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Shaw University - Kannapolis

Welcome to Shaw University - Kannapolis! Located just minutes from vibrant Downtown Kannapolis, and less than 30 miles from Charlotte, Shaw University-Kannapolis has served the educational needs of working adult learners in the Greater Kannapolis/Charlotte area since 1985.

Dedicated on-site staff are available to assist you with all of your questions regarding admissions, advising, financial aid, career services, internships, and academic support services. Shaw-Kannapolis offers a combination of classroom, video teleconferencing (VTC), and online classes, so that you have a choice in course options that work best for your schedule, preferences, and learning style.

The Shaw-Kannapolis Campus features over 4,000 square feet of flexible academic space for teaching, learning, and collaboration, including eight classrooms, a computer lab, a Learning Resource Center, and a student/faculty lounge.

Majors Offered 

  • Business Administration - Concentration in Management
  • Education
    -Birth to Kindergarten
    -Early Child
    -Elementary
    -Lateral Entry
    -Initial License
  • Religion and Philosophy
  • Sociology
  • Sociology - Concentration in Criminal Justice

Contact Us Today!

Please contact your Campus Coordinator to schedule a personal appointment, visit a class, or attend an information session.

Dr. Paul Wilson
Campus Coordinator  
1777 Old Earnhardt Road 
Kannapolis, NC 28083 
Phone: 919-546-8464              
Email:  kannapolis@shawu.edu