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Shenandoah University

School Profile

  • Shenandoah UniversityPrivate Four-year University in Winchester, VA
  • Acceptance Rate: 87%
  • Accreditation: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
  • United Methodist Church

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Students: 1,720
First-year Undergraduate Students: 402
Undergraduate Students Who are Seeking Degree: 1,671
Graduate Students: 1,371

Degree Programs Offered and Courses List

  • Bachelor of Acting
  • Bachelor of American Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts - General
  • Bachelor of Arts Management
  • Bachelor of Biology
  • Bachelor of Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Communications/Rhetoric
  • Bachelor of Dance
  • Bachelor of Drama/Dance Teacher Education
  • Bachelor of Drama/Theater Arts
  • Bachelor of English Language & Literature - General
  • Bachelor of Law Enforcement Administration
  • Bachelor of Liberal Arts & Sciences
  • Bachelor of Mathematics - General
  • Bachelor of Music - General
  • Bachelor of Music - General Performance
  • Bachelor of Music - Piano/Organ
  • Bachelor of Music Teacher Education
  • Bachelor of Music Theory/Composition
  • Bachelor of Music Therapy
  • Bachelor of Nursing (RN)
  • Bachelor of Physical Education
  • Bachelor of Psychology - General
  • Bachelor of Public Administration
  • Bachelor of Religion/Religious Studies
  • Bachelor of Sociology
  • Bachelor of Spanish
  • Bachelor of Theater Design/Stagecraft
  • Certificate of Business - General
  • Certificate of Information Sciences/Systems
  • Certificate of Pre-Ministerial Studies

Online Degrees and Certificates

  • Online Undergraduate Courses
  • Undergraduate Distance Class
  • Online Associate's Degrees
  • Online Bachelor's Degrees
  • Online Graduate Courses
  • Graduate Distance Class
  • Online Master's Degrees
  • Online Doctoral Degrees


  • In-state tuition and fees: $24,150
  • Out-of-state tuition and fees: $24,150

International Students Admissions Requirements

  • SAT Reasoning Test/ACT: Recommended
  • SAT Subject Tests: Recommended
  • TOEFL: required for international applicants
  • Minimum Paper-Based TOEFL score: 527
  • Minimum Computer-Based TOEFL score: 197


Member: NCAA
Team name: Hornets


  • Ranked #27 Regional Universities (South)
  • Ranked #295 Nursing
  • Ranked #19 Nursing-Midwifery
  • Ranked #65 Occupational Therapy
  • Ranked #70 Pharmacy
  • Ranked #130 Physical Therapy
  • Ranked #22 Physician Assistant
  • Ranked #9 Student Engagement and Accreditation
  • Ranked #48 Student Services and Technology

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Admissions Address

1460 University Drive
Winchester, VA 22601-5195
(540) 665-4581
(800) 432-2266
Fax: (540) 665-4627
Contact: David Anthony
Dean of Admissions

Entering Class Stats

Fall 2010 Selectivity
Selectivity selective
Fall 2010 acceptance rate 81%
Early decision acceptance rate N/A
Early action acceptance rate N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 81%

Fall 2010 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments
Applicants 1,498
Female applicants 839
Male applicants 659
Applicants accepted 1,215
Female applicants accepted 698
Male applicants accepted 517
Freshman enrollment 408
Female freshman enrollment 223
Male freshman enrollment 185
Early decision applicants N/A
Early decision applicants accepted N/A
Early decision applicants enrolled N/A
Early action applicants N/A
Early action applicants accepted N/A
Early action applicants enrolled N/A
Total enrolled incoming freshmen who were accepted under early acceptance or early action N/A

Fall 2010 Wait List
School has a wait list No
Applicants placed on wait list N/A
Students accepting place on wait list N/A
Students accepted from wait list N/A

Fall 2010 High School Rank
Freshman students submitting high school class standing 41%

Fall 2010 High School GPA
Freshman students submitting high school GPA 99%
Average high school GPA 3.3
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range 2.9-3.8

Fall 2010 Freshman SAT Scores
Freshman students submitting SAT scores 90%
SAT Critical Reading average score 508
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 440-570
SAT Critical Reading score breakdown
SAT Math average score 512
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 460-570
SAT Writing average score 500
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range 440-560
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range N/A

Fall 2010 Freshman ACT Scores
Freshman students submitting ACT scores 24%
Average ACT Composite score 22
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range 20-24
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range N/A
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range N/A

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