FAST FACTS
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Location:Durham
Setting:Urban
Population:267,587
Enrollment:8,645
On Campus:33%
Language:English
Calendar:Semester
Approximate:
  • Fall 08/19-12/10
  • Spring 01/10-05/06

Tuition & Payments
PLAN A: UNEVEN
You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
UNEVEN - Host campus accepts a few more students than it sends out.

PLAN B: UNEVEN
You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
UNEVEN - Host campus accepts a few more students than it sends out.

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees:
$3,451

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals:
$4,644

Additional Information
Receive From Canada
N/A

Campus Diversity
12%Caucasian
78%African American
2%Hispanic
1%Asian American
0%Native American
1%International
6%Other


Campus Links
Home Page
Catalog
Outgoing Students


NSE Links
Policies & Procedures
Campus Detail Info
Member Campus Links

How to Apply
Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
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Bachelors degrees in more than 100 fields of study and graduate degrees in an estimated 40 disciplines.
State-of-the-art biotechnology research institute, which collaborates with pharmacy and biotech companies in the Research Triangle Park.
Specialized Programming Institute for Homeland Security and Workforce Development, Biomanufacturing, Nursing, Education, Law, Business and Hospitality and Tourism.
Strong historical presence nationís first public liberal arts institution founded for African-Americans.
Faculty is highly respected in their field of study

Programs
Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students

Area Studies: African Studies, Afro-American Studies, American Studies, Art Studies, Black Studies, European Studies, Latin American Studies

Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Art Education, Ceramic Art/Ceramics, Drawing, Painting, Studio Art, Visual Arts

Athletics: Athletic Training, Fitness and Sports Science, Health and Fitness Teaching, Physical Education, Sports Management/Administration

Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science, Biotechnology

Business: Accounting, Business, Business Administration, Business Information Systems, Finance and Operation Management, International Business, Management, Marketing, Public Administration

Chemistry: Chemistry

Communications: Broadcasting, Journalism, Mass Communication

Consumer and Family Studies: Child Consumer and Family Studies, Consumer Sciences/Services, Family Science/Services

Criminal Justice: Criminal Justice, Juvenile Justice

Earth Sciences: Earth Science

Education: Athletic Training Education, Communications, Early Childhood, Elementary Education, English, French, Health Education, Junior High/Middle School, Junior High/Middle School Mathematics, Kindergarten Education, Mathematics, Music, Physical Education, Preschool Education, Science, Secondary Education, Theatre Education

English: English, Literature

Environmental Studies: Environmental Sciences

Fashion: Apparel/Fashion Design, Textile Design, Textiles and Clothing

Food Science: Food Science, Nutrition

Foreign Language: Spanish

Geography and Urban Studies: Geography

Health and Safety Sciences: Community Health, Health Education, Nursing, Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences, Therapeutic Recreation

History: History

Hospitality and Tourism: Hospitality Management, Hotel/Travel Administration

Information Studies: Computer Applications, Computer Information Systems, Computer Mathematics, Computer Science

Mathematics: Mathematics, Mathematics-Physics

Military Sciences: Air Force ROTC, Army ROTC, Military Sciences

Performing Arts: Choral Music, Dramatic Literature, Dramatic Writing, Jazz Composition, Music, Music Education, Music Industry, Music Theater, Music/Jazz Studies, Performance, Theater Arts Administration, Theater Arts/Drama, Theater Education, Theater Production

Physics: Physics

Political Science: Political Science, Public Administration/Affairs

Psychology: Counseling, Psychology

Recreation: Parks Administration and Management, Recreation, Recreation Therapy

Sociology/Social Work: Social Work

Theater: Performance and Directing

Closed Programs
Nursing

Limitations
Access to Business and Education courses limited. Social work courses available only to students from campuses with accredited Social Work programs.

Notable Academic Programs
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences, Criminal Justice, History, Hospitality Management

Special Options
Honors Access: Yes

Conditions
GPA and Other Academic Requirements
  • No students accepted from NSE members within my own state
  • 2.5 GPA
  • None.
Exchange Preferences
  • Full-year exchange Preferred
  • Single term exchange Accepted
  • Prefer students who will live on campus
Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)
  • Only available at March conference
Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students
  • Available
Summer Exchange
  • Not available
International Students (Visa Students)
  • Will not accept
Tuition/Fees
  • Fees are subject to change without notice.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
Tuition and Fees Per Semester - Plan A Students
  • Figures are current as of 8/28/2013.
  • Estimated cost: $3,451.
  • Expect 5-15% increase for the subsequent academic year.
  • Figures are based on 15 hours. Actual costs may be greater or less depending upon your actual enrollment.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Plan A students.
Tuition and Fees - Plan B Students
  • No tuition/fees are paid to the host campus.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Plan B students.
Maximum Credit Hours Per Semester
  • Plan A: 18
  • Plan B: 18
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester
Figures are current as of 8/28/2013.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
NSE Program Fee: $75 Year Plan A & B Mandatory
Housing Deposit: $150 Year Plan A & B Mandatory
ID Card: $10 Year Plan A & B Mandatory
Parking Fee: $300 Year Plan A & B Optional
Orientation Fee: $125 Year Plan A Mandatory
Mailbox Fee: $15 Year Plan A Mandatory

Important Notes: No activity, athletic, technology or transportation fees.Health insurance included in tuition and fees.

Financial Aid
Plan A
For Plan A U.S. students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your host campus. Students apply for federally funded financial aid by using the FAFSA code of their host campus. Host campuses award aid to incoming Plan A students on a first-come, first-served basis as long as funds are available. Ask your home campus NSE coordinator if your campus awards aid to their own outgoing students. If so, do not apply for aid from your host campus.

For eligible Plan A applicants U.S. federal financial aid may be available in the following programs:

  • Pell
  • Perkins
  • SEOG
  • DL
  • Plus
Use FAFSA CODE: 002950

Plan B
For Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

Room/Meals
  • Figures are current as of 8/28/2013.
  • Expect 5% or more increase for the subsequent academic year.
  • Figures are based on the average room and meal plan selected by NSE students. Actual costs may be greater or less depending upon your selected room type and meals.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
On-Campus Housing Per Semester
  • Suite: $3,015
  • Per semester unless otherwise noted
  • On campus living encouraged
  • Maximum unrestricted housing reserved: 10
Off-Campus Housing
  • Appoximate monthly cost: $650
  • Proximity to campus: 3
  • Local Public Transportation Available to Campus
Notes About Housing
On campus amenities. Opened in Fall 2011. Chidley North Residence Hall houses 517 students in corridor and suite style accommodations. The hall offers laundry kitchen and study room on each floor. There are lounges in every wing and a classroom and computer lab on the second floor. WiFi throughout. Off campus amenities include all utilities plus cable tv. Included in rent and all apartments are fully furnished and they lease by the bed, which means individual leases are offered.

Meal Plans Per Semester

  • Meal purchase is required for on campus living.
  • $1629.00 per semester for 21 meals per week.
  • $1500.00 per semester for 14 meals per week.
  • $1268.00 per semester for 8 meals per week.
Notes About Meal Plans
21 meal plan allows 200 flex dollars. 14 meal plan allows 275 flex dollars. 8 meal plan allows 350 flex dollars



All data in this document is the responsibility of the campus and has been provided by the campus NSE coordinator.