Shenandoah University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1460 University Drive

Winchester, VA 22601-5195

(540) 665-4581

(800) 432-2266

Fax: (540) 665-4627



Contact: David Anthony

Dean of Admissions
Main Address

1460 University Drive

Winchester, VA 22601-5195

(540) 665-4500

www.su.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,720

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 402

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,671

Graduate enrollment: 1,371

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral
First Professional

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: $30
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 87%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 70%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Acting B
Arts – General B
Arts Management B
Dance B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B
Music – Piano/Organ B
Music Theory/Composition B
Theater Design/Stagecraft B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business – General C
Business Administration/Management B,C

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Information Sciences/Systems C

Education

Drama/Dance Teacher Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Music Therapy B
Nursing (RN) B
Respiratory Therapy A,B

History

History – General B,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Public Administration B

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Pre-Ministerial Studies C

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.

Shenandoah University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(540) 665-4500
Website:www.su.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.su.edu/future-freshmen/
Address:1460 University Dr, Winchester, VA 22601-5195
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:3,918
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):45%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,017 (77% 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:$31,322
Out-of-state Tuition:$31,322
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$15,697

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Shenandoah University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Shenandoah University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services131
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Education17332
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Health Professions and Related Programs10452
History11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies21
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences1
Psychology11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions111
Social Sciences2
Theology and Religious Vocations411
Visual and Performing Arts31462
Grand total4343177

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Shenandoah 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$31,322
Out-of-state$31,322
Books and supplies$1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$21,494
Out-of-state$21,494

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid446100%
Grant or scholarship aid44399%$15,697
Student loan aid32874%$9,217

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,87393%$14,421
Federal student loans1,38169%$7,638

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Shenandoah 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 Shenandoah University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,9117421,169
Percent admitted100%88%88%
Percent admitted who enrolled24%25%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

Shenandoah University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment3,918
Undergraduate enrollment2,099
Graduate enrollment1,819

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

Shenandoah University Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education
    • Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses
    • Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses
    • Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses
  • Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
  • 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
    • 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
  • 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 Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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