Queens University of Charlotte (Queens)

1900 Selwyn Ave, Charlotte, NC

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Queens is a nonprofit private institution located in Charlotte, NC and provides a large number of program options for students. The Presbyterian Church affiliation of this school is an important part of the history, education and mission that defines the school. Approximately 2,500 students are enrolled yearly at Queens.

Here is a list of some of the popular programs Queens University of Charlotte offers:

  • Health And Clinical Professions
  • Business And Marketing Studies
  • English Language And Literature
  • Communications And Journalism
  • Psychology

To be considered for admissions, applicants may be asked to fill out an application, provide letters of recommendations, and submit school records, which are then reviewed by admissions officials. Most students admitted to this school have an SAT score in a range of 1390 - 1710, or an ACT score within the range of 20 - 25. Queens accepts around 70 percent of students applying. Of those accepted, nearly 22 percent registered for enrollment. More information regarding admissions can be found at queens.edu.

The cost of tuition is nearly $28,000 annually. Tuition prices may change for any number of reasons, and as such students should visit the school's price of attendance calculator to get a better idea of their personalized cost estimate of attendance. Housing is available for students, and generally costs approximately $6,600 per year. Queens University of Charlotte may offer financial aid for students that are eligible as grants and loans.

Athletic programs are available at Queens through the NCAA, allowing students to participate in intercollegiate sports. Available athletic programs offered:

  • Basketball (NCAA Division II)
  • Track & Field (NCAA Division II)
  • Golf (NCAA Division II)
  • Lacrosse (NCAA Division II)

Students who wish to view more about this school may check out their website at http://www.queens.edu.

Admission Requirements & Details

The admission details below may give you an idea of the students Queens accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, SAT/ACT scores of students who were accepted, as well as any AP or college credits that may be transferred. This information can be used to have a better understanding of your chances of getting into Queens.

Admission Requirements & Recommendations

  • High School G.P.A. and School Records are Required
  • High School Academic Ranking are Recommended
  • Letters of Recommendation are Recommended
  • SAT or ACT Test Scores are Required
  • TOEFL for ESL Students are Required

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Admissions Test Scores - SAT Exam, ACT Exam, etc...

SAT ® scores for students that were accepted Fall 2013

 Score Range (25th to 75th Percentile)
SAT ® Critical Reading470 - 560
SAT ® Math470 - 580
SAT ® Writing460 - 560
SAT ® Total Score1400 - 1700

ACT ® scores for students that were accepted Fall 2013

 Score Range (25th to 75th Percentile)
ACT ® English20 - 26
ACT ® Math19 - 26
ACT ® Composite Score21 - 26

Acceptance Rate Table - Chances of Getting Into Queens

We have provided a table below which represents your chances of getting accepted into Queens.

 Number (Percentage)
Granted Admissions1,498 (77%)
Accepted Students That Enrolled316 (21%)

Student Enrollment

Total enrollment at Queens University of Charlotte is around 2,200 students. The student body is made up of 74% undergraduate students and 26% graduate students.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition estimates are between $30,000-$35,000 for both state residents and nonresidents
  • Part time students pay in the range of $490 to $590 per unit

Financial Aid Details

The financial aid table below details the types of financial aid, along with the percent of students receiving aid, and on average the amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid99%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships99%$15,665
Receiving Student Loans86%$5,604

Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2012 was around 3.9%.

Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help support students, Queens University of Charlotte may offer services like those listed below:

  • Online classes
  • Classes offered on nights and weekends
  • Remedial courses
  • Academic counseling for students
  • Student employment
  • Helping students find work after graduation

Graduation Rates

The overall graduation rate of Queens University of Charlotte is approximately 52%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years43%
Graduating in 5 Years7%
Graduating in 6 Years0.7%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Music Program (more info)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) Program (more info)
  • Nursing (MSN, DSN) Program (more info)
  • Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Education Program (more info)

Intercollegiate Athletics

Queens is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports belonging to the NCAA Division II (without football) classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:

  • Basketball (South Atlantic Conference)
  • Track and Field (South Atlantic Conference)
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Business and Marketing Studies

Communications and Journalism

Computer and Information Sciences


English Language and Literature

Ethnic Cultural and Gender Studies

Foreign Languages and Literature

Health and Clinical Professions


Mathematics and Statistics

Natural Resources and Conservation

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Physical Sciences


Public Administration and Social Services

Recreation and Fitness Studies

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

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Data Disclaimer

Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2008-2013. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Queens University of Charlotte for official up-to-date information.

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