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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.

Website: www.marshall.edu/

Public
Co-ed
9,593
Undergraduate
Students
(57.6%) 5,523 Women
(42.4%) 4,070 Men
3,611
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
91% of 4,987 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.49
SAT Math
440-550 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
554 average
470-580 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
22 average
19-25 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $22,443
Out-of-state: $33,297
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,412
Out-of-state: $19,266
Room and Board
$10,644
Average Percent of Need Met
50%
Average Freshman Award
$12,633
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$27,420
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
484
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 16% of classes
10-19 students: 27% of classes
20-29 students: 36% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 4% of classes
50-99 students: 4% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Huntington Population
49,177
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
 
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Bison --Marco
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.9% Asian
6.5% Black/African-American
2.2% Hispanic/Latino
3.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
85.6% White
1.3% Unknown
International Students
1.3%
First-Year Students Returning
72.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
26.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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