Student Population
Catawba College overview
Location Salisbury, North Carolina
Online catawba.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Catawba College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Salisbury, North Carolina, Catawba College is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 3,125 prospective students applied, and 1,325 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 335 enrolled in the school.  1,273 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 63 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $29,920 plus fees of $0. Catawba College is ranked 601 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very Easy 
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SAT 1010/1170
ACT 18/23
GPA 2.36
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Average

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Catawba College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $10,488
Budget for Other Expenses$3,113
Total One Year Cost$44,921


Average Salary After 10 Years
$42,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
54% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Catawba College students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 32%
Education 20%
Visual and Performing Arts 12%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 9%
Communication 5%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=198215 IPEDS survey data for Catawba College.