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Marshall University
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  • 4 Year
  • HUNTINGTON, WV

Report Card

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

About

1 JOHN MARSHALL DR
HUNTINGTON, WV 25755
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FBS
Athletic Conference
Conference USA
From Marshall University

The vision of Marshall University: To inspire learning and creativity that ignites the mind, nurtures the spirit, and fulfills the promise of a better future.

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
98%
SAT Range
930-1150
ACT Range
19-25
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Recommended
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$8,730 / 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
$10,973 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
8:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
75%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 85 responses
62%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 104 responses
64%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 105 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    41%
  • On Campus
    50%
  • Online
    9%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
6,553 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,455
Undergrads Over 25
12%
Pell Grant
44%
Varsity Athletes
7%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 73 responses
  • Goal oriented
    38%
  • Friendly but not completely focused
    37%
  • Unique
    16%
  • Lazy
    3%
  • High.
    1%
  • Outgoing
    1%
  • Snobby
    1%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
60%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 129 responses
Poll
64%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 138 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 81 responses
  • Good Learning Environment
    32%
  • Best. Decision. Ever.
    28%
  • Welcoming
    12%
  • Gets the job done
    7%
  • Small
    7%
  • Minimal
    4%
  • Disgusting.
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$35,600 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
52%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
89%
National
83%
88%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 65 responses

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