High Point University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - BadCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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High Point University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 4,260 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1924 and is one of the 4 colleges located in High Point, North Carolina.

High Point University is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
52
Bachelor's degree and master's degree are offered at High Point University.

High Point University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 52 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Education, Communication and Journalism, and Occupational Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
75%
The student retention rate at High Point University is fair at 75% (well above North Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at High Point University is below average: 56%.

Student to faculty ratio at High Point University is decent - 16:1. Read more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$20,000
Average tuition pricing is fairly high - around $18,000 per year. The additional fees at High Point University beyond tuition are approximately $2,000; this totals $20,000 a year.

Read the details about High Point 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
64%
As reported in recent data, 7,663 applications were submitted and 4,918 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

This school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score info at High Point University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D-
High Point University provides study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at High Point University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
High Point University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 3,900 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at High Point University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, High Point University seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

High Point University Location and Maps



Post Address: High Point University, 833 Montlieu Ave, High Point, North Carolina 27262-3598, USA
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