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Edward Waters College

Jacksonville, FL, USA
3.14 Average Rating

Founded in 1866, Edward Waters College is a private, liberal arts HBCU affiliated with the African Methodist Episcopal Church and is the oldest private university in Florida. Edward Waters is home to the Schell-Sweet Community Resource Center, which provides health education, screening, veteran services, social services, and more. Also on campus is the EWC Criminal Justice Education Facility and Police Substation, which houses the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office offices and provides a unique opportunity for criminal justice students to network with professionals.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • African Methodist Episcopal
  • HBCU
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Major city
In-State Students
85%
Out-Of-State Students
15%
0
100
60%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision July 31, 2019
Spring Regular Decision December 1, 2019
Other May 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
3,443
Total Number of Undergrads
3,443
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
14%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
32%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
24:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$13,351
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$13,525
Out-of-State Tuition
$13,525
Students Receiving Financial Aid
90%
Average Aid Per Year
$10,322
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
46%
54%
Size of Town
Major city
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Jacksonville
Atlanta
Miami
Orlando
Tampa
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$25,900
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What Students Are Saying

3.14 Average Rating
Edward waters college is a great place to be. they have a loving staff, and if you need help succeeding in life they are right there to tell you how it goes.
Brittiny from Saint Petersburg, FL
Edward Waters College is special school. The class are small we learn a lot about black history. The teacher really listing the questions students asks.
Mariolinda from Orlando, FL

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