Marshall, founded in 1837, is a public university. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Business, Education and Human Services, Fine Arts, Information Technology and Engineering, Liberal Arts, Nursing and Health Professions, and Science; the Schools of Extended Education, Journalism and Mass Communications, and Medicine; the Community and Technical College; and the Graduate School. Its 70-acre campus is located in Huntington, 50 miles west of Charleston.

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collegeType
Public
studentType
Coed
9,415
Undergraduates
3,945
Men - 41.9%
5,471
Women - 58.1%
3,437
Graduate Students
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Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
87% of 6,451 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA
3.59
SAT Math
518 average
460-560 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
543 average
480-590 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
23 average
19-25 range of middle 50%
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Cost of Attendance
In-state: $22,563
Out-of-state: $34,739
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,532
Out-of-state: $20,708
Room and Board
$10,644
Average Percent of Need Met
46%
Average Freshman Award
$13,317
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$27,472
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Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
465
Regular Class Size (Students)
2-9
16%
10-19
27%
20-29
36%
30-39
12%
40-49
4%
50-99
4%
Over 100
0%
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Not reported Population
49,177
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
College offers housing to students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Bison --Marco
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.3%
Asian
1%
Black/African-American
5.8%
Hispanic/Latino
2.2%
Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
3.4%
Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
0.1%
White
86.2%
Unknown
1%
International Students
1.3% from 48 countries
First-Year Students Returning
72.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
22.9%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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