Coppin State University: Review & Facts

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Coppin State University is a small four-year, public school with 3,110 students enrolled. This school was established in 1900 and is one of the 20 schools and colleges located in Baltimore, Maryland.

Coppin State University is one of the Historically Black College or University institutions (HBCU).

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
49
Fair
2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are available at Coppin State University.

Coppin State University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 49 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Criminal Justice, Psychology, Medical, and Social Work. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
69%
Fair
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Coppin State University is relatively low at 69% (close to Maryland average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Coppin State University is very low: 21%. Nearly 28% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Coppin State University is pretty good: 13:1. Find out more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$13,000
Medium
Average tuition costs are close to the nationwide median, $9,900 per year. The additional fees at Coppin State University (not included in tuition costs) are about $3,100; this makes it a total of $13,000 per academic year.

Read the details about Coppin State University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
37%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 4,453 applications were submitted and 1,656 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get accepted at this school.

This school will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Coppin State University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,700
Medium
Coppin State University offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Coppin State University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D
Unsafe
Coppin State University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 700 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable - nearly $5,700 annually.

Army ROTC programs are available at Coppin State University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Coppin State University seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Coppin State University Location and Maps



Post Address: Coppin State University, 2500 West North Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21216-3698, USA
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