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University of Charleston

Women's D2 Coach: Akasha Kasper
Profile
Size
4 / 10
1,930 Undergrads / 2,623 Students
Cost
3 / 10
$13,643 Net Price
Selectivity
8 / 10
50% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Mountain East (MEC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • 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
15 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
67%
Overall Graduation Rate
47%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
38% / 46%
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.

Recruit Commits
2018
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Colleen Ryan Commack Commack, NY Def
 
2017
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Kelsey Miller St. Albans St. Albans, WV Mid
 
2016
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Stephanie Gregory Eastern Louisville, KY Def
Emma Renda Owego Owego, NY Def
Kyra Tye Pickerington Columbus, OH Def
Rachel Cokeley George Washington Charleston, WV Goal
Elizabeth Floyd Buckhannon-Upshur Buckhannon, WV Att
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Location
2300 MacCorkle Avenue SE, Charleston, WV, 25304, Charleston, WV, 25304 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • Charleston West Virginia Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Huntington West Virginia Area
  • Cincinnati Area
  • Greater Pittsburgh Area
  • Venezuela
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Columbus Ohio Area
  • Chile
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Philippines
  • Tampa/St. Petersburg Florida Area
Where Grads Work
  • CAMC
  • Charleston Area Health System
  • Thomas Health System
  • US Navy
  • CVS Health
  • Walgreens
  • Kanawha County Board of Ed
  • MRC Global
  • US Army
  • Alpha Natural Resources
  • Kroger
  • Frontier Communications
  • Army National Guard
  • CVS/pharmacy
  • Kanawha County Schools
What Grads Do
  • Healthcare Services
  • Operations
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Administrative
  • Consulting
  • Information Technology
  • Human Resources
  • Community and Social Services
  • Support
  • Accounting
  • Media and Communication
  • Program and Project Management
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Athletics
Campus
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
420 - 500
Math
443 - 575
Total
920 - 1100
ACT
English
16 - 23
Math
16 - 23
Composite
18 - 23

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.

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 2,283 703 1,580
% Admitted 50% 53% 49%
% Admits That Enroll 26% 34% 23%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.3
Admission Considerations
 
Required
Recommended Rec.
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Transcript
College Prep Classes
Recommendations
Demonstrate Competencies
Admission Test Scores
Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
TOEFL (English proficiency)
Admissions office
Majors / Programs

Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

Business (57%)
Health Professions (15%)
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (5%)
Psychology (4%)
Communication Technology (3%)
Liberal Arts & Sciences (3%)
Social Sciences (3%)
Education (2%)
Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (2%)
Visual & Performing Arts (2%)
English Language & Literature (1%)
History
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement
Interdisciplinary Studies
Physical Sciences
Public Admin. & Social Services
Athlete graduation rate
Financial
Net Price

Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

$13,643

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

Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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Sticker Price

Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

 
Undergraduate
 
On Campus
Tuition & Fees$30,900
Books & Supplies$1,800
Cost of Living$9,400
Personal Expenses$2,600
 
Sticker Price$44,700

Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

Financial Aid

98% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

 
Receiving Aid %
Avg. Aid Amount
Type of Aid
Grant or Scholarship91%$26,775
Federal Grants57%$4,799
Pell Grants57%$4,668
Other Federal8%$1,080
State & Local Grants45%$3,831
Institutional Grants80%$24,694
 
Student Loans80%$7,099
Federal Loans79%$6,130
Other Loans9%$9,516

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All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

 
Total Amount
Per Student
Endowment
Financial Assets $44 Million $16,769

Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

Debt

Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $20,311.

Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

 
Total Principal
Monthly Payment
10 Year Repayment $12,500 $216

Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 8.2%

Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 955 students.

Salary

Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $40,800

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: 5.38 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.

Events Attending
Trackable Events
IWLCA Presidents Cup
Nov 16-18 '18
FL: Kissimmee
   
   
 
IWLCA Capital Cup
Jul 20-22 '18
VA: Midlothian
   
   
 
maybe attending; confirmed attending.
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Campus Safety
 
On Campus
In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
Criminal Offenses
Murder - -
Negligent Manslaughter - -
Rape 3 3
Fondling - -
Incest - -
Statutory Rape - -
Robbery - -
Aggravated Assault - -
Burglary 11 11
Motor Vehicle Theft 1 -
Arson - -

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: Small Programs
Undergrad InstructionProfessions focus, some graduate coexistence
Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Business-dominant, with other professional programs
Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
Undergrad ProfileFour-year, medium full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in
Size and SettingFour-year, small, primarily residential

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