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John Brown University

Siloam Springs, Arkansas

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John Brown University

Private 4 Year

About John Brown University

John Brown University (JBU) is a private, interdenominational, Christian liberal arts college in Siloam Springs, in the U.S. state of Arkansas. Founded in 1919, JBU also has regional educational centers in Rogers, Little Rock and Fort Smith, Arkansas.

The 200-acre (0.81 km2) main campus in northwest Arkansas has been the site of the university since it was founded in 1919. JBU has 2,183 students as of the 2011-2012 school year, 1,279 of whom are traditional undergraduates. Of these, 878 live on campus. The graduate school has 468 students. JBU is home to students from 41 states and 44 countries.

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Located in Siloam Springs, Arkansas.

2000 W University St, Siloam Springs, AR, 72761, Benton County

John Brown University Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2022 Best Colleges in America

#404 of 6828

2022 Best Colleges in Arkansas

#4 of 83

2022 Best Private Colleges in Arkansas

#3 of 46

Most Popular Majors

Out of 20 majors categories at John Brown University, the 5 most popular are listed below.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from John Brown University within four or six years.

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Notable Alumni