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Christopher Newport University is the youngest comprehensive university in the state of Virginia, and has a 260-acre campus in suburban Newport News in Virginia, USA. The University offers a number of bachelor's degree programs in the disciplines of Arts & Humanities, Business, Social Sciences and Behavioural Sciences.
  • Average Tuition USD 27,620
  • Acceptance Rate 72%
  • Students 5,075
  • International Students 0.34%
  • Total Annual Cost USD 38,150
  • Intakes August, January
  • Application Deadline February 1,October 1
  • Transfer yes
  • Campus Setting City

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School Description

Christopher Newport University (CNU) offers a number of bachelor's degree programs in subjects such as Music, Art History, Classical Studies, Philosophy and Theatre. CNU's small class sizes ensure direct access to experts in their fields – teacher-scholars providing outstanding instruction, conducting groundbreaking research, and publishing noteworthy books and papers. University accommodation consists of modern residence halls including the Potomac and York River Halls and Santoro Hall for first-year students. The campus is also home to numerous cafes and bistros, pizzeria, grille, library, shop and over 200 student clubs and associations.
  • 01Ranked among the top 310 Colleges of 2018 in the Forbes America's Top Colleges Ranking.
  • 02Included in the Best 384 Colleges list by The Princeton Review for 2019.
  • 03Recognised nationally as a 'College of Distinction' for 2019, a title given only to select Colleges.

Bachelor Programs

  • 1 Avenue of the Arts, Newport News, VA 23606, United States
    USD 27,620 Tuition Fee

    Accountancy

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.  

  • 1 Avenue of the Arts, Newport News, VA 23606, United States
    USD 27,620 Tuition Fee

    African American Studies

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Cultural Studies. The program offers courses that focus on culture; racial and ethnic issues; gender and popular culture; culture and media; and culture an more
  • 1 Avenue of the Arts, Newport News, VA 23606, United States
    USD 27,620 Tuition Fee

    American Studies

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of American history, society, literature, and culture  

  • 1 Avenue of the Arts, Newport News, VA 23606, United States
    USD 27,620 Tuition Fee

    Anthropology

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual knowledge of Anthropology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of human language, culture, societies, biological and material remains, biolog more

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Admission Requirements

  • Avg Aid to Undergraduate 5000
  • Minimum GPA 3.50
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 71
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.00
  • Minimum SAT 1150
  • Minimum ACT 23
  • Minimum PTE 50

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    Financial Aid & Scholarship

    The University offers a number of scholarships, including the President’s Leadership Program merit scholarship of up to $10,000, for high-achieving students showing engagement and leadership.

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    Established in 1960

    CNU has 18 recognized fraternities and sororities on campus.

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