Shaw University - Raleigh, NC

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Shaw University

School Overview

Shaw Universityhas a Baptist religious affiliation.

Shaw Universityhas a Baptist religious affiliation.

The highest degree offered by the school is the Master's (and professional) degree. Shaw Universityhas a Baptist religious affiliation.

The highest degree offered by the school is the Master's (and professional) degree.Shaw University is a private, for-profit school.

Contacting the School

118 East South Street
Raleigh, NC 27601
Main Phone: 9195468200
Web Site:www.shawu.edu

Student Body Size and Diversity

In Fall 2002, the school had 2,866 (full-time equivalent) students. 93.2% of students attend full-time, while6.8% attend part-time. Male students comprised 37.3% of the student body, while females made up 62.7%.

Minority enrollment included African-American (2449)%, Asian (8)%, and Native American (4)%.

Shaw Universityis a Minority Serving Institution as defined by the Office of Civil Rights. The school is a Hispanic Serving Institution, for federal financial aid purposes.

Verbal SAT:
Three quarters of students scored at least 320.One quarter of students scored at least 420.

Math SAT:
On the Math SAT, 75% of students scored 310 or higher.One fourth of students scored 420 or higher.

Degree Levels

  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • First-Professional Degree

Degree Programs

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Business And Management

CommunicationsComputerEducationEnglish Language And Literature
    Environmental ConservationHealth CareHistory And Social SciencesLeisure Recreation And FitnessLife SciencesPhysical SciencesProtective Services
      PsychologyPublic Administration And Public ServiceTheology And Religious Vocations

      Athletics, Including Athletic Scholarships & Financial Aid

      Shaw University belongs to the following athletic conferences:

      • Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (for football, basketball, baseball, and track & field).

      The school offers financial aid to athletes for football, basketball, baseball, track & field, and in general

      Special Student Services

      Academic Services

      • AP credits
      • Credit for life experience
      • Weekend college
      • Distance learning options
      • Study abroad

      Financial Flexibility

      • ROTC
      • Student employment services
      • Career counseling
      • Placement services for graduates. However career placement is not guaranteed.

      Cost of Attending

      In-State, Living On Campus:$ 21,290.00
      In-State, Living With Family:$ 14,490.00
      Out of State, Living On Campus:$ 21,290.00

      Admission Requirements

      The schooldoes not offer open admission; requirements include:

      • High-school GPA is required.
      • Secondary school record is required.
      • Standardized test scores are required.
      Recommended (but not required):
      • Secondary school rank is recommended.
      • Recommendations are recommended.
      • A college preparatory program is recommended.
      • The TOEFL (if applicable) is recommended for international students.
      Neither Required Nor Recommended:
      • A demonstration of competency (such as samples of work, e.g.) is neither required nor recommended.

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