Description: Christian liberal arts university
Status: Non-profit, tax-exempt
President: Steve Pettit
Number of Students: Around 3000
Student Body: 62% live on campus and 38% live off, 34% were homeschooled
Tuition: 2017-18 tuition for one semester is $7,825 and room/board is $3,325.
Top 10 academic programs include:
- Business Administration
- Criminal Justice
- Elementary Education
- Exercise Science
- Graphic Design
- Health Sciences
Athletics: Intercollegiate and intramural
- Our cumulative NCLEX pass rate since 2002 is above 95%, and our nursing graduates typically outperform national and South Carolina pass rates.
- Medical school acceptance rates for BJU premed graduates average greater than 80% versus the current national average of 41%. BJU graduates have been admitted to 67 different medical schools in 28 states.
- BJU graduates pursuing medical careers consistently score in the top 25% of the nation on the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT). Our 2015 premed graduates pursuing medical careers averaged in the top 17% of the nation on the MCAT.
- Engineering graduates have a pass rate of 90% on the National Engineering Exam, with a 100% pass rate in 2012.