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Coppin State University is a public institution that was founded in 1900. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,295, its setting is city, and the campus size is 52 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Coppin State University's ranking in the 2013 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (North), Tier 2. Its in-state tuition and fees are $5,732 (2011-12); out-of-state tuition and fees are $10,223 (2011-12).
|School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):|
A comprehensive, urban, liberal arts institution with a commitment to excellence in teaching, research and continuing service to its community, Coppin State University provides educational access and diverse opportunities for students with a high potential for success and for students whose promise may have been hindered by a lack of social, personal or financial opportunity. Powered by information technology as the centerpiece for achieving its institutional goals, Coppin State University embodies excellence as a pioneer in urban education and public service as it excels as a model comprehensive, urban liberal arts university both regionally and nationally.
|School type||public, coed college|
When applying to Coppin State University, it's important to note the application deadline is July 15. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due July 15. The application fee at Coppin State University is $35. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 34.9 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2011 acceptance rate||34.9%|
|Application deadline||July 15|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||July 15|
The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 59.7 percent.
|Student-faculty ratio||N/A 4|
|4-year graduation rate||4|
|Five most popular majors for 2011 graduates|
Coppin State University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,295, with a gender distribution of 24.5 percent male students and 75.5 percent female students. Coppin State University is part of the NCAA I athletic conference.
|Student gender distribution|
|Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity||N/A|
|Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority||N/A|
|Collegiate athletic association||NCAA I|
Campus Info & Services
Coppin State University offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, health service, and health insurance. Coppin State University also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Coppin State University.
|Students who have cars on campus||N/A|
|Health insurance offered||Yes|
|Students required to own/lease a computer||No|
Paying for School
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|In-state tuition and fees||$5,732 (2011-12)|
|Out-of-state tuition and fees||$10,223 (2011-12)|
|Room and board||$6,876 (2011-12)|
|Financial aid statistics||N/A|
* Overview details based on 2011 data