Johnson University

7900 Johnson Dr, Kimberlin Heights, United States
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Overview of Johnson University

About this school

Johnson University (formerly Johnson Bible College), founded in 1893, is a church-affiliated college. Its 150-acre campus is located outside the city of Knoxville.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:814
    • Men:431 (52.9%)
    • Women:383 (47.1%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Johnson University is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is not required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
-
-
Mathematics
-
-
Science
-
-
Foreign Language
-
-
Social Studies
-
-
History
-
-
Academic Electives
4
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
Not reported
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
Not reported

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
7900 Johnson Drive
City, State, Zip
Knoxville, TN  37998-1001
Phone
(865) 251-2233
Fax
(865) 251-2337
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
July 1
Application Fee
$35
Application Fee Waiver
Not available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
-
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
-
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
3 required for all freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
98% of 247 applicants were admitted
Women
100% of 134 applicants were admitted
Men
96% of 113 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
207 (86%) of 242 admitted students enrolled
Women
111 (83%) of 134 admitted students enrolled
Men
96 (89%) of 108 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.43
375 And Above
Not reported
3.50 - 3.74
Not reported
3.25 - 3.49
Not reported
3.00 - 3.24
Not reported
2.50 - 2.99
Not reported
2.00 - 2.49
Not reported

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
480-620 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
4%
• Score 600 - 700
26%
• Score 500 - 600
40%
• Score 400 - 500
30%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
500-620 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
8%
• Score 600 - 700
29%
• Score 500 - 600
42%
• Score 400 - 500
19%
• Score 300 - 400
2%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
19-25 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
4%
• Score 24 - 29
30%
• Score 18 - 23
55%
• Score 12 - 17
11%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $16,060 (55.45580110497237%)
  • Room & Board: - $6,700 (23.135359116022098%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,000 (3.453038674033149%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $5,200 (17.955801104972377%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Johnson University accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning December 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 003495
Free
Institution's own form
-

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
174 (96.7%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
150 (86.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
149 (99.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
16 (10.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
63%
Average Award
$11,285
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 148 (99.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,376
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 115 (77.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,842
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 15 (10.1%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
23 (12.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,120

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
655 (95.5%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
555 (84.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
553 (99.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
66 (11.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
64%
Average Award
$11,438
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 527 (95.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,142
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 439 (79.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,634
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 57 (10.3%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
99 (14.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,772

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
73%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$24,353
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Business, Communication, Education, Religion/Biblical Studies
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts, Music
Special Achievements/Activities
Community Service, Leadership, Religious Involvement
Special Characteristics
Children of Current Students, Children of Educators, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, International Students, Married Students, Members of Minorities, Parents of Current Students, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation, Siblings of Current Students, Spouses of Current Students

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


76

Part-Time Faculty


89

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


37%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 31% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 31% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 17% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 15% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 3% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 3% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • Not reported

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Not accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
-

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
Not Reported
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Johnson University provides visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


78.4%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


60.1%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (5)


  • Bible/Biblical Studies
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Religious/Sacred Music

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Philosophy and religious studies, Health professions and related sciences, Education

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Business Administration, Master of Arts

Master's Programs of Study (7)


  • Counselor Education
  • Cultural Studies
  • Education--General
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Higher Education
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Theology

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


182,200

Nearest Metropolitan Area


175 acres

Environment


Rural community

Campus Size


Knoxville

Weather


Temperature
26 average low in January, 84.5 average high in September
Rain
127 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
20 mile(s) from campus in Knoxville
Nearest Bus Station
20 mile(s) from campus in Knoxville
Nearest Train Station
-

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing

Students of College Housing


16% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Students required to live on campus through senior year

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are not guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


65%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Not available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
National Christian College Athletic Association
Mascot
Preachers (men)/Evangels (women)
School Colors
Blue and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Soccer
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Soccer
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Johnson University offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, student government association, international student association, harvesters (missions), international justice mission, students promoting social unity

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


689

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
814
Women
383
Men
431

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0.0% Asian
  • 3.1% Black/African-American
  • 2.6% Hispanic/Latino
  • 1.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 87.9% White
  • 4.5% Unknown

International Students


2.9%

Average Age


21

Number of Graduate Students


344

Student Resources

Study resources