William Penn University
#1924 Overall Influence#1315 Desirability Rank

William Penn University

University

William Penn University is a private university in Oskaloosa, Iowa. It was founded by members of the Religious Society of Friends in 1873 as Penn College. In 1933, the name was changed to William Penn College, and finally to William Penn University in 2000.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

1,508

Acceptance

55%

Graduation Rate

30%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$24,870

Fees (in-state)

$730

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$18,327
30K-48K$19,976
48K-75K$19,973
75K-110K$21,936
110K+$20,946

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$46,400

Employed

91%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

201 Trueblood Ave, Oskaloosa IA 52577

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

26 per 100k

Violent Crime

4 per 100k

What is William Penn 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

#608 World Rank #320 USA Rank
Psychology
#1595 World Rank #645 USA Rank
Sociology
#2488 World Rank #756 USA Rank
Engineering
#2019 World Rank #830 USA Rank
Medical
#1593 World Rank #864 USA Rank
Business
#1551 World Rank #870 USA Rank
Communications
#2473 World Rank #871 USA Rank
Literature
#1592 World Rank #895 USA Rank
History
#2617 World Rank #1150 USA Rank
Education
#3390 World Rank #1536 USA Rank
Social Work
#3097 World Rank #1836 USA Rank
Criminal Justice

Other areas of influence

#473 World Rank #233 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#1028 World Rank #423 USA Rank
Anthropology
#1289 World Rank #504 USA Rank
Philosophy
#1386 World Rank #435 USA Rank
Economics
#1793 World Rank #505 USA Rank
Physics
#2124 World Rank #984 USA Rank
Political Science
#2640 World Rank #929 USA Rank
Earth Sciences

Influential People

Who are William Penn University's Most influential alumni?

William Penn University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Psychology, and Anthropology. William Penn University’s most academically influential people include D. Elton Trueblood, Hereward Carrington, and Paul McCracken.

D. Elton Trueblood

American theologian

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Hereward Carrington
Hereward Carrington

Jersey parapsychologist

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Paul McCracken
Paul McCracken

American economist

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Thomas E. Watson
Thomas E. Watson

United States Marine Corps general

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Bill Fennelly
Bill Fennelly

American basketball coach

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Joseph Benavidez
Joseph Benavidez

American mixed martial artist

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Bernard A. Clarey
Bernard A. Clarey

United States Navy admiral

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Elaine Christy
Elaine Christy

Harpist

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Dulah Marie Evans
Dulah Marie Evans

American artist

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Woods Hutchinson
Woods Hutchinson

English physician

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Boyd Henry Bode

American philosopher

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Mike Cowan

Professional golf caddie

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