Williams Baptist College

60 W Fulbright Avenue, Walnut ridge, AR 72476
Tel: (870)886-6741
Private not-for-profit | 566 students
Williams recruits actively, admit responsibly, instruct effectively, and influence positively both traditional andnon-traditional students seeking intellectual, social, emotional, physical, and spiritual growth within the philosophicalorientation of a conservative Christian world view, the Judeo-Christian heritage, and Western culture. Fulfilling its missionto educate, equip, and enrich students to be articulate and contributing members of a global society, Williams requires ageneral curriculum of arts and sciences with opportunities to pursue liberal arts and professional degrees. Williamsaccomplishes its mission through a wide range of student services, a qualified faculty and staff, athletic programs, anaesthetically-pleasing campus, appropriate facilities, current technological support, opportunities for cultural encounters,and a spiritual atmosphere which emphasizes faith and family values.

School Overview:

Williams Baptist College
CountyLawrence County, AR
Title IV EligibleParticipat
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges--General
Institution LevelFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
36 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment566 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
503 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
63 students137 students
 
% American Indian/Alaskan
-1%
% Asian
-2%
% Hawaiian
-1%
% Hispanic
1%3%
% Black
2%6%
% White
97%84%
% Two or more races
-2%
 
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$13,150$24,462
 
Out-State Tuition Fees
(2012-13)
$13,150$24,744
 
Percent Admitted63%64%
ACT English (25-75%)19-2519-25
ACT Math (25-75%)17-2418-25
ACT Composite (25-75%)19-2520-25

School Notes:

  • Williams is located at Walnut Ridge in northeast Arkansas. The campus offers the peace and security ofa rural setting with easy access to larger communities. Walnut Ridge/Hoxie has a population of about 8,000, and Pocahontas,eight miles to the north, has 6,000 residents. The campus is nestled between the Ozark Mountains and Crowley's Ridge, withample outdoor activities available.
  • A Williams education challenges students to reach the height of their abilities. Personal attentionfrom a caring and highly qualified faculty gives Williams students the academic edge, and a wide array of majors, minors andpre-professional programs creates limitless career options.
  • Over 20 student organizations are active on the Williams campus, including ministry and serviceorganizations, social clubs and academic societies. These groups help build relationships with fellow students and developvaluable leadership skills.
  • Athletics are also a major part of campus life. Intramural sports, such as basketball, softball,volleyball, and flag football, are very popular. The Williams Eagles field teams in six varsity sports, as well.
  • Williams Baptist College is accrediated by Higher Learning Commission of the North CentralAssociation.
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