Chowan University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality: Education Quality Rating - GoodSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - BadCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Chowan University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,320 students enrolled. This college was established in 1848 and is the only institution located in Murfreesboro, North Carolina.

Chowan University is affiliated with Southern Baptist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
27
Chowan University will give you the opportunity to get an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Chowan University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 27 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Management, Business, General Studies, and Occupational Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
43%
The rate of student retention at Chowan University is very low at 43% (way below North Carolina average). Considering this statistic, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Chowan University is very low - 21%.

Student to faculty ratio at Chowan University is decent -- 16:1. Find out more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$22,000
Average tuition price is high, around $21,600 a year. The additional fees at Chowan University (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $400; this totals $22,000 a year.

Read the details about Chowan University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
58%
As reported in recent government data, 4,330 applications were submitted and 2,509 were accepted; so it is not very hard to become a student at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Chowan University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,800
Chowan University provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Chowan University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
D-
Chowan University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,200 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low -- approximately $3,800 per year.

Based on the college crime data, Chowan University appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Chowan University Location and Maps



Post Address: Chowan University, One University Place, Murfreesboro, North Carolina 27855, USA
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