Johnson & Wales University-Norfolk

2428 Almeda Ave Ste 316
Norfolk, VA 23513-0000
Tel: (757)853-3508
School Highlights

School Overview

    Johnson & Wales University-Norfolk(VA) Community College Avg.
    Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
    Institution Level4 or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
    Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPublic

    Student Body

    • The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
    % Unknown races
    100%
    3%
    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.0.000.62
    Johnson & Wales University-Norfolk Diversity Score (2014-2016)

    Finances and Admission

      Median Debt for Graduates-$11,000
      Median Debt for Dropouts-$5,500
      Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

      School Notes

      • Johnson & Wales University is a world-class university, where students have an opportunity to pursue a career education in business, hospitality, culinary arts, or technology. Scores of majors and degree programs are offered at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral level. Johnson & Wales University was founded as a business school in 1914 in Providence, Rhode Island by Gertrude I. Johnson and Mary T. Wales. From its origins as a school devoted to business education, Johnson & Wales grew first to a junior college, then to a senior college, and ultimately to university status. Johnson & Wales' six campuses are located in Providence, Rhode Island, Charleston, South Carolina, Norfolk, Virginia, North Miami, Florida, Denver, Colorado and Charlotte, North Carolina. Established in 1987, our Norfolk campus is located in the heart of the Hampton Roads. This coastal Virginian city offers students the fun-filled Waterside Marketplace, beautiful Town Point Park and many spectacular beaches. There are also annual free outdoor concerts, dances and festivals for all to enjoy. Johnson & Wales University is accredited by the New England Association of Schools & Colleges, Inc. (NEAS&C), through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

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