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Shepherd University

Shepherd University is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Shepherdstown, WV. The 2019 average net price at Shepherd University is $9,221. Acceptance rate is 89.46%. The school has a total enrollment of 3,648.


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Location: Shepherdstown, WV
Student Body: 3,648
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Rural
Web Site: www.shepherd.edu
Acceptance Rate: 89.46%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 89.46%
  • Application Deadline: July 1, 2021
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $45
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $5,584
Out of State/International Tuition: $15,134
In State Grad Tuition: $7,830
Out of State Grad Tuition: $10,746
Room and Board: $10,480
Books and Supplies: $1,000
Other Fees: $2,914
Net Price In-District/State: $9,221
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 593
  • Men / Women Ratio: 271 / 322
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 490 - 590
  • Median SAT Math Range: 480 - 570
  • Median ACT Range: 19 - 23
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 7
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 4
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Recommended
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Required

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 15%
  • Health Professions: 14%
  • Education: 13%
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences: 10%
  • Social Sciences: 7%

Academic Programs

Shepherd University offers 46 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business, Management, Marketing. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsShepherd University offers 33 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
  • Family and Consumer Sciences, Human Sciences, General Degree
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsShepherd University offers 6 Master's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
Computer Science
  • Data Modeling, Warehousing and Database Administration Degree
Education
  • College Student Counseling and Personnel Services Degree
  • Curriculum and Instruction Degree
  • Music Teacher Education Degree
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other Degree
Doctorate Degree ProgramsShepherd University offers 1 Doctorate Degree Programs
Health Professions
Certificate ProgramsShepherd University offers 6 Certificate Programs
Agriculture
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Health Professions
  • Health, Health Care Administration, Management Degree
Parks, Leisure Studues
Public Admin, Social Services

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 42%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 50%
  • 1st Year Retention: 65%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $38,900
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 3,648
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 80%
  • Black Students: 8%
  • Hispanic Students: 4%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • Asian Students: 2%
  • Unknown: 2%
  • Non-resident, alien: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%