Judson University

#5826 / #1595
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
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Christian college in Elgin, Illinois

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About Judson University

According to Wikipedia, Judson University is a private evangelical university in Elgin, Illinois. It was founded in 1913. Judson was formed out of the liberal arts component of Northern Baptist Theological Seminary. When the seminary moved from Chicago to Lombard, Illinois, it was decided to make the college separate from the seminary. Originally known as Judson College, it was named after Adoniram Judson, the first American Baptist missionary to foreign shores. The university has campuses in Elgin and Rockford, Illinois, and a student body of approximately 1,300. Judson College became Judson University on August 28, 2007.

Judson University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
970 57% 61% 990 22

How Much Does Judson University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $14,154
30K - 48K $16,017
48K - 75K $15,971
75K - 110K $20,758
110K+ $21,496

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Judson University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Judson University, then you can expect to earn an average of $47,200 per year. You also have a 89% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Judson University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
1,133 929 204

Where is Judson University?

Judson University is located at 1151 N State St, Elgin IL 60123-1498

How Safe is Judson University?

Elgin has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Judson University Known For?

Judson University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Judson University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Judson University's Most Influential Alumni?

Judson University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Psychology, and Criminal Justice. Here are some of Judson University's most famous alumni:

Susan Christensen
An American judge.
Kelly Findley
An American soccer coach.
Matt Barnes
An American soccer coach.
Dave Breese
Dave Breese
An American television evangelist.
Liz Gorman
A Female American football player.