#2965 Overall Influence #211 Desirability Rank

William Carey University

Private Christian liberal arts college in Mississippi

From Wikipedia

William Carey University is a private Christian liberal arts college in Mississippi, affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention and the Mississippi Baptist Convention. The main campus is in Hattiesburg, and a second campus is in the Tradition community near Gulfport and Biloxi.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

758

Acceptance

55%

Graduation Rate

53%

Median SAT Score

1065

Median ACT Score

24

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$12,600

Fees (in-state)

$1,050

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$14,367
30K - 48K$14,417
48K - 75K$11,583
75K - 110K$9,267
110K+$15,142

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$40,500

Employed

87%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

4K

Under-Grads

2K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

710 William Carey Parkway, Hattiesburg MS 39401

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

59 per 100K

Violent Crime

3 per 100K

What is William Carey University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#1299 World Rank
Business
#188 World Rank
Nursing
#2559 World Rank
Education
#1824 World Rank
Medical
#2187 World Rank
Literature
#1805 World Rank
Religious Studies
#2687 World Rank
History
#4408 World Rank
Biology
#2161 World Rank
Psychology
#1463 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#4853 World Rank
Communications
#5537 World Rank
Mathematics
#9916 World Rank
Chemistry
#8549 World Rank
Sociology

Influential People

Who are William Carey University's Most influential alumni?

William Carey University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Business, Nursing, and Education

Dan Jennings

Baseball executive

Larkin I. Smith

American politician

Louis Guirola Jr.

United States federal judge

John Stephenson

American baseball player

Chris McDaniel

American politician

Michael Parker

Politician

Shawn O'Hara

American political candidate

Michael Farris Smith

American writer

Ezell Lee

American state senator and representative in Mississippi

Argile Smith

American educator

Richard C. Vinci

Richard C. Vinci

Retired United States Navy Admiral and Dentist