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Catawba College

Salisbury, North Carolina

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Overview

Student Population
1,294
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Location Salisbury, North Carolina
Online catawba.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Distant Town
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Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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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 3,335 prospective students applied, and 1,651 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 342 enrolled in the school.  1,229 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 65 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $30,520 plus fees of $0. Catawba College is ranked 656 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

5/10
Overall
5/10
Academics
7/10
Resources
5/10
Outcomes
8/10
Value

Catawba College is rated within the lower 46% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Catawba College within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very Easy
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SAT 930/1120
ACT 17/23
GPA 2.36
Applications Accepted
49.5% 
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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$30,520
Costs for Catawba College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $10,488
Budget for Other Expenses$3,546
Total One Year Cost$45,954

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Outcomes

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

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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%

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