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Christopher Newport University

Christopher Newport University is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Newport News, VA. The 2019 average net price at Christopher Newport University is $23,331. Acceptance rate is 67.77%. The school has a total enrollment of 4,957.


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Location: Newport News, VA
Student Body: 4,957
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: cnu.edu
Acceptance Rate: 67.77%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 67.77%
  • Application Deadline: n/a
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $65
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $9,032
Out of State/International Tuition: $21,498
In State Grad Tuition: $7,578
Out of State Grad Tuition: $16,686
Room and Board: $11,460
Books and Supplies: $1,268
Other Fees: $6,122
Net Price In-District/State: $23,331
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 1,228
  • Men / Women Ratio: 540 / 688
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 570 - 650
  • Median SAT Math Range: 540 - 630
  • Median ACT Range: 23 - 23
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: 71
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6.5
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Recommended
  • Total International Students: 3
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Recommended
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Considered
  • Portfolio: Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 15%
  • Social Sciences: 14%
  • Psychology: 13%
  • Biological, Biomedical Science: 12%
  • Communication: 8%

Academic Programs

Christopher Newport University offers 24 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business, Management, Marketing. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsChristopher Newport University offers 21 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Engineering
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsChristopher Newport University offers 3 Master's Degree Programs
Education
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other Degree
Natural Resources, Conservation
Physical Sciences

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 75%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 70%
  • 1st Year Retention: 88%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $45,300
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 4,957
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 76%
  • Black Students: 7%
  • Hispanic Students: 5%
  • Two or more races: 5%
  • Unknown: 4%
  • Asian Students: 3%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%
  • Non-resident, alien: <1%

Transfer Agreements

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Blue Ridge Community College
Central Virginia Community College
Dabney S Lancaster Community College
Danville Community College
Eastern Shore Community College
Germanna Community College
J Sargeant Reynolds Community College
John Tyler Community College
Lord Fairfax Community College
Mountain Empire Community College
New River Community College
Northern Virginia Community College
Patrick Henry Community College
Paul D Camp Community College
Piedmont Virginia Community College
Rappahannock Community College
Richard Bland College
Southside Virginia Community College
Southwest Virginia Community College
Thomas Nelson Community College
Tidewater Community College
Virginia Highlands Community College
Virginia Western Community College
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Blue Ridge Community College
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Central Virginia Community College
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Dabney S Lancaster Community College
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Danville Community College
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Eastern Shore Community College
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Germanna Community College
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J Sargeant Reynolds Community College
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John Tyler Community College
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Lord Fairfax Community College
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Mountain Empire Community College
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New River Community College
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Northern Virginia Community College
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Patrick Henry Community College
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Paul D Camp Community College
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Piedmont Virginia Community College
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Rappahannock Community College
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Richard Bland College
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Southside Virginia Community College
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Southwest Virginia Community College
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Thomas Nelson Community College
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Tidewater Community College
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Virginia Highlands Community College
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Virginia Western Community College
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Wytheville Community College
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