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Shaw University

Shaw University is a Private, 4 Years+ school located in Raleigh, NC. The 2019 average net price at Shaw University is $18,773. Acceptance rate is 52.36%. The school has a total enrollment of 1,411.


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Location: Raleigh, NC
Student Body: 1,411
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Private
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.shawu.edu
Acceptance Rate: 52.36%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 52.36%
  • Application Deadline: July 30, 2021
  • International Students: 4%
  • Application Fee: $25
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $11,808
Grad Tuition: $10,404
Room and Board: $8,158
Books and Supplies: $1,300
Other Fees: $4,672
Average Net Price: $18,773
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 391
  • Men / Women Ratio: 168 / 223
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: Unreported
  • Median SAT Math Range: Unreported
  • Median ACT Range: Unreported
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: n/a
  • % of International Students: 4%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 14
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Recommended
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Parks, Leisure Studues: 15%
  • Public Admin, Social Services: 15%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 14%
  • Theology: 13%
  • Education: 8%

Academic Programs

Shaw University offers 25 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Parks, Leisure Studues. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
Explore All Programs
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsShaw University offers 22 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsShaw University offers 3 Master's Degree Programs
Education
Theology

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 18%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 30%
  • 1st Year Retention: 43%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $27,900
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 1,411
  • Black Students: 74%
  • Unknown: 15%
  • Non-resident, alien: 4%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 2%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: 1%
  • Asian Students: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Hispanic Students: <1%