High Point University
#2103 Overall Influence#312 Desirability Rank

High Point University

University in High Point, North Carolina

From Wikipedia

High Point University is a private liberal arts university in High Point, North Carolina. It is affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Founded as High Point College in 1924, it became High Point University in October 1991. HPU offers 47 undergraduate majors, 51 undergraduate minors and 12 graduate-degree majors.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

10,098

Acceptance

77%

Graduation Rate

64%

Median SAT Score

1170

Median ACT Score

24

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$30,748

Fees (in-state)

$4,370

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$34,226
30K-48K$32,049
48K-75K$36,103
75K-110K$36,194
110K+$41,451

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$42,900

Employed

89%

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

One University Parkway, High Point NC 27268

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

36 per 100k

Violent Crime

6 per 100k

What is High Point 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

#298 World Rank #137 USA Rank
Anthropology
#944 World Rank #457 USA Rank
Political Science
#1847 World Rank #539 USA Rank
Economics
#1113 World Rank #609 USA Rank
History
#967 World Rank #697 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#1260 World Rank #701 USA Rank
Business
#2444 World Rank #1085 USA Rank
Education
#3360 World Rank #1251 USA Rank
Sociology
#3672 World Rank #1260 USA Rank
Computer Science
#3608 World Rank #1443 USA Rank
Medical

Other areas of influence

#1992 World Rank #971 USA Rank
Law
#2149 World Rank #1258 USA Rank
Nursing
#2644 World Rank #1276 USA Rank
Social Work
#2842 World Rank #850 USA Rank
Engineering
#3165 World Rank #1164 USA Rank
Earth Sciences

Influential People

Who are High Point University's Most influential alumni?

High Point University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Political Science, and Criminal Justice. High Point University’s most academically influential people include Austin Dillon, Robert R. Merhige, Jr., and Nido Qubein.

Austin Dillon
Austin Dillon

American racing driver

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Robert R. Merhige, Jr.

United States federal judge

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Nido Qubein
Nido Qubein

American businessman

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Charles F. Price
Charles F. Price

Non-fiction writer

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Harold P. Hamilton

American academic

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Steve Brown

American Christian author, a radio broadcaster, and a seminary professor

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Scott Harvey

American golfer

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Debbie Leonard

American basketball player and coach

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