William Penn University

#5701 / #1555
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About William Penn University

According to Wikipedia, 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.

William Penn University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
1,599 55% 37% 970 18

How Much Does William Penn University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $18,845
30K - 48K $19,203
48K - 75K $21,361
75K - 110K $21,561
110K+ $23,759

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do William Penn University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from William Penn University, then you can expect to earn an average of $46,400 per year. You also have a 91% chance of being employed after 10 years.

William Penn University's Demographics

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

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
1,194 1,145 49

Where is William Penn University?

William Penn University is located at 201 Trueblood Ave, Oskaloosa IA 52577

How Safe is William Penn University?

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

What Is William Penn University Known For?

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

William Penn University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

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 Psychology, Computer Science, and Philosophy. Here are some of William Penn University's most famous alumni:

Hereward Carrington
Hereward Carrington
A Jersey parapsychologist.
Paul McCracken
Paul McCracken
An American economist .
D. Elton Trueblood
An American theologian.
Boyd Henry Bode
An American philosopher.
Joseph Benavidez
Joseph Benavidez
An American mixed martial artist.
Walter Bowers Pillsbury
Walter Bowers Pillsbury
An American psychologist.
Bernard A. Clarey
Bernard A. Clarey
A United States Navy admiral.
Woods Hutchinson
Woods Hutchinson
An English physician.
Melvin L. Oliver
An American academic administrator.
Dulah Marie Evans
Dulah Marie Evans
An American artist .
Mike Cowan
A Professional golf caddie.
Damon Harrison
Damon Harrison
An American football defensive tackle.