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Williams Baptist College

Williams Baptist College is a private NAIA university located in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas. The tuition to attend is $13,750 and is the same for both in state and out of state students The average net cost to attend Williams Baptist College is $11,326 and 68% of students get in. There are roughly 501 students that attend Williams Baptist College.

More information on Williams Baptist College can be found by going to their academics page or their admissions page.

You can contact the Men's Wrestling Head Coach Kerry Regner at 870-637-5977 kregner@wbcoll.edu or by filling out the recruitment questionnaire.


Williams Baptist University is a private, coeducational university located in the Lawrence County, Arkansas community of Walnut Ridge. Founded in 1941, this institution began its life as a two-year school. It began granting bachelor's degrees in 1984 and masters degrees in 2017. The name of the school was changed in 1991 from Southern Baptist College to Williams Baptist College in honor of its founder and first president, Dr. H. E. Williams. In 2018, its name was changed to Williams Baptist University. The current president of the institution is Dr. Stan Norman, who took office in April of 2018. Williams has been accredited since 1963 through the Higher Learning Commission. The college is owned and operated by the Arkansas Baptist State Convention, which is affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention. Previous presidents include Dr. H.E. Williams (1941–1973), Dr. D. Jack Nicholas (1973–1991), Dr. Jimmy Millikin (1991–1993), Dr. Gary Huckabay (1993–1995), Dr. Jerol B. Swaim (1995–2012), and Dr. Thomas O. Jones (2012-2017).