Shaw University

Raleigh, NC, USA
2.90 Average Rating
Shaw University is a historically black, liberal arts institution. Shaw is a member of the National Baptist Convention and the United Negro College Fund. It is located in Raleigh, North Carolina, and is the oldest HBCU in the South. Social work and youth services, communications, and kinesiology and exercise science are among the most popular majors.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Baptist
  • HBCU
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
64%
Out of State Students
34%
0
100
49%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
1,660
Total Number of Undergrads
1,546
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
8%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
18%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
17:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$18,522
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$16,480
Out-of-State Tuition
$16,480
Students Receiving Financial Aid
98%
Average Aid Per Year
$11,074
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
42%
58%
Student Organizations
25
Size of Town
City: Large
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Raleigh
Charlotte
Washington
Greensboro
New York
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$29,200
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What Students Are Saying

2.90 Average Rating
Shaw is a small campus and easy to get around classes. Shaw is located downtown where they have a lott of different events going on each year. Students can travel by busses to get to diferrent places like the mall.
Dantonio from washington, NC
The University has a great campus and is very secure. All staff members of Shaw University are very friendly and are always willing to help if needed.
E'Neysia from Charlotte, NC

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