Directory Information

Address301 North King St, Shepherdstown, WV 25443
Phone304-876-5000
WEBwww.shepherd.edu/
Admissionwww.shepherd.edu/admissions
Online Applicationwww.shepherd.edu/admissions/apply-to-shepherd
Financial Aidwww.shepherd.edu/financialaid
Net Price Calculatorhttps://shepherd.studentaidcalculator.com/
Athleticwww.shepherd.edu/institutional-research/ir-data
Disability Servicewww.shepherd.edu/disability
School TypePublic, 4 or more years
Carnegie CategoryBaccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - professional practice
Shepherd University Campus, Shepherdstown, WV
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2020 Tuition & Fees and 2021 Estimation

For undergraduate school, its 2020 tuition and fees are $7,784 for in-state students and $18,224 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, its 2020 tuition and fees are $8,550 for in-state students and $12,402 for out-of-state students.
The estimated 2021 tuition & fees are $8,027 for West Virginia residents and $18,402 for out-of-state students. The estimated 2021 graduate school tuition & fees are $8,848 for West Virginia residents and $12,947 for out-of-state students.
The average earning in 10 years after graduation from the school is $43,000. The average salary varies depending on the field of study where Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse program shows the highest salary with $58,300 after graduating from Shepherd University.
2019-20 Tuition & Fees2020-21 Estimation
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$7,784$18,224
Graduate$8,550$12,402
2019-2020 Tuition Costs Chart
source: IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$8,027$18,402
Graduate$8,848$12,947
Shepherd University 2020-2021 Estimated Tuition Costs Chart
The estimation for 2020-2021 tuition costs is based on the cost change rates of last year.

2020 Key Stats

The Acceptance rate at Shepherd University is 96% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 37%. The average graduation rate is 49%. Total 6,106 students are attending at the school and the school offers campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory and residence halls possessed by the school). Key academic stats for the school are listed in next table.
2020 Key Academics Statistics
Admission Stats »96% Acceptance Rate / 37% Yield
Test Scores »1,070 SAT / 65 ACT
Graduation Rate »49%
Transfer-out Rate12%
Retention Rate69%(full-time), 50% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio6.25% (16 to 1)
Student Population »6,106 (5,143 undergraduate)
Average Financial Aid »$6,800
Average Earning After 10 years of graduation$43,000
Average Salary by Field of Study$25,100 - $58,300

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

Shepherd University offers online classes (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs which designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers . Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate, Graduate
ROTCAir Force
Weekend/Evening CollegeNo
Teacher CertificationYes
Study AbroadYes
It provides a number of student services including academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services
Remedial servicesNo
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenNo
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Special Characteristics

Next table illustrates special characteristics of Shepherd University.
Special Characteristics
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Has HospitalNo
Offer Medical DegreeNo
Board/Meal PlanYes
Dormitory Capacity1,114

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