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Queens University of Charlotte
Charlotte, NC
Queens, founded in 1857, is a private, church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 25-acre campus, located in Charlotte, includes buildings constructed in a Georgian architectural style.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 1,641
   Women 1,139 (69.4%)
   Men 502 (30.6%)
Graduate Students 645
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 67% of 2,111 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline March 1
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.71
SAT Math 524 average
470-570 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 529 average
470-580 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 23 average
21-26 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests   X    
Essay   X    
Extracurricular Activities   X    
Cost of Attendance $47,608
  Tuition and Fees $32,730
  Room and Board $11,538
Average Percent of Need Met 69%
Average Freshman Award $22,842
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
Not reported
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 127
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 24% of classes
10-19 students: 44% of classes
20-29 students: 29% of classes
30-39 students: 2% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
Charlotte Population 792,862
Nearest Metropolitan Area Charlotte, NC
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 87% of freshmen, 69% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division II
Mascot Royals, Rex the Lion
Sororities 18% of women participate
Fraternities 13% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.6% American Indian/Alaskan Native
3.0% Asian
18.8% Black/African-American
8.2% Hispanic/Latino
1.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
58.9% White
8.9% Unknown
International Students 6.5% from 58 countries
First-Year Students Returning 74.2%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 46.2%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 84%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 18.0%