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Newport News, Virginia

Christopher Newport University

Overview

Student Population
5,081
Christopher Newport University overview
Location Newport News, Virginia
Online cnu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Christopher Newport University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Newport News, Virginia, Christopher Newport University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 6,948 prospective students applied, and 5,030 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,293 enrolled in the school.  4,968 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 113 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $8,236 plus fees of $5,418. CNU is ranked 1377 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Unavailable 
Christopher Newport University overview
GPA 3.7
Applications Accepted
72.4% 
Christopher Newport University overview
Applications Due Feb 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Virginia Resident Tuition
$8,236
In State Costs for Christopher Newport University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,244
Other Fees$5,418
Room and Board $11,224
Budget for Other Expenses$3,558
Total One Year Cost$29,680
Out of State Tuition
$20,032
Out of State Costs for Christopher Newport University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,244
Other Fees$5,418
Room and Board $11,224
Budget for Other Expenses$3,558
Total One Year Cost$41,476

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$47,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
63% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Christopher Newport University students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 15%
Communication 13%
Biology 12%
Business 11%
Psychology 11%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=231712 IPEDS survey data for Christopher Newport University.