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About Western Carolina University
Western Carolina University is a Public, 4 years college located in Cullowhee, North Carolina.
It has a total enrollment of 11,639 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at Western Carolina University is 69.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Western Carolina University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
|Address||Highway 107, Cullowhee, NC 28723-9646|
|Net Price Calculator||www.wcu.edu/apply/financial-aid/facts-and-resources/npcalc.htm|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Master's College and University (larger programs)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice|
The acceptance rate of Western Carolina University is 69.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 28.00%.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||69.00 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||28.00 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$65|
|Graduate Application Fees||$65|
Tuition & Fees
The tuition & fees at Western Carolina University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $4,285 for North Carolina residents and $8,285 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $7,414 for North Carolina residents and $17,821 for out-of-students.
|North Carolina Residents||Out-of-State|
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$4,285||$8,285|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$7,414||$17,821|
At Western Carolina University, total 11,639 are attending classes. Among them, 2,151 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Western Carolina has 10,027 students and the graduate school has 1,612 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and Programs
|Number of programs||105 Programs|
|Number of online programs||18 Programs|
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✔|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|