Friends University

Friends University

Wichita, Kansas


Friends University

Friends University is a private not-for-profit, four or more years institution located in Wichita, Kansas. The campus is situated in a large city area and is home to 1,291 undergraduate students.

Frequently Asked

How difficult is it to get into Friends University?

Admission into Friends University is fairly competitive with an acceptance rate of 46%. Male students have an acceptance rate of 46% compared to female students with an acceptance rate of 46%.

What SAT score is required for Friends University?

The SAT scores of admitted students range from 950 to 1150.

What ACT score is required for Friends University?

The ACT scores of admitted students range from 19 to 25.

How much does it cost to attend Friends University?

The cost of undergraduate tuition and fees for attending Friends University for an academic year is $29,394. Both in-state and out-of-state students pay the same tuition. Including the cost of living of $13,480 (for room and board, books and supplies and other miscellaneous expenses), raises the cost from $29,394 to $42,874 for an academic year. 100% of undergraduate students at Friends University receive financial aid reducing the average cost paid by students to $20,641.

What degrees are offered at Friends University?

The degrees offered at Friends University include "less than one year certificate", "bachelor's degree" and "master's degree".

What are the popular majors at Friends University?

The most popular programs/majors at Friends University include "Business Administration, Management and Operations", "Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods"" and "Zoology/Animal Biology".

What is the graduation rate at Friends University?

The graduation rate at Friends University is 48%.

What is the debt of graduating Friends University students? What is the earnings?

The median debt of Friends University students is $17,750 and after college, former students in their mid-career (10 years after entry) earn an average salary of $46,900.

Overview

College Category

Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above

Student-to-faculty Ratio

12

Awards Offered

Less than one year certificate

Bachelor's degree

Master's degree

City

Wichita

College Type

Private not-for-profit

Campus Housing

Yes

Location Setting

Large City

Average Grant or Scholarship Aid

$18,343

General

Address

2100 W. University Ave.
Wichita, Kansas 67213

College Website

www.friends.edu

Phone

(316) 295-5000

Admissions Website

www.friends.edu/admissions

Financial Aid Website

www.friends.edu/financial-aid

Admissions

Friends University has an acceptance rate of 46%. The acceptance rate of 46% implies that for every 100 students that applied 46 students got accepted. 1,266 students appied to Friends University. 46% of the students that applied got accepted, and 31% that that got accepted enrolled.

Number of Applicants

1,266

Acceptance Rate

46%

The SAT composite score at Friends University ranged from 950 to 1150. The ACT composite score at Friends University ranged from 19 to 25.

SAT Composite950 - 1150
ACT Composite19 - 25
Application Fee$0
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Costs to Attend

The cost for undergraduate students to attend Friends University for an academic year can be broken down into $28,944 for tuition, $450 for fees, $1,500 for books and supplies, $7,980 for room and board and $4,000 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

Tuition and Fees

$29,394
Tuition$28,944
Fees$450
Books and supplies$1,500
Room and board$7,980
Other expenses$4,000
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Students

Friends University has 1,291 undergradute students. 45% of the undergraduate students are male compared to 55% female.

Undergradute Enrollment

1,291

Enrollment by gender

45%

45% men

55%

55% women

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Academics

The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Friends University is 48%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 36% compared to 60% for female undergraduate students.

The retention rate for undergraduate students at Friends University is 69%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.

Graduation Rate

48%

Graduation Rate by Gender

36%

36% men

60%

60% women

Retention Rate

69%
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After College

The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Friends University is $46,900 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $26,000 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $61,300.

Mean Earnings After 10 Years

$46,900

Earnings Range After 10 Years

$26,000 - $61,300

Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years

76%

The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Friends University is 88% compared to 12% of former students 10 years after entry not working.

Working Status

88%

88% percent_working

12%

12% percent_not_working

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Programs and Majors

The largest programs/majors at Friends University include "Business Administration, Management and Operations" with 68 graduates followed by "Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods" with 25 graduates, "Zoology/Animal Biology" with 23 graduates, "Psychology, General" with 23 graduates and "Accounting and Related Services" with 21 graduates.

Program/MajorGraduates
Business Administration, Management and Operations68
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods25
Zoology/Animal Biology23
Psychology, General23
Accounting and Related Services21

ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.

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