Johnson & Wales University

North Miami, FL

Website: www1.jwu.edu/north-miami/

Private
Co-ed
1,752
Undergraduate
Students
(62.7%) 1,099 Women
(37.3%) 653 Men
Not reported
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
76% of 4,049 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.20
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
Not reported
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
Not available
Tuition and Fees
Not reported
Room and Board
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
69%
Average Freshman Award
$25,819
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
Not reported
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Quarter
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
57
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 9% of classes
10-19 students: 48% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 13% of classes
40-49 students: 4% of classes
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Campus Life

North Miami Population
61,007
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Miami
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
55% of all students
Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
 
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.4% Asian
34.0% Black/African-American
25.5% Hispanic/Latino
8.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
26.0% White
5.1% Unknown
International Students
9.6%
First-Year Students Returning
69.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
31.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

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 recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English 4  
Mathematics 3  
Science 3  
Foreign Language    
Social Studies 2  
History    
Academic Electives    

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required for some Not reported
SAT Only    
ACT Only    
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT    
SAT Subject Tests Only  
SAT Essay Component Policy Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy Not reported

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
1701 Northeast 127th Street
City, State, Zip
North Miami, FL 33181
Phone
(866) 598-3567
Fax
(305) 892-7030
E-mail
mia@admissions.jwu.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission

Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
 
Early Decision Notification
 
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
November 1
Early Action Notification
 

Application Form

Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Available

Other Application Requirements

Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for some freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
 
Other
 
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
76% of 4,049 applicants were admitted
Women
78% of 2,694 applicants were admitted
Men
71% of 1,355 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
570 (19%) of 3,071 admitted students enrolled
Women
362 (17%) of 2,109 admitted students enrolled
Men
208 (22%) of 962 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate
 
Early Action Admission Rate
 
Students Offered Wait List
 
Students Accepting Wait List Position
 
Students Admitted From Wait List
 

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
3.20
3.75 and Above
16%
3.50 - 3.74
11%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
20%
2.50 - 2.99
31%
2.00 - 2.49
6%

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
Not reported
Score of 700 - 800
Not reported
Score of 600 - 700
Not reported
Score of 500 - 600
Not reported
Score of 400 - 500
Not reported
Score of 300 - 400
Not reported
Score of 200 - 300
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
Score of 700 - 800
Not reported
Score of 600 - 700
Not reported
Score of 500 - 600
Not reported
Score of 400 - 500
Not reported
Score of 300 - 400
Not reported
Score of 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
Not reported
Score of 30 - 36
Not reported
Score of 24 - 29
Not reported
Score of 18 - 23
Not reported
Score of 12 - 17
Not reported
Score of 6 - 11
Not reported
Score of 5 or Below
Not reported

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
 
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
Not available
Tuition and Fees
Not reported
Room and Board
Not reported
Books and Supplies
Not reported
Other Expenses
Not reported
Payment Plans
 

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003404
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
298 (94.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
263 (88.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
263 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
25 (9.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
69%
Average Award
$25,819
Need-Based Gift
Received by 251 (95.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,213
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 245 (93.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,709
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 263 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
25 (7.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $9,280

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,524 (96.7%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,242 (81.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,237 (99.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
131 (10.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
70%
Average Award
$23,531
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,143 (92.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,591
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,128 (91.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,222
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,164 (94.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
213 (13.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $7,433

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
Not reported
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
Not reported
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
 

Scholarships 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 Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership, Memberships
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Local/State Students
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported
Academic Calendar System
Quarter
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Culinary Arts and Related Services, Other
  • Culinary Arts/Chef Training
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Food Service, Waiter/Waitress, and Dining Room Management/Manager
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
  • Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Tourism and Travel Services Management
Most Popular Disciplines
English, Family and consumer sciences, Law/legal studies
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Not reported

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
57
Part-Time Faculty
22
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Not reported
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 9% of classes
10-19 students: 48% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 13% of classes
40-49 students: 4% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 13% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 88% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
 
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 Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Not reported

Master's Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Not reported

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Location and Setting


North Miami Population
61,007
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Miami
Campus Size
8 acres

Weather

Temperature
59.2 average low in January, 87.8 average high in September
Rain
131 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
 
Nearest Train Station
10 mile(s) from campus in Hollywood

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing
Students in College Housing
55% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
45%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Not available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Not available
Other
video camera surveillance throughout campus

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Not offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
 
School Colors
 

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football, golf, soccer, softball, table tennis, tennis, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
national fraternities, national sororities
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
ROTC
 

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
1,752
Women
1,099 (62.7%)
Men
653 (37.3%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
1,576
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.4% Asian
34.0% Black/African-American
25.5% Hispanic/Latino
8.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
26.0% White
5.1% Unknown
International Students.
9.6%
Average Age
20
All Graduate Students
Not reported

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
69.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
31.5%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
38.7%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
41.0%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Average Starting Salary
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
Disciplines Pursued
Not reported

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