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Chowan University
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  • 4 Year
  • MURFREESBORO, NC

Report Card

grade C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade C
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade C minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade C+
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade D+
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade C+
  11. Student Life
    grade C minus
  12. Safety
    grade C minus

About

ONE UNIVERSITY PL
MURFREESBORO, NC 27855
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Conference Carolinas
From Chowan University

The world around us is always changing—including what employers expect from today’s college graduates. Excellence in a field of study is still essential, but it’s the integration of future-proof skills that will set our graduates apart for career success.

At Chowan, we’re introducing a whole new approach to your academic experience. We’ll guide you to master today’s most in-demand employment skills. Our supportive community will equip you with career planning, coaching, and networking. Best of all, your experience will be built on a strong spiritual foundation.

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Chowan University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
79%
SAT Range
850-1000
ACT Range
15-20
Application Fee
$20
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$17,070 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$20,456 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
20:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
69%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 58 responses
58%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 62 responses
61%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 61 responses

Majors

Innovative Learning Model

academic spotlight

Beginning in fall 2024, a non-traditional innovative learning schedule allows students to concentrate on just two classes at a time for seven-week sessions. With classes only four days each week, Wednesdays are free for extracurricular activities and experiential learning.

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    68%
  • On Campus
    30%
  • Online
    2%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
929 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
24
Undergrads Over 25
3%
Pell Grant
68%
Varsity Athletes
50%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 41 responses
  • Open
    59%
  • Lazy
    17%
  • Vehement
    17%
  • Outgoing
    5%
  • Stressed
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
95%
Poll
49%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 69 responses
Poll
65%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 80 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 45 responses
  • Fun at times
    24%
  • Active
    20%
  • Dull
    16%
  • Boring
    11%
  • Active
    9%
  • Fun, safe environment
    9%
  • Homey
    7%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$34,300 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
29%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
72%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 39 responses

Chowan University Reviews

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