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School Name: Johnson C. Smith University

Location: Charlotte, North Carolina

Year Founded: 1867

Number of Students: 1,331 undergraduate students

Specialty Programs: Sports Management

Greek Life:

  • Sororities: Zeta Phi Beta Inc.,  Alpha Nu Omega Sorority
  • Fraternities: Alpha Phi Alpha Inc., Kappa Alpha Psi Inc., Omega Psi Phi Inc., Phi Beta Sigma Inc.

Alumni: James “Twiggy” Sanders (former Harlem Globetrotters member), Fredrick C. Branch (first African-American officer in the Marine Corps), Skeets Tolbert (jazz musician)

What You May Not Know About Johnson C. Smith: 2011 Golden Bulls football team won Pioneer Bowl for first time in JCSU history.

Watch the groundbreaking for Johnson C. Smith’s Mosaic Village: