High Point University

#2862 / #806
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School
University in High Point, North Carolina

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About High Point University

According to Wikipedia, High Point University is a private 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 61 undergraduate majors, 65 undergraduate minors, and 14 graduate majors.

High Point University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
11,266 77% 69% 1175 25

How Much Does High Point University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $33,024
30K - 48K $29,052
48K - 75K $32,115
75K - 110K $36,174
110K+ $40,399

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do High Point University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from High Point University, then you can expect to earn an average of $42,900 per year. You also have a 89% chance of being employed after 10 years.

High Point University's Demographics

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

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
5,419 5,052 367

Where is High Point University?

High Point University is located at One University Parkway, High Point NC 27268

How Safe is High Point University?

High Point has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is High Point University Known For?

High Point University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

High Point University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

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 Criminal Justice, Business, and Anthropology. Here are some of High Point University's most famous alumni:

Nido Qubein
Nido Qubein
An American businessman.
Austin Dillon
Austin Dillon
An American racing driver.
Tubby Smith
Tubby Smith
An American college basketball coach.
Steve Brown
An American Christian author, a radio broadcaster, and a seminary professor.
Robert R. Merhige Jr.
A United States federal judge.
Arizona Reid
Arizona Reid
An American basketball player.
Harold P. Hamilton
An American academic .
George Nostrand
George Nostrand
An American basketball player .
Jaime Schultz
An American professional baseball pitcher.
Fejiro Okiomah
An American soccer player.
Mike Causey
An American politician.
Issa Konare
A Senegalese basketball player.

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