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Shepherd University

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Shepherd University Rams
301 N. King St
Shepherdstown, West Virginia 25443-3210
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Shepherd University

301 N. King St
Shepherdstown, West Virginia 25443-3210
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Shepherd University at a Glance

Shepherd University is a medium-sized, primarily nonresidential public college located in the fringe town of Shepherdstown, West Virginia. Currently, there are roughly 4,936 students enrolled, 42% of which are male and 58% female. Athletically, Shepherd University is an NCAA II school and is part of the WVIAC.

General Information

Student Count:4,936
Gender Ratio:42% Male, 58% Female
Academic Calendar:Semester
Degrees Offered:Bachelor's and Master's
School Setting:Medium-sized four-year, primarily nonresidential
Academic Duration:Four or more years
City Setting:Fringe Town
School Type:Public State College
Religious Affiliation:Not applicable

Tuition & Fees

Yearly In-state Tuition:$350
Yearly Out-of-state Tuition:$1,300
Yearly Room:$3,890
Yearly Board:$3,338
In-state Cost (On Campus):$15,562
Out-of-state Cost (On Campus):$23,902

Contact Info

Financial Aid Website | Admissions Website
General Phone:(304) 876-5000
Athletic Phone:(304) 876-5481

Student Accommodations

Dorm Capacity:1,308 students
Meal Plan:Yes
Meals Provided each Week:19
On-campus Library:Yes
On-campus Hospital:No
On-campus Day Care:No

Shepherd University Admissions & Academics

On average, Shepherd University has around 1,701 yearly applicants.

Academics and Application

High School GPA:Required
AP Credit:Accepted
Letters of Rec:Recommended
Class Rank:Not required
College Prep:Required
Life Experience:Accepted
Dual Credit:Accepted
Other Tests:N/A

Admissions & Test Scores

Total Applicants:1,701
Male Applicants:759
Female Applicants:942
% Male Applicants:45%
% Female Applicants:55%
Total Admitted:1,599
Admitted Males:696
Admitted Females:903
% Admitted Males:44%
% Admitted Females:56%

Applicant Test Score Statistics

SAT Scores Submitted:321
Percent Who Submit SAT:45%
ACT Scores Submitted:367
Percent Who Submit ACT:52%

SAT Scores

25th% Reading:460
25th% Math:450
25th% Writing:N/A
25th% Overall:N/A
75th% Reading:560
75th% Math:550
75th% Writing:N/A
75th% Overall:N/A

ACT Scores

25th% Reading:17
25th% Math:19
25th% Writing:N/A
25th% Overall:19
75th% Reading:23
75th% Math:24
75th% Writing:N/A
75th% Overall:24

Shepherd University Athletics
"Home of the Rams"

General Rams Sports Info

Division:NCAA II
Team Colors:Blue and Gold
Stadium Name:Ram Stadium
Stadium Capacity:5,000
Gym Name:Butcher Ath Center
Gym Capacity:2,500

Rams Contact Info

Phone:(304) 876-5000
Athletic Phone:(304) 876-5481
Athletic Website:http://www.shepherdrams.com

Shepherd University Campus & Student Body

Shepherd University offers a total of 26 different majors and 2 degree award levels: Bachelor's and Master's.

Student Body Info

Pac. Islander:Unavailable
Afr. American:Unavailable
Nat. American:Unavailable

Campus Programs & Info

ROTC:   Not Applicable
Distance Learning Program:Yes
Study Abroad Program:Yes
Career Counseling:Yes
Stud. Employment Services:Yes
Evening Classes:No
Weekend Classes:No
Remedial Services:No
Post-grad Placement:Yes

Offered Majors & Degrees

Biology & Biomedical SciencesYes
Business Management & MarketingYesYes
Communication & JournalismYes
Computer ScienceYes
English & LiteratureYes
Foreign Languages & LinguisticsYes
Health ProfessionsYes
Human SciencesYes
Liberal ArtsYes
Mathematics & StatisticsYes
Natural ResourcesYes
Parks, Recreation & LeisureYes
Physical ScienceYes
Public Administration & Social ServiceYes
Social ScienceYes
Visual & Performing ArtsYes

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