Catawba College

Acceptance Rate 52 %
SAT Average 1,040
Tuition & Fees $31,436
Student Population 1,371
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $24,603

Academic Overview

Catawba College is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Salisbury, North Carolina. It is a Baccalaureate College - Diverse Fields by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $31,436 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 1,371 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 52% and the graduation rate is 56% last year.
The salary after graduation from Catawba College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $42,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Catawba College are $31,436. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $3,594 on average.
Catawba College 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Catawba. The acceptance rate of Catawba is 52% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 21%. The average graduation rate is 56% and the transfer-out rate is 10%. The average received amount of financial aid is $24,603 and 93% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,371 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Catawba College is 52 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Catawba College is 56 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Catawba College is 10 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Catawba College is 83 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Catawba College is 1,371
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Catawba College is 12 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $24,603 at Catawba College.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Catawba offers 44 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree400
Master's Degree40

Special Learning Opportunities

Catawba College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:808)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,300)

Veterans Benefits

Catawba College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges