52%

Acceptance Rate

$24,538

Avg.Financial Aid

002914

FAFSA Code

About Catawba College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,294

Website

www.catawba.edu

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SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

There is a private university in Salisbury, NC called Catawba College. The foundation of Catawba College was laid down in the year 1851. The motto of the Catawba College is Transform. Inspire. Belong and its official colors are catawba blue and white. At Catawba College, the total enrolment stands at 1,324. The school has a total of 69 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. There are around 55% of the students who are females and 45% are males at Catawba College. At CC, around 90% of the students are 24 and under. The college has produced several achievers in its 169 years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Jasika Nicole, Tara LaRosa, William L. Swing, and Pat McCrory. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure, which helps in developing the personality of its students. A total of 62 programs, including both residential and online, are currently offered by CC. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education), and SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools). $55 million is the total value of endowment of the Catawba College.

Location & Contact

Address

2300 W Innes St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7046374111
Fax: 7046374222
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Rankings

Forbes and US News provide rankings to the universities, which are trusted everywhere. But this is applicable only if the universities are located in the US. The ranking of universities by Forbes is done keeping in mind common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others. Moreover, Forbes has placed Catawba College at the 650th position among other national universities.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

52%

SAT Range

910 - 1140

ACT Range

18 - 24

Application Fee

N/A

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Admission to the university is easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. Catawba College has 3 admission thresholds. Along with the admission form, the students have to deposit a non-refundable fee to complete the application process. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 930-1120, it would improve her chances. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 17 might also given admission but the average ACT score at Catawba College is 20. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 2300 W Innes St, Salisbury, North Carolina 28144, or call (800) 228-2922.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$18,609

Average Annual Cost

$30,520

Books And Supplies

$1,400

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$10,488

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,434

Total One Year Cost

$45,842

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to CC are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $45,234. The average annual tuition cost ($30,520), books and supplies ($1,400), room and boarding ($10,488), and budget for other expenses ($3,546) are all included in this cost. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

12:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

83%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$13

Faculty Overview

49%

Male Professors

51%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

70 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

26 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

26 Graduates

Music

25 Graduates

Biology, General

24 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

12 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

9 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

9 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

9 Graduates

Sociology

9 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

7 Graduates

Economics

7 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

7 Graduates

Political Science and Government

6 Graduates

Psychology, General

5 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

4 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studi...

4 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

4 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

4 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

4 Graduates

Arts, Entertainment,and Media Manag...

3 Graduates

Mathematics

3 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

2 Graduates

Chemistry

2 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

2 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

1 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

1 Graduates

History

1 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,289

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

41%

Full-time

95%

Part-time

5%

Students Gender

Male

47%

US National: 44%

Female

53%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

62% White

1% Unknown

21% Black

7% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

4% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

25%

Out Of State

71%

In State

4%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$60,565 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 85% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

85%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$6,188/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,300/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,300/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Indians

School Colors

blue and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

South Atlantic Conference

Total Male Athletes

268

Total Female Athletes

135

Intramural Sports

11

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The college additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $10,488 per year. The students at Catawba College have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $4,300 per year. To ensure the safety and security of students, the college has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The college has enrolled around 45% male and 55% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$30,300/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$39,400/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$14,436

$26,500

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$150 - 275

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$24,538

Students Receiving Federal Grants

45%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,718

Students Receiving State Aid

53%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,922

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$19,783

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$26,407

$30K - $48K

$26,082

$48K - $75K

$25,615

$75K - $110K

$21,562

> $110K

$21,895

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$17,588,881

In case the students at Catawba College face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. The average financial aid at Catawba College is around $21,373 and the federal grant is $4,908. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $5,301 and institutional aid worth $21,373. The non-need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Catawba College amount to $17,588,881 per annum.

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