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Queens University of Charlotte is a private institution that was founded in 1857. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,869, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 95 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Queens University of Charlotte's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (South), 18. Its tuition and fees are $29,750 (2013-14).
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Queens has provided transformational experiences for students for more than 155 years. The university today offers 39 undergraduate majors and 19 graduate programs.
Queens is thriving, boasting five N.C. Professors of the Year on the faculty and 18 NCAA Division II men's and women's athletic teams. Our last few freshman classes have been the largest in more than 30 years; a testament to the university's commitment to providing a world-class education in an intimate, challenging setting. We have added more than a million dollars of new facilities in the past ten years, including the addition of a Platinum LEED-certified science building, a health and wellness center, and a suite-style residence hall.
|School type||private, coed college|
When applying to Queens University of Charlotte, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling, and the early action deadline is December 1. The application fee at Queens University of Charlotte is $40. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 52.7 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2012 acceptance rate||52.7%|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||N/A|
The student-faculty ratio at Queens University of Charlotte is 13:1, and the school has 68.3 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Queens University of Charlotte include: Health Professions and Related Programs; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; and Psychology. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 72 percent.
|4-year graduation rate||45%|
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Queens University of Charlotte has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,869, with a gender distribution of 25.6 percent male students and 74.4 percent female students. At this school, 67 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 33 percent of students live off campus. Queens University of Charlotte is part of the NCAA II athletic conference.
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|Collegiate athletic association||NCAA II|
Campus Info & Services
Queens University of Charlotte offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, and health insurance. Queens University of Charlotte also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Queens University of Charlotte, 85 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is permitted for students of legal age at Queens University of Charlotte.
|Students who have cars on campus||85%|
|Health insurance offered||Yes|
Paying for School
At Queens University of Charlotte, 69.2 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $15,147.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|Tuition and fees||$29,750 (2013-14)|
|Room and board||$9,982 (2013-14)|
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* Overview details based on 2012 data