Christopher Newport University

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About Christopher Newport University

According to 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.

Christopher Newport University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
7,311 76% 80% 1195 24

How Much Does Christopher Newport University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$9,100 $5,824

How Much Do Christopher Newport University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Christopher Newport University, then you can expect to earn an average of $52,000 per year. You also have a 92% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Christopher Newport University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
4,852 4,770 82

Where is Christopher Newport University?

Christopher Newport University is located at 1 Avenue of the Arts, Newport News VA 23606-3072

How Safe is Christopher Newport University?

Christopher Newport University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Newport News has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Christopher Newport University Known For?

Christopher Newport University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Christopher Newport University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

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, Physics, and Earth Sciences. Here are some of Christopher Newport University's most famous alumni:

Randall Munroe
Randall Munroe
A Creator of the webcomic xkcd.
Sam Ruby
An American computer scientist.
Kaitlyn Vincie
An American sports presenter and journalist.
Karen Jackson
A Politician.
Michael Caro
A Puerto Rican footballer.
Chris Richardson
An American musician.
Gary Hudson
An American actor, producer and director.
Jeion Ward
An American politician in Virginia .
Robin Abbott
An American politician.
Michael P. Mullin
A Politician.
Shirley Cooper
An American politician.
Ashley E Ross
A Researcher.

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