Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte

Academic Center 801 West Trade Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Tel: (980)598-1000
2,325 students
Private not-for-profit
The Charlotte Campus offers bachelors, associate and certificate programs. Located in financial center of the New South, home to 299 Fortune 500 companies, the campus offers links to local, national and global industry in a modern, fast-paced university setting. Our pioneering approach to academics combines classroom education with industry-specific skills. Our academic programs blend the theoretical with the practical and are designed with industry input, so you’ll graduate with the knowledge and skills employers are seeking. We'll provide you with hands-on learning in small classroom settings, training on industry-specific software, leadership development and community service opportunities, a faculty with significant industry experience, the opportunity to take classes in your major in your first term, innovative concentrations, opportunities to study overseas. One-third of your coursework will consist of arts and sciences classes, so you'll develop the critical thinking, analytical and communications skills necessary for long-term career progression. At our Providence Campus, we also offer graduate programs in education and business.
School Highlights:
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Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte serves 2,325 students (98.32% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
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Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte is one of 7 community colleges within Mecklenburg County, NC.
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The nearest community college is Central Piedmont Community College (1.57 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 99 teachers has declined by 41% over five years.
Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 99 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 2,325 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,325 students 1,288 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students 2,286 students
814 students
# Part-Time Students 39 students
1,024 students
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
5%
7%
% Black
31%
12%
% White
43%
57%
% Two or more races
4% 2%
% Unknown races
15%
3%
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.54 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $27,456 is more than the state average of $5,668. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $27,456 is more than the state average of $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $27,456 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $27,456 $10,252
Total Dormitory Capacity 1,282 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
Percent Admitted 60%
79%
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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