High Point University

High Point, North Carolina

High Point University Overview

Student population

AddressOne University Parkway
High Point, NC
School Websitewww.highpoint.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Midsize

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

High Point University is a mid-size private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in High Point, North Carolina that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 10,098 students applied to High Point University. Of those students, 7,770 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in High Point University was $30,748, in addition to fees of $4,370. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend High Point University.

High Point University has a 65% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

High Point University Requirements

Academic standards

Very High

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The High Point University acceptance rate is 77%. To put this into perspective, 7,770 of the 10,098 students who applied to High Point University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in High Point University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into High Point University had an SAT score between the range of 1,090 and 1,250. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for High Point University was between 22 and 27 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to High Point University as part of their application.

High Point University Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At High Point University, the tuition for in-state residents is $30,748. Combined with fees of $4,370, room and board costs of $14,130, other expenses of $2,250 and the $1,500 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $35,118 in tuition.

Students at High Point University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at High Point University was $4,751 last year, with 12% of students being awarded federal aid.

High Point University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio14:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to High Point University.

High Point University has a good gender split, with 57% of undergraduates being female and 43% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 72% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 27% of students come from in-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at High Point University is 14:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

High Point University Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
EDUCATION
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
PSYCHOLOGY
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
SOCIAL SCIENCES
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS

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