School Overview

University of Charleston is a Private, 4 years college located in Charleston, West Virginia. Charleston ranked 8th in West Virginia Colleges and 38th in Federal Region III.
It has a total enrollment of 2,967 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree- professional practice. Charleston's acceptance rate is 69.71% last year (undergraduate school).
University of Charleston is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address2300 MacCorkle Avenue, SE, Charleston, WV 25304
Admission Information
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (smaller programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree- professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of Charleston is 69.71% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 17.79%. The application fees are $25 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate69.71 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)17.79 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

Charleston's 2022 tuition & fees is $31,350 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $16,400.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$31,350
Graduate Tuition & Fees$16,400
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 2,967 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 1,628 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Charleston has 2,115 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 852 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students2,967
Undergraduate Students2,115
Graduate Students852
Online Enrollment1,628

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs33 Programs
Number of online programs7 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsAssociate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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