Johnson & Wales University-Norfolk

2428 Almeda Ave Ste 316
Norfolk, VA 23513

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 Johnson & Wales University-Norfolk diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
% Unknown races
100%
3%
Diversity Score0.000.62
This chart display the diversity score of Johnson & Wales University-Norfolk and the community college average diversity score of VA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Finances and Admission

Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
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.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Johnson & Wales University-Norfolk is Centura College-Norfolk (2.3 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Centura College-Norfolk
    Private, for profit
    226 students | 2.30 Mi7020 North Military Highway
    Norfolk VA  23518
    (757) 853-2121
    2.30226
  • Fortis College-Norfolk
    Private, for profit
    315 students | 2.60 Mi6300 Center Dr Bldg 22
    Norfolk VA  23502
    (757) 499-5447
    2.60315
  • 717 students | 3.10 Mi5700 Southern Blvd Ste 100
    Virginia Beach VA  23462
    (757) 490-1241
    3.10717
  • ECPI University
    Private, for profit
    12,947 students | 3.20 Mi5555 Greenwich Rd Ste 300
    Virginia Beach VA  23462
    (757) 490-9090
    3.2012,947
  • 27,646 students | 4.70 Mi121 College Place
    Norfolk VA  23510
    (757) 822-1122
    4.7027,646
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Did You Know?
For Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,550 per year for in-state students and $9,760 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,297 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Virginia is 80%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Virginia community colleges have a diversity score of 0.62, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Virginia is Northern Virginia Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.