Edward Waters College is a private, religous school located in the urban setting of Jacksonville, FL
Founded in 1866, Edward Waters College currently enrolls around 751 students a year, including 751 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.
Acceptance rate: 23%
Average GPA: 2.64
Early Decision or Early Action: No/No
2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:
Edward Waters College is a noncompetitive school to get accepted to. Around 23 percent of all applicants to Edward Waters College are accepted each year.
The average high school GPA for a student at Edward Waters College is 2.64 out of 4.0.
In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.
The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how selective a college is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience.
Retention, graduation rates, and job placement statistics can help you understand how satisfied students are with their school experience, and how effectively an institution prepares students for careers.
About 53 percent of students who start at Edward Waters College come back for their second year of college.
Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.
Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. The average student debt for graduates in the class of 2021 was around $9,000 per student, not including those with no debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Edward Waters College is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Edward Waters College is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Wondering what life at Edward Waters College is like? There are approximately 751 students enrolled at Edward Waters College. 98% percent of students attend school full-time, 81% percent are from FL and 19% percent of students are from other states.
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