Queens University Of Charlotte

Queens University Of Charlotte

Queens University of Charlotte was established in 1857. The institution was initially known as the Charlotte Female Institute, and was given its present name in the year 2002. It is a private, Presbyterian-affiliated university and is located in Charlotte, North Carolina. The campus is spread across an area of more than 30 acres. The university awards master's degrees in a wide range of subjects. Majors are offered in more than 20 areas of study. Several pre-professional programs are also available here. The College of Arts and Science is a college under the Queens University of Charlotte.

Queens University of Charlotte competes in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II. The university's sports teams are known as the Royals. They participate in sports including cross country, golf, soccer, tennis, and volleyball.

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Contacting Queens University of Charlotte

Queens University of Charlotte
1900 Selwyn Ave
Charlotte , NC 28274-0001
General Phone: (704) 337-2200

Queens University of Charlotte Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine165registered nursing, nursing administration
Business and Management115business management, accounting and management, MIS
Liberal Arts90American studies, European studies, area studies, French language, Spanish language, English, creative writing, political science, history ...
Education and Teaching53elementary school teaching
Media46communication studies
Therapy and Counseling27psychology, music therapy
Family and Social Work13human services
Science10biology, biochemistry
Design4interior design
Art Studies4art studies
Music3music, music performance, various music studies
Religion and Philosophy2philosophy and religious studies
Fine Arts1art history and criticism
Drama and Performing Arts0drama
Medical Support and Technology0radiation therapist

Number of programs and degrees for Queens University of Charlotte in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree25529
Master's degree1555
Associate's degree1241

Queens University of Charlotte Student Body

In 2007-2008, Queens University of Charlotte had a total enrollment of 2,243 students (1,830 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 30%
Women 70%
Full-Time 98%
Part-Time 3%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 72%
Graduate 28%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 67%
Black 17%
Hispanic 5%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 4%
(Foreign Students) 5%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 20%
20-21 17%
22-24 10%
25-29 16%
30-34 11%
35-39 9%
40-49 11%
50-64 5%
65+ 0%

Queens University of Charlotte Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 68 %
Part-Time 33 %

Queens University of Charlotte Room and Board (2007)

Queens University of Charlotte offers campus housing for 711 of its 1,830 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Charlotte, North Carolina for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other North Carolina Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 19 meals per week.

Queens University of Charlotte Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal470580
SAT Math480580
SAT Writing470570
ACT Verbal1824
ACT Math1925
ACT Composite2024

Application Requirements:

Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencerecommended
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT93%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT31%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Queens University of Charlotte Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 22,068
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 22,068
Room and board $ 7,882
Books and supplies $ 800
Other expenses $ 1,800

Financial Aid:
Queens University of Charlotte participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 295700)

Queens University of Charlotte Faculty

Queens University of Charlotte has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year17$76,89511$65,520
Associate professoracademic year10$82,8299$58,759
Assistant professoracademic year6$52,16427$49,160
Instructoracademic year2*21$47,556
All faculty totalacademic year35$73,07468$52,582

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Queens University of Charlotte Athletics

Athletic Conferences:

Basketball Carolinas-Virginia Athletic Conference
Track Carolinas-Virginia Athletic Conference

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports6286148

Queens University of Charlotte Degree Programs (2007)

Art Studies
Art/Art Studies, General

Business And Management
Accounting and Business/Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Management Information Systems, General

Interior Design

Drama And Performing Arts
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

Education And Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching

Family And Social Work
Human Services, General

Fine Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation

Liberal Arts
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Area Studies, Other
Creative Writing
English Language and Literature, General
European Studies/Civilization
French Language and Literature
History, General
Political Science and Government, General
Spanish Language and Literature

Mathematics, General

Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Medical Support And Technology
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist

Music Performance, General
Music, General
Music, Other

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing Administration (MSN, MS, PhD)
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Religion And Philosophy
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Therapy And Counseling
Music Therapy/Therapist
Psychology, General

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What Sets Queens University of Charlotte Apart:

% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 6%Queens University of Charlotte % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
Female % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 8%Queens University of Charlotte Female % of student body
% of degrees in media
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Queens University of Charlotte % of degrees in media
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 13%Queens University of Charlotte Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
% students on athletic fin. aid
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%Queens University of Charlotte % students on athletic fin. aid
Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%Queens University of Charlotte Dorm rooms per full-time student
% students 40 years or older
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 19%Queens University of Charlotte % students 40 years or older

checked Presbyterian Church (USA) affiliation
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Offers a board (meal) plan
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Has ROTC (army, air force)
checked Offers athletic scholarships
checked NCAA athletic conference member

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