Baldwin Wallace University

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$31,668

2.9% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$23,990

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

5.02%

Default Rate

2017 Acceptance Rate

78%

3,576 Applicants

2017 Enrolled Students

3,791

88.7% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

67.4%

446 Graduates

About

Baldwin Wallace University is a higher education institution located in Cuyahoga County, OH. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Baldwin Wallace University were General Business Administration & Management (83 degrees awarded), General Psychology (56 degrees), and General Biological Sciences (54 degrees).

In 2017, 1,171 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Baldwin Wallace University. 59.4% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 40.6% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (987 degrees), 15.9 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (62 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Baldwin Wallace University is $31,668, which is $10,935 more than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,733).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Baldwin Wallace University is $31,668, which is $10,935 more than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,733).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $23,990.

In 2017, 86% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 76% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$31,668

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Baldwin Wallace University was $31,668. The cost of tuition at Baldwin Wallace University is $10,935 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,733).

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Average Net Price

$23,990

2017 Value

7.45%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Baldwin Wallace University had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $23,990. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Baldwin Wallace University grew by 7.45%.

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Other Student Expenses

$8,815

Room and Board

$1,582

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Baldwin Wallace University was of $8,815 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,582. The cost of room and board increased by 2.19% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies increased by 4.49% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

86%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

76%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

86% of undergraduate students at Baldwin Wallace University received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 3.61% with respect to 2016, when 83% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

5.02%

2016 Default Rate

50

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Baldwin Wallace University was 5.02%, which represents 50 out of the 996 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Baldwin Wallace University received 3,576 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 20.8% annual decline. Out of those 3,576 applicants, 2,791 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 78% acceptance rate.

There were 3,791 students enrolled at Baldwin Wallace University in 2017, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Baldwin Wallace University has an overall enrollment yield of 24.5%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

78%

Acceptance Rate in 2017

2,791

Accepted Out of 3,576

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Baldwin Wallace University was 78% (2,791 admissions from 3,576 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 59.7%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants declined by -20.8%, while admissions grew by 3.49%.

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SAT Scores

N/A%

Submission Percentage

N/A

Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at Baldwin Wallace University in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Baldwin Wallace University has a total enrollment of 3,791 students. The full-time enrollment at Baldwin Wallace University is 3,363 students and the part-time enrollment is 428. This means that 88.7% of students enrolled at Baldwin Wallace University are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Baldwin Wallace University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 77.9% White, 9.02% Black or African American, 5.09% Hispanic or Latino, 4.38% Two or More Races, 1.77% Asian, 0.0791% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0528% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Baldwin Wallace University in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (41.7%), followed by White Male (35.6%) and Black or African American Female (4.56%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (51.1%), followed by White Male (29.4%) and Black or African American Female (5.68%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

88.7%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Baldwin Wallace University, both undergraduate and graduate, is 3,791 students. The full-time enrollment at Baldwin Wallace University is 3,363 and the part-time enrollment is 428. This means that 88.7% of students enrolled at Baldwin Wallace University are enrolled full-time compared with 68.6% at similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

78%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Baldwin Wallace University was 78%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (75%), Baldwin Wallace University had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    2,954

  2. Black or African American

    342

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    193

The enrolled student population at Baldwin Wallace University is 77.9% White, 9.02% Black or African American, 5.09% Hispanic or Latino, 4.38% Two or More Races, 1.77% Asian, 0.0791% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0528% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Masters Colleges and Universities is 54.4% White, 15% Hispanic or Latino, and 13.2% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 12 students (0.317%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 221 more women than men received degrees from Baldwin Wallace University. The majority of degree recipients at Baldwin Wallace University are white (987 degrees awarded). There were 15.9 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (62 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Baldwin Wallace University is General Business Administration & Management (83 degrees awarded), followed by General Psychology (56 degrees) and General Biological Sciences (54 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Baldwin Wallace University, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are History (24 degrees awarded), Visual & Performing Arts (109 degrees), and Physical Sciences (35 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Baldwin Wallace University are Physicians (464,911 people), Postsecondary teachers (278,386 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (278,047 people), Other managers (255,222 people), and Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (176,057 people).

The most specialized majors at Baldwin Wallace University are History (24 degrees awarded), Visual & Performing Arts (109 degrees), Physical Sciences (35 degrees), Biology (102 degrees), and Philosophy and Religious Studies (8 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Baldwin Wallace University are Surgeons, Dentists, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Physicians, and Personal financial advisors

The most specialized majors at Baldwin Wallace University are History (24 degrees awarded), Visual & Performing Arts (109 degrees), Physical Sciences (35 degrees), Biology (102 degrees), and Philosophy and Religious Studies (8 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Baldwin Wallace University are Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (572,894 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (563,135 people), Elementary & secondary schools (499,189 people), Offices of physicians (218,799 people), and Computer Systems Design (183,737 people).

The most specialized majors at Baldwin Wallace University are History (24 degrees awarded), Visual & Performing Arts (109 degrees), Physical Sciences (35 degrees), Biology (102 degrees), and Philosophy and Religious Studies (8 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Baldwin Wallace University.

Most Common

  1. 83 degrees awarded

  2. 56 degrees awarded

  3. 54 degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Baldwin Wallace University was General Business Administration & Management with 83 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 475

  2. 696

In 2017, 475 degrees were awarded to men at Baldwin Wallace University, which is 0.682 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (696).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 80 degrees were awarded to men at Baldwin Wallace University in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.1 times more than the 73 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 73 degrees were awarded to women at Baldwin Wallace University in General Business Administration & Management, which is 0.912 times less than the 80 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

51%

100% Completion Time

67%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 51% of students graduating from Baldwin Wallace University completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 67% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 68% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

American Indian or Alaska Native Female

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Baldwin Wallace University is Female and American Indian or Alaska Native (100% graduation rate). Across all Masters Colleges and Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    987 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    62 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    52 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Baldwin Wallace University is white (987 degrees awarded). There were 15.9 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (62 degrees).

0.256% of degree recipients (3 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    583 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    404 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino Female

    37 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Baldwin Wallace University is white female (583 degrees awarded). There were 1.44 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (404 degrees).

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Operations

Baldwin Wallace University has an endowment valued at nearly $165M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $16M (9.73%), compared to the 6.94% average return ($2.3M on $33.1M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2017, Baldwin Wallace University had a total salary expenditure of $102M. Baldwin Wallace University employs 82 Professors, 77 Assistant professors, and 65 Associate professors. Most academics at Baldwin Wallace University are Female Assistant professors (50), Male Professors(49), and Male Associate professors (35).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Baldwin Wallace University are: Office and Administrative Support, with 76 employees, Management, with 67 employees, and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 57 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$165M

2017 Endowment

10.4%

growth from 2016

Baldwin Wallace University has an endowment valued at about $165M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Baldwin Wallace University grew 10.4% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $131M higher than than the median endowment of Masters Colleges and Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Masters Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $1.47M - Federal

  2. $114k - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Baldwin Wallace University received $1.47M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $114k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$46.1M

2017 Salaries

5.14%

growth from 2016

In 2017, Baldwin Wallace University paid a median of $46.1M in salaries, which represents 45.2% of their overall expenditure ($102M) and a 5.14% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 1.69% decline from 2015 and a 8.22% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Masters Colleges and Universities is 31.4M (40.5% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$16.7M

Instructional Salaries

228

Number of Employees

In 2017, Baldwin Wallace University paid a total of $16.7M to 228 employees working as instructors, which represents 36.2% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $16.8M (34%) for similar Masters Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor

Most Common Instructor

82 Employees

Office and Administrative Support

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

76 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Baldwin Wallace University were Professor with 82 employees; Assistant professor with 77 employees; and Assistant professor with 65 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Baldwin Wallace University were Office and Administrative Support with 76 employees; Management with 67 employees; and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 57 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female Assistant professor

  2. Male Professor

  3. Male Associate professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Baldwin Wallace University was Female Assistant professor with 50 employees, Male Professor with 49 employees, and Male Associate professor with 35 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Baldwin Wallace University.

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