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Shepherd University

Shepherdstown, WV

Shepherd University says, "Shepherd University, a West Virginia public liberal arts university, is a diverse community of learners and a gateway to the world of opportunities and ideas. We are the regional center for academic, cultural, and economic opportunity. Our mission of service succeeds because we are dedicated to our core values: learning, engagement, integrity, accessibility, and community." [Source]

Website: http://www.shepherd.edu/

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2,450
Undergraduate
Enrollment
33%
4-Year
Graduation Rate
$7,784
In-State Tuition & Fees
(annually)
$18,224
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees
(annually)

14:1
Student to Faculty Ratio
6.7%
Student Loan Default Rate
General Education Requirements

Composition

YES

Literature

NO

Foreign Language

NO

U.S. Government/History

NO

Economics

NO

Mathematics

YES

Science

YES


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Curriculum last evaluated: 7/21/2022

2021-22 enrollment and tuition data, and four-year graduation rates for first-time, full-time freshmen who enrolled in Fall 2012, are derived from the National Center for Education Statistics’ College Navigator.