Winthrop University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

701 Oakland Avenue

Rock Hill, SC 29733

(803) 323-2191

(800) 763-0230

Fax: (803) 323-2137



Contact: Debi Barber

Director of Admissions
Main Address

701 Oakland Avenue

Rock Hill, SC 29733

(803) 323-2211

www.winthrop.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 5,068

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,075

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,801

Graduate enrollment: 1,181

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

egular application fee: $40

Online application fee: $40
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 68%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 71%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Dance B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management B
E-Commerce B

Communications & Journalism

Journalism B
Public Relations B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
Junior High Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Special Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
Technical/Business Writing B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Foods/Nutrition Studies B

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical Laboratory Science B
Communication Disorders B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government 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.

Winthrop University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (803) 323-2211
Website: www.winthrop.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online: https://www.winthrop.edu/apply-now.aspx
Address: 701 Oakland Ave, Rock Hill, SC 29733
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 5,865
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 57%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 3,468 (59% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $15,806
Out-of-state Tuition: $30,136
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $10,563

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

Winthrop University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Winthrop University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 121
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 5815
English Language and Literature/Letters 11
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 21
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 21
History 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 11
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 11
Natural Resources and Conservation 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 21
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 1
Psychology 111
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 11
Social Sciences 3
Visual and Performing Arts 175
Grand total 114129

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Winthrop 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 $15,806
Out-of-state $30,136
Books and supplies $1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $15,818
Out-of-state $30,006

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 981 99%
Grant or scholarship aid 980 99% $10,563
Student loan aid 731 74% $7,576

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 3,964 81% $11,461
Federal student loans 3,018 62% $6,880

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Winthrop 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 Winthrop University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 6,101 1,830 4,271
Percent admitted 100% 66% 70%
Percent admitted who enrolled 18% 18% 17%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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

Winthrop University Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 5,865
Undergraduate enrollment 4,764
Graduate enrollment 1,101

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

Winthrop 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
    • Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
  • 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 Dance, Commission on Accreditation
    • Dance (DANCE) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting 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
  • 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

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