Johnson C Smith University: Review & Facts

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Johnson C Smith University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,670 students enrolled. This school was established in 1867 and is one of the 20 schools and colleges located in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Johnson C Smith University is one of the Historically Black College or University institutions (HBCU).

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
28
Johnson C Smith University will give you the opportunity to obtain a bachelor's degree.

Johnson C Smith University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 28 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Communication and Journalism, Psychology, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
It is worthwhile 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 anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
72%
The rate of student retention at Johnson C Smith University is fair at 72% (above North Carolina average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Johnson C Smith University is low - 38%.

Student to faculty ratio at Johnson C Smith University is pretty good - 13:1. Learn more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$18,300
Average tuition charges are fairly high, $15,500 annually. The additional fees at Johnson C Smith University not covered by tuition are approximately $2,800, which comes to a total of $18,300 annually.

Read the details about Johnson C Smith 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
38%
According to government data, 5,064 applications were submitted and 1,928 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get admitted at this school.

Johnson C Smith University might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Johnson C Smith University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,100
Johnson C Smith University offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Johnson C Smith 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.

Safety
Grade
D
Johnson C Smith University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,400 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: approximately $4,100 per year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Johnson C Smith 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
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 information, Johnson C Smith University seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Johnson C Smith University Location and Maps



Post Address: Johnson C Smith University, 100 Beatties Ford Road, Charlotte, North Carolina 28216-5398, USA
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