John Brown University

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John Brown University can be found in Siloam Springs, AR, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. About two thousand students are enrolled at John Brown University.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this institution. Scores between 1495 (25th percentile) to 1890 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and in the range of 22 (25th percentile) to 28 (75th percentile) on the ACT is typical among applicants admitted to this school. We were able to estimate the John Brown University average GPA (3.13 - 3.57) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. Roughly 70 percent of all applicant were accepted at John Brown University, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 38 percent continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at jbu.edu.

Overall John Brown University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

69.8%

The overall acceptance rate for John Brown University was reported as 69.8% in Fall 2013 with over 1,140 college applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • SAT Scores: 1495 - 1890
  • ACT Scores: 22 - 28
  • Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.57

How Hard Is It to Get into John Brown University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into John Brown University, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2017 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2017-2018 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for John Brown University has been slowly getting lower over the recent years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 72.8%
  • 2010-2011: 70.9%
  • 2011-2012: 70.0%
  • 2012-2013: 64.6%
  • 2013-2014: 69.8%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2017-2018: 68.8%

How Does John Brown University Compare?

69.8%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for John Brown University is twenty-six percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Ecclesia College30.7%
Bacone College71.8%
Rogers State University54.5%
University of Tulsa40.6%
Oral Roberts University43.5%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants1,14340.1%59.9%
Admitted79842.6%57.4%
Enrolled30543.9%56.1%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to John Brown University (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading500 - 640
Math505 - 640
Writing490 - 610
Total Score1495 - 1890
ACT®Score Range
English22 - 30
Math21 - 27
Composite Score22 - 28
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