Bob Jones University

Greenville, SC

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 2,427
Graduate Enrollment: 450
Master's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: Evangelical Christian

Campus Details

Small City (<100k)
Four-year, small, highly residential // full-time, inclusive, lower transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 44% / 56% (2017)

First generation college students: 14.4% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 1.3% (2015)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.9% (2009)

Test scores for admission:
2018 Median Admit SAT: 1,146


2018 Median Admit ACT: 24


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 33.3% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 17.6% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 11.3% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 6.7% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 75.0%
Black: 2.4%
Hispanic: 8.3%
Asian: 2.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.5%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.5%
2+ races: 1.3%
Non-resident alien: 6.2%
Unknown race: 3.1%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $31,927
In-State tuition: $20,950
Out-of-State tuition: $20,950

Estimated books and supplies: $1,200 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $8,580 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $3,200 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $12,500 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $3,200 (2022)

Average Family Income: $61,004 (2017)
Median Family Income: $51,347 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 9.1%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 5.2%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $16,585 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $176 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $14,339
$30k-48k $15,358
$48k-75k $16,804
$75k-110k $21,120
$110k+ $25,215

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 59%
6-year graduation rate: 65%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 96.9% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $16,585 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $6,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $12,919 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $13,000 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 88.9% (2015)
@3 year 92.3% (2017)
@5 year 94.7% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 76.4% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 72.0% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $31,306 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $36,960 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 16
Master's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 7
Bachelor's Degree Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other. 8
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 9
Bachelor's Degree Computer Science. 15
Associate's Degree Culinary Arts and Related Services. 10
Bachelor's Degree Education, General. 16
Master's Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 12
Associate's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 6
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 34 $19,250 $191 $30,991 ($2,583) $31,815 ($2,651)
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 6
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 27 $17,000 $180 $34,273 ($2,856)
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 4
Bachelor's Degree Engineering, General. 19
Associate's Degree Business Operations Support and Assistant Services. 11
Bachelor's Degree Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods. 1
Bachelor's Degree History. 8
Master's Degree Theological and Ministerial Studies. 10
Doctoral Degree Theological and Ministerial Studies. 1
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 2
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 2
Bachelor's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 10
Master's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 10
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 18 $18,298 $194 $30,238 ($2,520) $45,023 ($3,752)
Bachelor's Degree International Relations and National Security Studies. 12
Bachelor's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 22 $15,750 $167 $30,493 ($2,541)
Bachelor's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 6
Master's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 2
Bachelor's Degree Film/Video and Photographic Arts. 7
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 5
Bachelor's Degree Music. 13
Master's Degree Music. 7
Bachelor's Degree Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General. 29 $21,500 $228
Bachelor's Degree Communication Disorders Sciences and Services. 4
Bachelor's Degree Health/Medical Preparatory Programs. 7
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 27 $26,972 $286 $64,161 ($5,347) $62,743 ($5,229)
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 41 $20,000 $201 $36,333 ($3,028) $47,815 ($3,985)
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 27 $23,936 $228 $54,895 ($4,575) $65,948 ($5,496)
Bachelor's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 2
Bachelor's Degree Housing and Human Environments. 5
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 7
Master's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 2
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 2
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 7
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 21
Bachelor's Degree Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology. 1
Bachelor's Degree Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General. 1
Associate's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 1
Bachelor's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 35 $23,000 $228 $26,056 ($2,171)
Doctoral Degree Religion/Religious Studies. 2
Bachelor's Degree Bible/Biblical Studies. 11
Master's Degree Bible/Biblical Studies. 7
Bachelor's Degree Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology. 7
Bachelor's Degree Religious/Sacred Music. 3
Master's Degree Religious/Sacred Music. 1
Associate's Degree Theological and Ministerial Studies. 6
Bachelor's Degree Theological and Ministerial Studies. 15


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $46,206
Full time faculty: 95%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 12.0

School's endowment start of year: $15,528,449 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $19,859,233 (2022)