Johnson & Wales University Charlotte: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Johnson & Wales University Charlotte is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,220 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1914 and is one of the 18 colleges located in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
11
Fair
At Johnson & Wales University Charlotte you can earn your associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Johnson & Wales University Charlotte deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 11 majors. The most popular concentrations are Culinary, Management, Work and Family Studies, Business, and Recreation and Leisure. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
76%
Good
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 normally a good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Johnson & Wales University Charlotte is fair at 76% (well above North Carolina average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
23 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Johnson & Wales University Charlotte is low - 49%.

Student to faculty ratio at Johnson & Wales University Charlotte is reasonable: 23:1. Read more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$30,500
High
Average tuition pricing is very high, about $29,300 per year. The additional fees at Johnson & Wales University Charlotte not covered by tuition are about $1,200; this comes to $30,500 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
72%
As reported in recent government data, 4,537 applications were submitted and 3,287 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to enroll at this school.

This school will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Johnson & Wales University Charlotte and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (980) 598-1000 or check Johnson & Wales University Charlotte Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$8,900
High
Johnson & Wales University Charlotte provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Johnson & Wales University Charlotte, 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
Unsafe
Johnson & Wales University Charlotte offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,300 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high -- about $8,900 per academic year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Johnson & Wales University Charlotte seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Johnson & Wales University Charlotte Location and Maps



Post Address: Johnson & Wales University Charlotte, Academic Center, 801 West Trade Street, Charlotte, North Carolina 28202, USA
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