William Carey University

498 Tuscan Ave
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
(601) 318-6051
http://www.wmcarey.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 3,248
  • Undergraduate population: 2,090
  • Student to faculty ratio: 19 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $17,520
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $17,520
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $17,520
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $17,520

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 85%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $2,509
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 61%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $4,000
  • Students receiving federal aid: 80%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,763
  • Students receiving state aid: 74%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 63%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 482
  • Percent admitted: 90%
  • Percent admitted (men): 91%
  • Percent admitted (women): 89%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 400, 600
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 420, 570
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 2,971
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 25%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 75%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 42%
  • Graduation rate (men): 40%
  • Graduation rate (women): 43%

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelors
  • Masters