College Portrait of Undergraduate Education

College Portrait of Undergraduate Education

College Portrait Comparison Results

Cost Comparison for Two Universities
Costs Shepherd University
Total Estimated Costs In state Out of state
Tuition $6,830 $16,628
Required fees $0 $0
Room & board (on campus) $9,682 $9,682
Other expenses (books, transportation, etc.) $4,500 $4,500
Total $21,012 $30,810
Financial Aid
Average annual award of full-time beginning undergrads receiving grants and scholarships $6,143 (79% of undergrads)
Average annual loan of full-time beginning undergrads receiving loans $8,809 (59% of undergrads)
Percent of students that borrow 70%
Average indebtedness at graduation $28,230
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Student Success Comparison for Two Universities
Student Success & Progress Shepherd University
Percent of students that returned after 1 year 66%
Percent of students graduated or were still enrolled in a college after 4 years 76%

Student Comparison for Two Universities
Students At: Shepherd University
Total students 3,861
Total undergraduates 3,644
Average age of undergraduates 23
Women 2,117 (58%)
Men 1,527 (42%)
Student Residency

Campus Life Comparison for Two Universities
Campus Life Shepherd University
Students per faculty 15 to 1
Women faculty 47%
Faculty of color 12%
Undergraduate classes with fewer than 50 students 99%
Percent of new freshmen who live on campus 61%

Applicant Information Comparison for Two Universities
Applicant Information Shepherd University
Term Fall 2015
New Student Applications
Shepherd University

Comparison Overview

Please note that not all data lends itself well to the simple side-by-side comparison offered on this page. We encourage you to visit the full College Portrait sites for the institutions you are interested in to view all of their information, including student experiences and student learning outcomes.