Radford University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

209 Martin Hall

PO Box 6903

Radford, VA 24142

(540) 831-5371

Fax: (540) 831-5038

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Main Address

East Main Street

Radford, VA 24142

(540) 831-5000

www.radford.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 8,155

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,875

Degree-seeking undergrads: 8,107

Graduate enrollment: 1,002

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 74%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 78%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Dance B
Design/Visual Communications B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B
Journalism B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Information Sciences/Systems B

Education

Health Teacher Education B
Physical Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Foods/Nutrition Studies B

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Parks, Recreation & Fitness – General B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Geology B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
Geography B
Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology 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.

Radford University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(540) 831-5000
Website:www.radford.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.radford.edu/apply
Address:801 East Main St., Radford, VA 24142
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:9,401
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):59%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:7,098 (76% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$10,081
Out-of-state Tuition:$22,162
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:79%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$8,304

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Radford University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Radford University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services41
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services121
Education415
English Language and Literature/Letters211
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs233
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service111
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies21
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences3
Psychology111
Public Administration and Social Service Professions11
Social Sciences6
Visual and Performing Arts252
Grand total163817

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Radford University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Visual and Performing Arts11
Grand total322

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Radford 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$10,081
Out-of-state$22,162
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$10,958
Out-of-state$19,930

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,55679%
Grant or scholarship aid91847%$8,304
Student loan aid1,32968%$7,587

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid4,20847%$8,025
Federal student loans5,56563%$6,520

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Radford 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 Radford University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants7,4472,8774,570
Percent admitted100%79%83%
Percent admitted who enrolled24%24%23%

Admissions Considerations

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

Radford University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment9,401
Undergraduate enrollment8,453
Graduate enrollment948

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

Radford University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs
    • Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
    • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Counseling Psychology (COPSYD) - PsyD Doctoral programs
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    • Audiology (AUD) - Graduate degree programs
    • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
    • Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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