Johnson & Wales University-North Miami

1701 NE 127th St
Miami, FL 33181-0000
Tel: (305)892-7000
  • At Johnson & Wales University, we prepare you for success?both personal and professional. Since 1914, our unique approach of combining academics and practical skills with relevant work experiences and community service has made JWU a recognized leader in career education. The mission of Johnson & Wales University is to empower its diverse student body to succeed in today's dynamic world by integrating general education, professional skills and career-focused education. To this end, the university employs its faculty, services, curricula and facilities to equip students with the conceptual and practical tools required to become contributing members of society.
School Highlights
  • Johnson & Wales University-North Miami serves 1,904 students (97% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is lower than the state community college average of 38:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
  • Johnson & Wales University-North Miami is one of 18 community colleges within Miami-dade County, FL.
  • The nearest community college is Everest Institute-North Miami (4.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has declined by 42% over five years.
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty74 staff38 staff
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 1,904 has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.81 is more than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 17% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,904 students1,230 students
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio26:138:1
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students1,855 students537 students
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students49 students693 students
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Enrollment Breakdown FL All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Black (2007-2016)
% White
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami More (2014-2016)
% Non Resident races
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Non Resident (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Unknown (2007-2016)
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.0.810.70
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$38,800$30,800
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $28,539 is more than the state average of $15,011. The private state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$28,539$15,011
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid99%91%
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$27,000$12,750
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,980$6,334
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate70%86%
Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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For Miami private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,425 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Miami community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.43, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Miami is Johnson & Wales University-North Miami. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.