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Details for Johnson & Wales-Charlotte


Johnson & Wales-Charlotte logoThe Charlotte, North Carolina, campus of Johnson & Wales University is one of four campuses of this nonprofit university, which specializes in culinary arts and hospitality management. Johnson & Wakes was founded in 1914; the Charlotte campus was established in 2004.

Read more about Johnson & Wales University in articles from the Pope Center for Higher Education Policy.


Public or Private: Private
Average High School GPA: 3.00
Average SAT Score (Out of 2400): 1350-1710
ACT Score: N/A
6-Year Graduation Rate: 52%
Acceptance Rate: 56%
Student-Faculty Ratio: 25:1
Undergraduate Enrollment: 2536
Women's College: No
Religious Affiliation: None
Location: Urban
Academic Quality
General Education Rating: N/A
Shakespeare: No
Academic Transparency: Not Transparent
Financial Matters
In State Tuition: $27,231.00
Out of State Tuition: $27,231.00
Average Starting Salary of Graduates: N/A
Average Student Debt of Graduates: N/A
Good Economic Value?: N/A
Percentage of Funding Provided by Taxpayers: 1.00%
Percentage of Alumni who Give: N/A
FIRE's Free Speech Rating: Yellow
Alternative Newspaper: No
Student Political Involvement: Non-Political
Faculty Political Balance: Balanced
Board of Trustees Political Balance: Unbalanced: Democratic
Pope Center for Higher Education Policy Articles

These articles mention Johnson and Wales University:

Out of School and Into the Red: Debt-to-salary ratios reveal which North Carolina schools give students a good payback. (September 2, 2011)

Subdued Beginnings: The times are somber and the commencement speakers are serious. (May 15, 2011)

The Winners Are...Democrats!: The Pope Center's College Finder project reveals that the faculty at North Carolina colleges are mostly Democrats. (April 8, 2011)

The Truth about Campus Crime: In spite of the headlines, campuses are generally safe; watch out for the neighborhood, though. (December 6, 2010)

Do North Carolina Students Have Freedom of Speech? (February 7, 2010)