Catawba College

Acceptance Rate 50 %
SAT Average 1,025
Tuition & Fees $31,436
Student Population 1,294
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $22,133

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 1,294 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 50% and the graduation rate is 51% 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 50% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 21%. The average graduation rate is 51% and the transfer-out rate is 49%. The average received amount of financial aid is $22,133 and 95% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,294 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Catawba College is 50 %.
Graduation Rate for Catawba College is 51 %
Transfer-out Rate for Catawba College is 49 %
Retention Rate for Catawba College is 83 %
Student Population for Catawba College is 1,294
Student to Faculty Rate for Catawba College is 12 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $22,133 at Catawba College.

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