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19. High Point University, High Point, NC
Founded in 1924, High Point University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large town of High Point (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), North Carolina.
Officially accredited/recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, High Point University (HPU) is a small (enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Methodist (United Methodist Church – www.gbhem.org) religion.
High Point University (HPU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.
This 93 years old H.E. institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students’ past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution.
International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. HPU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.