Radford University

Men's MCLA Contact: Garrett Wood
Profile
Size
7 / 10
8,418 Undergrads / 9,418 Students
Cost
3 / 10
$13,573 Net Price
Selectivity
3 / 10
74% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    NCLL Conf.

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
16 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
76%
Overall Graduation Rate
55%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
38% / 55%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most road trips for the Highlanders take place in Virginia against nearby schools like Virginia Military Institute, Washington & Lee, Lynchburg College, and William and Mary.

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Location
801 East Main St., Radford, VA, 24142, Radford, VA, 24142 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Roanoke Virginia Area
  • Richmond Virginia Area
  • Norfolk Virginia Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Charlottesville Virginia Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Johnson City Tennessee Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greensboro/Winston-Salem North Carolina Area
  • Lynchburg Virginia Area
  • Baltimore Maryland Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Greater Denver Area
Where Grads Work
  • Virginia Tech
  • Capital One
  • Carilion Clinic
  • Fairfax County Public Schools
  • Wells Fargo
  • US Army
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Bank of America
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • IBM
  • Advance Auto Parts
  • Oracle
  • Henrico County Public Schools
  • Deloitte
  • Verizon Enterprise Solutions
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Information Technology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Human Resources
  • Healthcare Services
  • Marketing
  • Support
  • Finance
  • Media and Communication
  • Administrative
  • Community and Social Services
  • Arts and Design
  • Consulting
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
450 - 530
Math
440 - 530
Total
1000 - 1170
ACT
Composite
18 - 22

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 430 - 520 for SAT

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 14,620 5,312 9,308
% Admitted 74% 70% 77%
% Admits That Enroll 17% 19% 16%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.17
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
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    High School GPA
    High School Rank
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    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (18%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (11%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (8%)
    Psychology (8%)
    Education (8%)
    Communication & Journalism (8%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (7%)
    Health Professions (6%)
    Social Sciences (6%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (4%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (4%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (4%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (2%)
    English Language & Literature (1%)
    History (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
    Foreign Languages
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
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    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $13,573

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$10,627 $22,162
    Books & Supplies$1,200 $1,200
    Cost of Living$8,522 $8,522
    Personal Expenses$2,900 $2,900
     
    Sticker Price$23,249 $34,667

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    81% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship53%$9,195
    Federal Grants40%$4,891
    Pell Grants38%$4,448
    Other Federal6%$4,851
    State & Local Grants21%$7,214
    Institutional Grants21%$6,830
     
    Student Loans68%$7,579
    Federal Loans66%$5,489
    Other Loans13%$12,017

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $50.3 Million $5,346

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $23,250.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $16,000 $247

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 4.9%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 4,572 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $43,000

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.25 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 38% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 6 6
    Fondling 2 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 -
    Aggravated Assault 2 1
    Burglary 6 6
    Motor Vehicle Theft 3 -
    Arson 4 3

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Education-dominant, with Arts & Sciences
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, primarily residential

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