About: Johnson C. Smith University is a progressive liberal arts university located in the heart of Charlotte, NC, and ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the Best Comprehensive Colleges in the South.
Founded in 1867 as Biddle Memorial Institute, the university enrolls approximately 1,500 students and confers bachelor’s degrees to hundreds of students each year in 27 different majors.
Each student receives an IBM laptop computer equipped with the latest software and wireless capabilities. Internet access is provided through electronic data ports in the library, dormitory rooms and multimedia classrooms. Network access is available through dial-up modem for off-campus students.
Admission Info: Apply online or contact the Office of Admissions to request a paper application. Application Deadlines: Fall Semester First-time freshmen: March 15th* All other students: May 30th *Exceptions to this deadline may apply. Please contact the Office of Admissions for more information. Spring Semester All students: November 1st The following items are required in addition to your application: For first-time freshmen: ■$25.00 application fee ■Secondary school report with all transcripts ■Standardized test scores (SAT or ACT) ■Essay ■Two letters of recommendation ■For international applicants, please also provide a transcript evaluation and translation from an official translation service For all other students (transfers, visiting students, and Metropolitan College candidates): ■$25.00 application fee ■College transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended ■Essay ■Letter of recommendation from current faculty member (transfer students only) ■Transfer clearance form (transfer students only
Green Programs: Yes
Green Initiative: One of the guiding principles of Johnson C. Smith University is giving back, whether to our neighbor, our community, or the world. That\'s why we launched a \"green\" program so we can help reduce the impact that the university makes on the neighborhood, city, and world at large.
Programs Offered: Criminal Justice, Education, Business, Art and Design, Health/Human Services, IT/Computer Science, Liberal Arts, Science/Engineering
100 Beatties Ford Rd., Charlotte, North Carolina 28216