Campbell University

143 Main St, Buies Creek, United States
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Overview of Campbell University

About this school

Campbell is a church-affiliated university. It was founded as an academy in 1887, became a four-year college in 1961, and gained university status in 1979. Its 850-acre campus is located in Buies Creek, 30 miles from Raleigh and Fayetteville.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:2,934
    • Men:1,425 Men (48.6%)
    • Women:1,509 Women (51.4%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Campbell University is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
3
-
Science
2
-
Foreign Language
-
2
Social Studies
2
-
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
Not reported
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Not reported

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
450 Leslie Campbell Avenue
City, State, Zip
Buies Creek, NC 27506
Phone
(910) 893-1290 x1290
Fax
(910) 893-1288
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$35
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications not accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Recommended for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
3 required for some freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
60% of 3,348 applicants were admitted
Women
58% of 1,848 applicants were admitted
Men
61% of 1,500 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
1,378 (69%) of 2,001 admitted students enrolled
Women
678 (63%) of 1,080 admitted students enrolled
Men
700 (76%) of 921 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.40
375 And Above
61%
3.50 - 3.74
16%
3.25 - 3.49
11%
3.00 - 3.24
7%
2.50 - 2.99
4%
2.00 - 2.49
1%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
Not reported
• Score 30 - 36
Not reported
• Score 24 - 29
Not reported
• Score 18 - 23
Not reported
• Score 12 - 17
Not reported
• Score 6 - 11
Not reported
• Score 5 Or Below
Not reported

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $31,190 (74.21%)
  • Room & Board: - $10,840 (25.79%)
  • Other Expenses: - Not reported
  • Tuition & Fees: - Not reported
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expenses
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Campbell University accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 15
Award Notification Date
Not reported
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002913
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
707 (91.0%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
530 (75.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
530 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
182 (34.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
79%
Average Award
$29,970
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 392 (74.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,959
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 523 (98.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,686
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 520 (98.1%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
177 (22.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $19,067

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
3,005 (82.7%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
2,381 (79.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,381 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
611 (25.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
65%
Average Award
$25,720
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,882 (79.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,339
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,337 (98.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,591
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 2,018 (84.8%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
622 (17.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $16,756

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
70%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$29,975
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
29.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts, Creative Writing, Journalism/Publications, Music, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Religious Involvement
Special Characteristics
Children of Faculty/Staff, Local/State Students, Out-of-State Students, Siblings of Current Students, Veterans

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,806

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Students not required to own/lease a computer

Foreign Language


Required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


196

Part-Time Faculty


109

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


59%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 21% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 35% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 20% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 9% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 6% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 7% of classes
  • Over 100 students: - 0% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
Over 100 students
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 23% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 34% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 19% of discussion sections/labs
  • 30-39 students: - 10% of discussion sections/labs
  • 40-49 students: - 6% of discussion sections/labs
  • 50-59 students: - 8% of discussion sections/labs
  • Over 100 students: - 0% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
Over 100 students
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
-
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
256
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Not available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Campbell University provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


71.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


30.7%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


49.9%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


51.7%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (82)


  • Accounting
  • Accounting and Business/Management
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Acting
  • Advertising
  • Army JROTC/ROTC
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Commercial and Advertising Art
  • Communication and Media Studies, Other
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, Other
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Directing and Theatrical Production
  • Divinity/Ministry
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Education, Other
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • General Studies
  • Graphic Design
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other
  • History Teacher Education
  • History, General
  • Information Technology
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Journalism
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Keyboard Instruments
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Music Pedagogy
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Pharmacy Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
  • Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other
  • Religion/Religious Studies, Other
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
  • Teaching French as a Second or Foreign Language
  • Theatre/Theatre Arts Management

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Not reported

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Liberal arts/general studies, Psychology

Online Degrees


Business administration

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Doctor of Ministry, Doctor of Osteopathy, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Pharmacy

Master's Programs of Study (15)


  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Counselor Education
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Elementary Education
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Middle School Education
  • Pastoral Ministry and Counseling
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Education
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physician Assistant Studies
  • Secondary Education
  • Theology

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


2,942

Nearest Metropolitan Area


Raleigh

Campus Size


850 acres

Weather


Temperature
28.8 average low in January, 85 average high in September
Rain
113 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Bus Station
15 mile(s) from campus in Dunn
Nearest Train Station
25 mile(s) from campus in Raleigh

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing

Students of College Housing


62% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


38%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Fighting Camels
School Colors
Orange and black

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, football, golf, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, table tennis, tennis, track and field, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, water polo, wrestling

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Campbell University offers choral groups, drama theatre, student newspaper, student government association, baptist student union, campbell catholic community, presidential scholars club, pre-pharmacy club

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC offered on campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


2,731

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
2,934
Women
1,509
Men
1,425

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • Not reported

International Students


Not reported

Average Age


20

Number of Graduate Students


Not reported

Student Resources

Study resources