Chowan University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

One University Place

Murfreesboro, NC 27855-9901

(252) 398-1235

(800) 488-4101

Fax: (252) 398-1190



Contact: Jonathan Wirt

Vice President for Enrollment Management
Main Address

One University Place

Murfreesboro, NC 27855

(252) 398-6500

www.chowan.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 897

Degree-seeking undergrads: 897

Setting

Rural setting

Rural community (under 2,500)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20

Online application fee: $20
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: Not reported


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Fine/Studio Arts B
Graphic Design B
Music – General Performance B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting/Business Management B
Business Administration/Management B
Information Resources Management B
Marketing Management B
Small Business Administration B

Communications Technologies

Graphic Communications B
Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation A

Education

Education – General B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Secondary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Prenursing B
Prepharmacy B
Preveterinary Medicine B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B
Health/Physical Fitness B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Physical Sciences – General B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Chowan University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(252) 398-6500
Website:https://www.chowan.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:https://www.chowan.edu/admissions/apply
Address:One University Place, Murfreesboro, NC 27855
Setting:32
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,534
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):24%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,403 (91% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$23,930
Out-of-state Tuition:$23,930
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$17,193

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Chowan University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Chowan University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services11
Education71
English Language and Literature/Letters1
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Psychology1
Social Sciences1
Visual and Performing Arts3
Grand total1241

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Chowan University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Chowan University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$23,930
Out-of-state$23,930
Books and supplies$1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid552100%
Grant or scholarship aid552100%$17,193
Student loan aid50792%$10,696

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,516100%$16,815
Federal student loans1,35489%$11,091

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Chowan University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Chowan University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants4,3641,9522,412
Percent admitted100%56%57%
Percent admitted who enrolled12%14%11%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Chowan University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,534
Undergraduate enrollment1,525
Graduate enrollment9

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Chowan University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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