Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte

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Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte can be found in Charlotte, NC, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte has an enrollment of over 2,700 students.

60% of all those who apply are accepted to Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte, from which 23% choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte was reported as 59.6% in Fall 2013 with over 4,540 college applications submitted to Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 61.7%
  • 2010-2011: 67.2%
  • 2011-2012: 64.5%
  • 2012-2013: 56.5%
  • 2013-2014: 59.6%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 60.7%

How Does Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte is seven percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

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Johnson C Smith University36.7%
Queens University of Charlotte76.9%
Belmont Abbey College67.6%
Davidson College25.6%
Wingate University79.3%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Recommended
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

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