Catawba College Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Salisbury, NC, Catawba College is one of the best universities in the state of North Carolina. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Catawba College in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Catawba College.

2300 W. Innes Street Salisbury, NC 28144
Phone: (800) 228-2922
Email: [email protected]
Web site:

Rankings: Catawba College

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 14
Score: 69
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.0
Graduation and retention ranking: 33
Average freshman retention rate: 71.2%
6-year graduation rate: 41.0%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 16
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 60.4%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.3%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 15:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 89.6%
Student selectivity ranking: 12
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 930-1170
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 21%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 50%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 60.6%
Financial resources rank: 10
Alumni giving rank: 7
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 25.6%

Essential Facts: Catawba College

Catawba College History

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 72%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 0%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 0%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 70%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: N/A
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA II
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, lacrosse, soccer, swimming
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, field hockey, golf, softball, squash, team handball, volleyball
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, yearbook