• Control: Private
  • Carnegie Classification: Master's
  • Institution: 4 Year
  • Enrollment: < 3,000

2020 Recognition Categories

  • Collaborative Governance
  • Compensation & Benefits
  • Confidence in Senior Leadership
  • Facilities, Workspace & Security
  • Job Satisfaction
  • Professional/Career Development
  • Respect and Appreciation
  • Supervisor/Department Chair Relationship
  • Teaching Environment (Faculty Only)
  • Work/Life Balance

What makes your college a great place to work?

Presidential Statement

Since 1919, John Brown University has been educating students with Christ Over All and creating a community of employees passionate about JBU's mission to empower the next generation of Christian leaders. Faculty enjoy research and schedule autonomy and frequent interaction with leadership, and staff experience a relaxed work environment that values excellence in every area of life. We make it a priority to diligently highlight employee success both within the JBU community and our wider college communities.

Employee Comment

The institution attempts to address issues in a very honest and realistic manner. They are very proactive. I also appreciate the harmony that exists throughout the university. There is a special sense of belonging and community.

Vital Statistics


  • Fulltime Admin: 38
  • Fulltime Eps: 96
  • Fulltime Faculty: 87
  • Fulltime Non-Exempt Staff: 102
  • Adjunct Count: 94

    Average Annual Salary

  • Faculty: $84,996
  • Administration: $94,751
  • Exempt Professional Staff: $49,589
  • Non-exempt Staff: $31,589

    Voluntary Turnover Rate

  • Full-time Faculty: 4%
  • Full-time Staff (excluding Faculty): 10%
  • 6 Years Recognized
  • 6 Years of Honor Roll

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