Winthrop University: Review & Facts

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Winthrop University is a medium four-year, public school with 6,035 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1886 and is one of the 5 schools and colleges located in Rock Hill, South Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
58
Fair
Winthrop University will give you the option to get a several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Winthrop University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 58 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, Education, Psychology, and Social Work. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
77%
Good
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Winthrop University is fair at 77% (well above South Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Winthrop University is below average: 57%. Nearly 22% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Winthrop University is pretty decent -- 14:1. Find out more details about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,800
High
Average tuition price is very high, around $27,500 a year. The additional fees at Winthrop University beyond tuition are around $300, which totals $27,800 a year.

Read the details about Winthrop 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
67%
Doable
According to recent data, 4,876 applications were submitted and 3,272 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

This college will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Winthrop University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,100
Medium
Winthrop University offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Winthrop 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
Winthrop University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 2,600 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable: roughly $5,100 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Winthrop 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 obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Winthrop University seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Winthrop University Location and Maps



Post Address: Winthrop University, 701 Oakland Ave, Rock Hill, South Carolina 29733, USA
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