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West Chester University of Pennsylvania

West Chester University of Pennsylvania

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West Chester University of Pennsylvania is a large (under 20,000 students) public, 4 year or above school located in the Mid East States in a large suburb. The highest award offered is a Post-master's certificate and the school is comprised of a high level of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at West Chester University of Pennsylvania include: Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies with 264 Bachelors awards; Elementary Education and Teaching with 258 Bachelors awards; Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse with 179 Bachelors awards; Psychology, General with 155 Bachelors awards; Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General with 151 Bachelors awards;. West Chester University of Pennsylvania is located at University Avenue and High Street in West Chester, PA 19383.

West Chester University of Pennsylvania Facts


West Chester University of Pennsylvania is located at University Avenue and High Street in West Chester, PA 19383

Total Applicants: 13,966
Percent Admitted: 50%
Dorm Capacity: 4,850
Graduation Rate: 68%
Retention Rate: 86%
Undergrads Under 18: 1%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 89%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 10%

West Chester University of Pennsylvania telephone number: (610) 436-1000

West Chester University of Pennsylvania is also known as WCU

The highest degree offered is: Master's degree


West Chester University of Pennsylvania Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $8,620
Total Cost In State: $25,794
Total Cost Out of State: $35,620


Admissions stats for West Chester University of Pennsylvania

Your chances are looking very good to get accepted to West Chester University of Pennsylvania. Why? Because they have a 50% acceptance rate.

Student Demographics at West Chester University of Pennsylvania
West Chester University of Pennsylvania Demographics
Totals: 3,351
     Males: 1,161 (35% of total)
     Females: 2,190 (65% of total)
Asians: 74
     Asian Males: 28 (1% of total)
     Asian Females: 46 (1% of total)
Blacks: 288
     Black Males: 80 (2% of total)
     Black Females: 208 (6% of total)
Hispanics: 89
     Hispanic Males: 22 (1% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 67 (2% of total)
Native Americans: 17
     Native American Males: 8 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 9 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 0
     Hawaiian Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 0 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 6
     Mixed Race Males: 3 (0% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 3 (0% of total)
Whites: 2,841
     White Males: 1,006 (30% of total)
     White Females: 1,835 (55% of total)
Foreign Students: 31
     Foreign Males: 12 (0% of total)
     Foreign Females: 19 (1% of total)
Most Popular Majors at West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
(264 Bachelors degrees)
Elementary Education and Teaching
(258 Bachelors degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(179 Bachelors degrees)
Psychology, General
(155 Bachelors degrees)
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
(151 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(133 Bachelors degrees)
Rhetoric and Composition
(119 Bachelors degrees)
Dietetics/Dietitian
(114 Bachelors degrees)
History, General
(109 Bachelors degrees)
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
(95 Bachelors degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(90 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(85 Bachelors degrees)
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
(85 Masters degrees)
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
(84 Bachelors degrees)
Accounting
(74 Bachelors degrees)
Special Education and Teaching, General
(69 Bachelors degrees)
Finance, General
(68 Bachelors degrees)
Music, General
(68 Bachelors degrees)
Reading Teacher Education
(67 Masters degrees)
Public Health, General
(56 Masters degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(46 Bachelors degrees)
Social Work
(42 Bachelors degrees)
Elementary Education and Teaching
(42 Bachelors degrees)
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
(41 Bachelors degrees)
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
(40 Bachelors degrees)
Social Work
(38 Masters degrees)
Athletic Training/Trainer
(35 Bachelors degrees)
Fine/Studio Arts, General
(35 Bachelors degrees)
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
(33 Bachelors degrees)
Systems Science and Theory
(33 Masters degrees)
West Chester University of Pennsylvania Weather
West Chester University of Pennsylvania Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 52.50 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 45.03 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 76.96 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 24.15 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 21.86 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 70.46 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 13.85 (mph)
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