1,394
Students
Financial aid thermometer
15,658
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
38
38%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Johnson C. Smith University is a Comprehensive institution located in Charlotte, NC, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 100 Beatties Ford Road
Charlotte, NC  28216
United States
Contact Mr. Vory Billups
Director of Admissions
Email: vbillups@jcsu.edu
Phone: 704-378-1081
Fax: 704-378-1242

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

6,657
Applied
2,536
Accepted
1,394
Enrolled
38%
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Female Admissions

4,327
Females Applied
1,648
Females Accepted
38%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

2,330
Males Applied
888
Males Accepted
38%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

25
Application Fee
2.77
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Recommended Essay
One recommendation

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 15 19

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

18,236
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Fees

7,100
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

15,658
Avg. Financial Aid Package
16,143
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
4,036
Avg. Loan Aid
14,336
Avg. Grant Aid
11,855
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
58%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
5%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,394
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
40%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.59%
Black or African American 84.2%
White or Caucasian 1.15%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.22%
Asian 0.14%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.07%
Two or more races 1.44%
Other 7.97%

Gender

Male (39.02%)
Female (60.98%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 62%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Bullfest and Career Fair

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No Division 2 Checkmark
Bowling No No No
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Football No Division 2 Checkmark
Golf No Division 2 Checkmark
Softball No No No
Tennis No Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No Division 2 Checkmark
Bowling No Division 2 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Division 2 No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Football No No No
Golf No No No
Softball No Division 2 Checkmark
Tennis No Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Volleyball No Division 2 Checkmark

Faculty

173
Total Faculty
12:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 94
Part-time - 79
Male - 67
Female - 106