Judson University

1151 N State St, Elgin, IL 60123-1498
Tel: (847)628-2500
Private not-for-profit | 1,098 students
Judson University is a four-year Christian college of the liberal arts, sciences and professions, committed to an evangelical expression of Christian faith and living, and accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

School Overview:

Judson University
County Kane County, IL
Title IV Eligible Participat
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges--General
Institution Level Four or more years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
90 staff 115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment 1,098 students 1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
792 students 1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
306 students 137 students
# Undergraduate Students
989 students 1,507 students
# Graduate Students
109 students 129 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
2% 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
7% 3%
% Black
12% 6%
% White
79% 84%
% Two or more races
- 2%
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
$27,000 $24,462
Out-State Tuition Fees
$27,000 $24,744
Percent Admitted 65% 64%
SAT Reading (25-75%) 470-550 450-570
SAT Math (25-75%) 520-610 460-573
ACT English (25-75%) 22-27 19-25
ACT Math (25-75%) 20-26 18-25
ACT Composite (25-75%) 21-26 20-25

School Notes:

  • Judson is an American Baptist-affiliated, evangelical Christian university of the liberal arts, sciences and professions. It is coeducational and offers the bachelor of arts degree and master degrees in Architecture and Education.
  • Judson offers four-year B.A. programs with more than 60 majors, minors and concentrations to choose from. Judson also offers an accelerated B.A. degree completion program for non-traditional students and graduate programs in Architecture, Education and Organizational Leadership. The university has campuses in Elgin and Rockford, IL and a student body of approximately 1200.
  • Judson is an evangelical Christian college that represents the Church at work in higher education, equipping students to be fully developed, responsible persons who glorify God by the quality of their personal relationships, their work, and their citizenship within the community, the nation and the world. Through a broadly based education in the liberal arts, sciences and professions, the college enables its students to acquire ideas and concepts that sharpen their insights, develop skills appropriate to their career goals, and develop the skills and commitment for lifelong learning. The Judson community experience challenges graduates to be decisive leaders and active participants in church and society, articulate proponents of Biblical Christianity, persuasive advocates for the sovereignty of God over all life, and effective ambassadors for Christ.
  • The College is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools for a full 10-year term. The master of architecture degree is fully accredited by The National Architectural Accreditation Board (NAAB). The master of education program and the master of organizational leadership program is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Nearby Schools:

Judson University
0 mi. away
Wheaton College (Wheaton)
15.2 mi. away
Elmhurst College
20.0 mi. away
Barat College
27.0 mi. away
Lake Forest College
27.7 mi. away
East-West University
35.9 mi. away

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