John Brown University
2000 W. University St.
Siloam Springs, AR 72761
Phone: (479) 524-9500
Fax: (479) 524-7348
Online: www.JBU.edu John Brown University, founded in 1919 in Siloam Springs, is Arkansas' best university according the Wall Street Journal's 2020 College Rankings. JBU's approach to education draws students into community, helps them explore their purpose, equips them to succeed and encourages them to honor God in all aspects of life.
Enrollment 2474
School Type 4 Year , Online , Concurrent Credit , Graduate School
Funding Type Private
Admissions Information
Requirements 2.5 unweighted high school GPA and an ACT score of 20, an SAT score of 1020 or a CLT score of 66. JBU also offers test optional admission based on writing ability, high school GPA and interview responses.
Minimum GPA 2.5
Minimum ACT 20
1020
Admissions Email admissions@jbu.edu
Admissions Phone (479) 524-7454
Scholarship Information
Highlights Arkansas students may qualify for JBU’s Gap Grant. It’s a one-time $3,000 boost for incoming freshman who receive the Arkansas Academic Challenge Scholarship. More Information Click Here Scholarship Email finaid@jbu.edu Scholarship Phone (479) 524-7454
Tuition Information
Instate Tuition $26,458.00
Additional Annual Fees $10,666.00
Undergraduate Application Fee $25.00
Graduate Application Fee $35.00
Application Fee Exemptions See our ad in this magazine for an application fee waiver code.
International Application Fee $25.00
Bilingual Admissions Contact Marcos Gutierrez (479) 524-7287
Financial Aid Information
Highlights Students and families are often overwhelmed by the price of college, so we take a personal approach to financial aid that helps them make JBU an affordable investment in their future.
Financial Aid Contact David Burney Director of Financial Aid
Financial Aid Phone (479) 524-7454
Financial Aid Email finaid@jbu.edu
More Information Click Here

Degree Programs

Construction Management

General Education

Accounting

Art & Illustration (Choose focus in: Fine Art or Illustration)

Biblical Studies (or Biblical Theological Studies, or Biblical & Theological Studies)

Biochemistry

Biology

Chemistry

Christian Ministry & Formation

Communication

Communication–Media Communication

Communication–Media Production

Communication–Public Relations

Construction Management

Digital Cinema

Educational Studies

Elementary Education

English Education (or Teacher Licensure, or Teaching Emphasis)

Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Family & Human Services

Finance

Graphic Design

History

Intercultural Studies (Choose focus in: General, Community Development, International Studies or Intercultural Ministries)

Interdisciplinary Studies

International Business

Journalism

Kinesiology (Choose focus in: Health & Wellness or Sports Medicine)

Management

Marketing

Mathematics

Mathematics Education (or Teacher Licensure or Teaching Emphasis)

Music

Music–Applied (Choose focus in: Organ, Piano or Voice)

Music–General (Choose focus in: Organ, Piano, Instrumental Music or Voice)

Music Education (Choose focus in: Organ, Piano or Voice)

Nursing

Outdoor Leadership Ministries

Philosophy

Photography

Political Science

Pre-Dentistry

Pre-Law

Pre-Med (or Pre-Medical, or Pre-Medicine)

Psychology

Social Studies Education (or Social Studies—Teaching Emphasis)

Spanish

Worship Arts (Choose focus in: Organ, Instrumental Music, Piano or Voice)

Youth Ministries (or Youth Ministry)

Business (General)

Computer Science

Electrical Engineering

English

Mechanical Engineering

Addiction Studies

Business Data Analytics

Criminal Justice

Cybersecurity

Business Administration

Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Cybersecurity

Design Thinking & Innovation

Educational Leadership

Healthcare Administration

Higher Education

International Business

Leadership

Market Research & Consumer Insights

Marriage & Family Therapy

Outdoor Program Management

School Counseling

Special Education

Teaching