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University of Charleston

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Acceptance Rate 61 %
SAT Average 1,073
Tuition & Fees $32,200
Student Population 2,967
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $18,186

Academic Overview

University of Charleston is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Charleston, West Virginia. It is a Master's College and University (smaller programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $32,200 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,967 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 61% and the graduation rate is 46% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Charleston varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $46,800. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of University of Charleston are $32,200. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $17,400 on average.
University of Charleston 2021 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$32,200
Graduate$17,400
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Charleston. The acceptance rate of Charleston is 61% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 23%. The average graduation rate is 46% and the transfer-out rate is 2%. The average received amount of financial aid is $18,186 and 71% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,967 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Charleston is 61 %.
Acceptance Rate
61%
Graduation Rate for University of Charleston is 46 %
Graduation Rate
46%
Transfer-out Rate for University of Charleston is 2 %
Transfer-out Rate
2%
Retention Rate for University of Charleston is 67 %
Retention Rate
67%
Student Population for University of Charleston is 2,967
Student Population
2,967
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Charleston is 15 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
15 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $18,186 at University of Charleston.
Financial Aid Amount
$18,186

Offered Degrees

Charleston offers 34 major programs through online and on-site education where 11 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree41
Bachelor's Degree246
Master's Degree43
Doctor's degree - professional practice21

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Charleston offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:762)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,100)

Veterans Benefits

University of Charleston has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges