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Coppin State University
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  • 4 Year
  • BALTIMORE, MD

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade C+
  4. Campus
    grade C
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade C minus
  9. Dorms
    grade C+
  10. Campus Food
    grade B minus
  11. Student Life
    grade C minus
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

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Coppin State is a public university located in Baltimore, Maryland. As a historically black college, Coppin State has a strong history of and commitment to the education of black Americans. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,335 undergraduate students. Admissions is fairly competitive as the Coppin State acceptance rate is 48%. Popular majors include Nursing, Criminal Justice and Safety Studies, and Business. Graduating 26% of students, Coppin State alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $28,500.

About

2500 WEST NORTH AVE
BALTIMORE, MD 21216
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I (without football)
Athletic Conference
Other

Coppin State University Rankings

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Coppin State Admissions

Acceptance Rate
48%
Application Deadline
May 1
SAT Range
780-1060
ACT Range
17-22
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  
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Cost

Net Price
$5,615 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$8,400 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
92%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
60%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 40 responses
51%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 51 responses
59%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 51 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
1
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
1
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    49%
  • On Campus
    42%
  • Online
    9%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,335 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
422
Undergrads Over 25
36%
Pell Grant
67%
Varsity Athletes
11%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 32 responses
  • Motivated
    41%
  • Balanced
    25%
  • Lazy
    16%
  • Outgoing
    6%
  • Stressed
    6%
  • Determined
    3%
  • Smart
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
48%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 60 responses
Poll
60%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 77 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 36 responses
  • CoppinProud
    58%
  • Hbcu
    17%
  • Efficient
    8%
  • Disgusting
    6%
  • Underrated
    6%
  • Fun
    3%
  • Home away from home
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$38,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
26%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
77%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 22 responses

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