Alderson-Broaddus University

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General Information

Admission Office

101 College Hill Drive

Box 2003

Philippi, WV 26416

(304) 457-6256

(800) 263-1549

Fax: (304) 457-6239

Contact: Kimberly Klaus

Director of Admissions
Main Address

101 College Hill Drive

Philippi, WV 26416

(304) 457-1700

Total undergrads: 609

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 157

Degree-seeking undergrads: 591

Graduate enrollment: 129


Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 70%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 64%

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management B
Marketing Management B
Nonprofit Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science A,B
Computer/Information Sciences – General C


Elementary Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Secondary Education B

English Language & Literature

Creative Writing B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Family Systems B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Health Services – General B
Medical Radiologic Technology B
Medical science C
Nursing (RN) B
Recreational Therapy B


History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences B


Applied Mathematics B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Natural Sciences A,B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Parks/Leisure Facilities Management B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Christian Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B


Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Alderson Broaddus University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (304) 457-1700
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:
Address: 101 College Hill Drive, Philippi, WV 26416-2035
Setting: Town: Distant
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 913
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 47%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 565 (62% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $29,220
Out-of-state Tuition: $29,220
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $20,603

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Alderson Broaddus University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Alderson Broaddus University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 13
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 12
Education 141
Health Professions and Related Programs 11
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Legal Professions and Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 3
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences 1
Psychology 1
Social Sciences 1
Theology and Religious Vocations 1
Visual and Performing Arts 1
Grand total 4303

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Alderson Broaddus University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $29,220
Out-of-state $29,220
Books and supplies $1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $29,220
Out-of-state $29,220

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 254 99%
Grant or scholarship aid 254 99% $20,603
Student loan aid 224 88% $9,722

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 814 97% $19,932
Federal student loans 688 82% $9,533

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Alderson Broaddus University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Alderson Broaddus University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 3,915 2,554 1,361
Percent admitted 100% 48% 46%
Percent admitted who enrolled 7% 7% 6%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Alderson Broaddus University Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 913
Undergraduate enrollment 836
Graduate enrollment 77

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Alderson Broaddus University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
  • Teacher Education Accreditation Council, Accreditation Committee
    • Baccalaureate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (BTEAC) - Baccalaureate programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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