Chowan UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Murfreesboro, North Carolina Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$25,480

Avg tuition

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About Chowan University

Chowan University is a small private university located on a rural campus in Murfreesboro, North Carolina. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,259, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 68%. The university offers 26 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 27%, and a student-faculty ratio of 16:1. Tuition and fees for students are $25,480.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

68% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 68%

Retention Rate 56%

Graduation Rate 27%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 790-970

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 14-17

Ways to Learn

On-campus

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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47%

Female Student Population

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

1k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

Black

65%

White

17%

Unknown

9%

Hispanic

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Two or more races

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Asian

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Socio-Economic Diversity

79% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

79%

State Grant Aid

52%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

79%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,270
State Grant Aid $4,920
Institution Grant Aid $12,062
Pell Grant Aid $4,878
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.