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Overall Score: 63.73

Christopher Newport University

Newport News, VA http://cnu.edu/

Costs

Est. full price 2022-2023
$32,600
% of students who get any grants
55%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$26,800
Average price for low-income students
$15,860

Admissions

Acceptance rate
76%
Median SAT/ACT score
1200/NA
SAT/ACT required?
No
Undergraduate enrollment
4,830

Financial Aid

% of students with need who get grants
74%
% of need met
72%
% of students who get merit grants
18%
Average merit grant
$3,700

Student Success

Graduation rate
72%
Average time to a degree
4.1 years
Median student debt
$24,739
Early career earnings
$55,030
% earning more than a high school grad
74%

Notes: Students who get merit grants are full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants. Graduation rate measures degree completion within six years for both transfer students and first-time students. Early career earnings are the median earnings for both graduates and non-completers, 10 years after they first enrolled.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson’s, Money/Witlytic calculations.

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