
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):34%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:948 (64% 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:$24,510
Out-of-state Tuition:$24,510
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$14,372

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

William Penn University Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services51
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3
Education8
Engineering2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields3
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies4
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences2
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total2401

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services21
Education8
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total1101

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$24,510
Out-of-state$24,510
Books and supplies$1,206

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$10,080
Out-of-state$10,080

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid315100%
Grant or scholarship aid31399%$14,372
Student loan aid28992%$7,578

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,38389%$14,459
Federal student loans1,26982%$7,197

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 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,096757339
Percent admitted100%60%56%
Percent admitted who enrolled23%24%22%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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 2017

Total Enrollment1,487
Undergraduate enrollment1,426
Graduate enrollment61

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 North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The 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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