Hampton University

Hampton, VA

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 2,855
Graduate Enrollment: 450
Doctoral/Professional Universities
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Historically Black College/University
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Medium City (100k-250k)
Four-year, medium, highly residential // full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 80.12%

Male/Female: 31% / 69% (2017)

First generation college students: 19.8% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 1.6% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 1.2% (2011)

Test scores for admission: Recommended
2018 Median Admit SAT: 1,083


2018 Median Admit ACT: 22


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 80.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 70.4% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 63.0% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 53.7% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 0.7%
Black: 96.3%
Hispanic: 1.2%
Asian: 0.4%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.3%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 0.0%
Non-resident alien: 1.2%
Unknown race: 0.0%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $46,189
In-State tuition: $29,312
Out-of-State tuition: $29,312

Estimated books and supplies: $1,100 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $12,986 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $2,800 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $12,285 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $2,800 (2022)

Average Family Income: $77,275 (2017)
Median Family Income: $52,556 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 21.0%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 36.0%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $25,442 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $270 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $39,896
$30k-48k $43,139
$48k-75k $44,135
$75k-110k $39,337
$110k+ $45,439

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 40%
6-year graduation rate: 57%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 94.1% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $25,442 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $12,000 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $20,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $21,000 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 44.5% (2015)
@3 year 53.1% (2017)
@5 year 61.8% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 29.8% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 33.8% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $33,152 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $51,933 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Master's Degree Architecture. 14 $320 $42,031 ($3,503) $50,423 ($4,202)
Bachelor's Degree Journalism. 37 $26,250 $276 $28,348 ($2,362) $46,581 ($3,882)
Bachelor's Degree Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication. 53 $44,851 ($3,738)
Master's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 1
Bachelor's Degree Information Science/Studies. 15
Bachelor's Degree Computer Science. 7
Master's Degree Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 3
Doctoral Degree Educational Administration and Supervision. 3
Master's Degree Student Counseling and Personnel Services. 10 $53,320 ($4,443)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Student Counseling and Personnel Services. 5
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 12
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 6
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 4
Bachelor's Degree Engineering, General. 4
Bachelor's Degree Chemical Engineering. 3
Bachelor's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 1
Bachelor's Degree Legal Support Services. 3
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 4 $39,365 ($3,280)
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 48 $26,000 $276 $32,731 ($2,728)
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 54 $27,000 $286 $23,994 ($2,000) $48,438 ($4,037)
Master's Degree Biology, General. 1
Bachelor's Degree Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology. 2
Bachelor's Degree Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, and Population Biology. 5
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 2
Bachelor's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 3
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 3
Bachelor's Degree Music. 2
Bachelor's Degree Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General. 9 $27,000 $286
Bachelor's Degree Communication Disorders Sciences and Services. 9
Master's Degree Communication Disorders Sciences and Services. 40 $610 $50,862 ($4,239) $60,716 ($5,060)
Master's Degree Health/Medical Preparatory Programs. 23 $801 $25,697 ($2,141) $53,098 ($4,425)
First Professional Degree Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration. 59
First Professional Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 23
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 31 $26,999 $265 $64,575 ($5,381) $73,486 ($6,124)
Master's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 3
Doctoral Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 5
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 78 $26,000 $276 $46,415 ($3,868) $61,548 ($5,129)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 21 $316 $76,529 ($6,377) $78,230 ($6,519)
Doctoral Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 3
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 3 $68,314 ($5,693)
Bachelor's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 6
Master's Degree Applied Mathematics. 1
Bachelor's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 51 $26,000 $276 $26,028 ($2,169) $46,421 ($3,868)
Master's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 17 $44,590 ($3,716)
Doctoral Degree Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology. 2
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 3
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 1
Master's Degree Physics. 2
Doctoral Degree Physics. 1
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 62 $26,000 $273 $24,608 ($2,051) $43,973 ($3,664)
Master's Degree Psychology, General. 1
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 34 $27,000 $286 $35,836 ($2,986) $47,540 ($3,962)
Bachelor's Degree Public Administration. 5
Bachelor's Degree Economics. 1
Bachelor's Degree International Relations and National Security Studies. 7
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 18 $26,250 $276 $36,061 ($3,005) $41,539 ($3,462)
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 7
Bachelor's Degree Air Transportation. 11
Bachelor's Degree Management Information Systems and Services. 2
Bachelor's Degree Marketing. 32 $23,355 $217 $22,821 ($1,902)
Bachelor's Degree General Sales, Merchandising and Related Marketing Operations. 2
Bachelor's Degree History. 4


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $68,733
Full time faculty: 100%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 13.0

School's endowment start of year: $280,598,089 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $379,992,219 (2022)