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Shaw University

Shaw University

118 East South Street
Raleigh, NC 27601
(919) 546-8200

Founded in 1865, Shaw University is a historically black 4-year institution. This school is located in the center of Raleigh. It offers subjects including healthcare and business administration. It offers students one associates level degree, 30 degrees at the bachelors level, and three degrees at the masters level. 2,722 students pursued degrees from the 33 programs at Shaw in 2010. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits Shaw.

Admission

In 2010, 6,067 students applied to Shaw for admission. It admitted about 43% of applicants or 2,669 students. Under two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 6,067 students applied to Shaw for admission. It admitted about 43% of applicants or 2,669 students. Under two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 44%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 46%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 41%

Student Demographics

In 2010, Shaw had 2,722 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, Shaw had 2,722 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 1089
  • Total Enrolled Female: 1633
  • Undergraduate Male: 1020
  • Undergraduate Female: 1530
  • Graduate Male: 84
  • Graduate Female: 88
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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