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About William Carey University

William Carey University is a Private, 4 years college located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
It has a total enrollment of 5,472 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at William Carey University is 55.00% last year (undergraduate school).
William Carey University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Address710 William Carey Parkway, Hattiesburg, MS 39401
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School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of William Carey University is 55.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 50.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate55.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)50.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$40
Graduate Application Fees$40

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at William Carey University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $13,650 for undergraduate students.. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $11,400.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$13,650
Graduate Tuition & Fees$11,400

Student Population

At William Carey University, total 5,472 are attending classes. Among them, 1,528 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. William Carey has 3,233 students and the graduate school has 2,239 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students5,472
Undergraduate Students3,233
Graduate Students2,239
Online Enrollment1,528

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs88 Programs
Number of online programs13 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
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Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
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