According to Wikipedia,
Shaw University is a private Baptist historically black university in Raleigh, North Carolina. It is affiliated with the American Baptist Churches USA. Founded on December 1, 1865, Shaw University is the oldest HBCU to begin offering courses in the Southern United States. The school had its origin in the formation of a theological class of freedmen in the Guion Hotel. The following year it moved to a large wooden building, at the corner of Blount and Cabarrus Streets in Raleigh, where it continued as the Raleigh Institute until 1870. In 1870, the school moved to its current location on the former property of Confederate General Barringer and changed its name to the Shaw Collegiate Institute, in honor of Elijah Shaw. In 1875, the school was officially chartered with the State of North Carolina as Shaw University.
|Annual Applications||Acceptance||Graduation Rate|
|Income||Average Net Cost|
|0 - 30K||$22,471|
|30K - 48K||$24,312|
|48K - 75K||$27,220|
|75K - 110K||$27,908|
If you graduate from Shaw University, then you can expect to earn an average of $30,500 per year. You also have a 86% chance of being employed after 10 years.
Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.
Shaw University is located at 118 East South Street, Raleigh NC 27601
Shaw University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:
Shaw University's most influential alumni include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Political Science, and Education. Here are some of Shaw University's most famous alumni: