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#2105 Overall Influence #1255 Desirability Rank

Christopher Newport University

University

From Wikipedia

Christopher Newport University is a public university in Newport News, Virginia. It was founded in 1960 and is named after Christopher Newport, captain of one of the ships which carried settlers of Jamestown, the first permanent English settlement in North America.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

7,311

Acceptance

76%

Graduation Rate

80%

Median SAT Score

1195

Median ACT Score

24

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$9,100

Fees (in-state)

$5,824

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$52,000

Employed

92%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

5K

Under-Grads

5K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1 Avenue of the Arts, Newport News VA 23606-3072

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

23 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

31 per 100K

Violent Crime

5 per 100K

What is Christopher Newport University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#796 World Rank
Computer Science
#1338 World Rank
Political Science
#3295 World Rank
Education
#1291 World Rank
History
#1361 World Rank
Chemistry
#2545 World Rank
Engineering
#1298 World Rank
Physics
#1522 World Rank
Communications
#3542 World Rank
Biology
#2811 World Rank
Literature
#2268 World Rank
Mathematics
#1878 World Rank
Psychology
#2586 World Rank
Philosophy
#1401 World Rank
Social Work
#4222 World Rank
Economics
#4564 World Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#896 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1327 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1768 World Rank
Anthropology
#2173 World Rank
Law
#2245 World Rank
Business
#3018 World Rank
Religious Studies
#3508 World Rank
Medical
#7850 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Christopher Newport University's Most influential alumni?

Christopher Newport University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Computer Science, Earth Sciences, and History

Samantha Finley

Researcher

Julie N Taylor

Researcher

Alexa R Williams

Researcher

Leanna L. Foster

Researcher

Ashley Prichard

Researcher

Daniel R Mitteer

Researcher

Melanie Rapp Beale

Virginia politician

Meteos

American professional League of Legends player

Ashley E Ross

Researcher

Shirley Cooper

American politician

Jeion Ward

Virginia politician

Robin Abbott

American politician