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#619 Overall Influence #666 Desirability Rank

Hampton University

Historically black university in Virginia

From Wikipedia

Hampton University is a private historically black research university in Hampton, Virginia. It was founded in 1868 by black and white leaders of the American Missionary Association after the American Civil War to provide education to freedmen. It is home to the Hampton University Museum, which is the oldest museum of the African diaspora in the United States, and the oldest museum in the commonwealth of Virginia.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

10,811

Acceptance

36%

Graduation Rate

57%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$26,198

Fees (in-state)

$3,114

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$50,100

Employed

92%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

4K

Under-Grads

4K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

200 William R. Harvey Way, Hampton VA 23668-0099

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

10 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

34 per 100K

Violent Crime

3 per 100K

What is Hampton 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

#150 World Rank
Education
#390 World Rank
Business
#395 World Rank
Political Science
#615 World Rank
Literature
#427 World Rank
History
#844 World Rank
Medical
#467 World Rank
Communications
#1165 World Rank
Engineering
#758 World Rank
Mathematics
#1479 World Rank
Biology
#1153 World Rank
Computer Science
#377 World Rank
Nursing
#1185 World Rank
Philosophy
#1032 World Rank
Psychology
#630 World Rank
Sociology
#1441 World Rank
Physics
#1513 World Rank
Economics
#381 World Rank
Social Work
#2110 World Rank
Chemistry
#802 World Rank
Anthropology
#3181 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1096 World Rank
Criminal Justice

Other areas of influence

#538 World Rank
Law
#545 World Rank
Earth Sciences

Influential People

Who are Hampton University's Most influential alumni?

Hampton University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Education, Nursing, and Social Work

Mo'ne Davis

American baseball and softball player

Chanita Hughes-Halbert

American psychologist and medical researcher

Yvonnecris Veal

African American physician

Dereck Faulkner

American football player

James Griffin

American football player and coach

Johnnie Barnes

American football player

Annie L. McPheeters

American librarian

Grace E. Harris

Grace E. Harris

American university administrator

Roslyn Walker

Museum curator

Darian Barnes

Player of American football

Coline Creuzot

American singer-songwriter

DuEwa Frazier

American writer