Winthrop University is a public institution located in Rock Hill, South Carolina and provides a large number of educational opportunities for students. Approximately 6,000 students are enrolled annually at Winthrop University.
A list of some of the more popular programs offered are:
- Business And Marketing Studies
- Visual And Performing Arts
- Biological And Biomedical Sciences
The admissions process starts with the submission of an application, transcripts, and standardized test scores, which are then reviewed by admissions staff. Most students accepted to this school have an SAT score within the range of 950 - 1150, or an ACT composite score between 20 - 25. An estimated 70 percent of all students that applied were admitted at Winthrop University, with 35 percent of those admitted choosing to enroll. More information regarding admissions can be found here.
The tuition at Winthrop University varies based on the state of residence of the student. In-state residents pay close to $14,000 per year and out-of-state residents are charged $26,000 annually. Housing is available for students, and generally costs about $5,200 per year. Students enrolled at Winthrop University may be eligible for aid which is usually scholarships, grants, and loans.
The Winthrop University "Eagles" compete in a number of intercollegiate sports through participation in the NCAA. Athletic programs offered may include:
- Baseball (NCAA Division I-AAA)
- Basketball (NCAA Division I-AAA)
- Track & Field (NCAA Division I-AAA)
- Golf (NCAA Division I-AAA)
To see a full list of areas of study, enrollment information, student services, and more, please take a look at the school's website at http://www.winthrop.edu.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admission details below may give an overview of the applicants Winthrop University accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- AP Course Credits
Winthrop University has a total student population of about 6,000, where graduate students make up roughly 18% of the student body.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $15,400. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $40 application fee for those applying to a program. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition range estimates:
- In-State: $14,000-$17,000
- Out-of-State: $27,000-$32,880
- Charges for part-time students are:
- State Residents: $590-$710 per credit unit
- Nonresidents: $1,100-$1,400 per credit unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||99%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||98%||$9,735|
|Receiving Student Loans||71%||$7,350|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and alumni, Winthrop University may offer services to students like those listed below:
- Online classes
- Academic counseling for students
- Employing students to lower education costs
- Employment search assistance
The overall graduation rate of Winthrop University is around 56%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||35%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||17%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||4%|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Art and Design Program
- Dance Program
- Dietetics Program
- Music Program
- Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Education Program
- Theatre Program
Winthrop University is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports belonging to the NCAA Division I-AAA classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Baseball (Big South Conference)
- Basketball (Big South Conference)
- Track and Field (Big South Conference)
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Winthrop University by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Family and Consumer Sciences
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources and Conservation
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Public Administration and Social Services
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Visual and Performing Arts
Other 4-Year Public Colleges
The list of schools below have been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Winthrop University.
- University of South Carolina - Lancaster in Lancaster, SC (19 miles away)
- University of South Carolina - Union in Union, SC (39 miles away)
- University of South Carolina - Upstate in Spartanburg, SC (55 miles away)
- University of South Carolina - Columbia in Columbia, SC (66 miles away)
- University of South Carolina - Sumter in Sumter, SC (79 miles away)
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