Details for William Peace University
William Peace College is a small liberal arts university located in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina. It is affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (USA) and is a member of the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities.
Read more about William Peace University in articles from the Pope Center for Higher Education Policy.
|Public or Private: Private|
|Average High School GPA: No Information|
|Average SAT Score (Out of 2400): 1215-1530|
|ACT Score: 16-18|
|6-Year Graduation Rate: 35%|
|Acceptance Rate: 65%|
|Student-Faculty Ratio: 10:1|
|Undergraduate Enrollment: 732|
|Women's College: No|
|Religious Affiliation: Presbyterian Church (USA)|
|General Education Rating: B|
|Academic Transparency: Somewhat Transparent|
|In State Tuition: $26,011.00|
|Out of State Tuition: N/A|
|Average Starting Salary of Graduates: $34,025.00|
|Average Student Debt of Graduates: $22,428.00|
|Good Economic Value?: Poor|
|Percentage of Funding Provided by Taxpayers: 1.60%|
|Percentage of Alumni who Give: 15.00%|
|FIRE's Free Speech Rating: Red|
|Alternative Newspaper: No|
|Student Political Involvement: Non-Political|
|Faculty Political Balance: Very Unbalanced: Democratic|
|Board of Trustees Political Balance: Balanced|
|Pope Center for Higher Education Policy Articles|
These articles are primarily about William Peace University:
A Poll on Women's Colleges: Is Peace College’s decision to admit men a sign that women’s colleges are on the way out? (August 11, 2011)
These articles mention William Peace University:
A Refreshing Commencement Season: This year's addresses in North Carolina colleges and universities featured big names but few politicians. (May 19, 2013)
Price Sensitivity Strikes Back: Belmont Abbey College and a handful of others are bucking the high tuition, high discount model. (December 20, 2012)
UNC-Chapel Hill Redeems Itself: The summer reading assignment at UNC-Chapel Hill and Lenoir-Rhyne University represents a bold break from victimhood. (June 6, 2012)
Subdued Beginnings: The times are somber and the commencement speakers are serious.
A Literary "Groundhog Day": The titles ay change somewhat from year to year, but college summer readings stay the same: uninspired, unchallenging, and predictably left-leaning.
How Does Your University Measure Up?: The Pope Center and ACTA examine the state of general education at colleges and universities in North Carolina.
The Truth about Campus Crime: In spite of the headlines, campuses are generally safe; watch out for neighborhood, though.
The Sad History of Freshman Reading: Freshman readings range from political propaganda to feel-good fluff.
North Carolina Bucks the Trend: While commencement speakers across the nation talked about politics, North Carolina's choices were more restrained.
Professors Are Your Friends: By having the courage to ask for help, one student learn that faculty are eager to aid undergraduates.
Democrats at the Podium: In today's college environment, commencement speakers' politics should come as no surprise.
Are Adjunct Professors Bad for Students?: Some doubts about a recent study suggesting that part-time faculty fail to "connect" with students.
What “Helicopter Parents” Should Really Want: The National Student Survey of Engagement falls short of providing the most important information to prospective college applicants.
Albright, Powell highlight N.C.graduation speakers: Two War on Terrorism leaders to speak