Coppin State University

2500 W North Ave, Baltimore, United States
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Overview of Coppin State University

About this school

Coppin State, founded in 1900, is a public college. Its 33-acre campus is located in Baltimore.
  • Institution Type


    Public

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:3,298
    • Men:790 Men (24.0%)
    • Women:2,508 Women (76.0%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Coppin State University is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
3
-
Science
2
-
Foreign Language
2
-
Social Studies
3
-
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
Not reported
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Not reported

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
2500 West North Avenue
City, State, Zip
Baltimore, MD 21216-3698
Phone
(410) 951-3600
Fax
(410) 523-7238
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
July 15
Application Fee
$35
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
-
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
-
Letters Of Recommendation
2 required for some freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
54% of 3,767 applicants were admitted
Women
53% of 2,738 applicants were admitted
Men
54% of 1,029 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
1,164 (58%) of 2,016 admitted students enrolled
Women
861 (59%) of 1,456 admitted students enrolled
Men
303 (54%) of 560 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
2.62
375 And Above
3%
3.50 - 3.74
5%
3.25 - 3.49
6%
3.00 - 3.24
14%
2.50 - 2.99
33%
2.00 - 2.49
28%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
Not reported
• Score 30 - 36
Not reported
• Score 24 - 29
Not reported
• Score 18 - 23
Not reported
• Score 12 - 17
Not reported
• Score 6 - 11
Not reported
• Score 5 Or Below
Not reported

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - In-state: $7,474|Out-of-state: $13,622 (41.46%)
  • Room & Board: - $9,752 (54.1%)
  • Other Expenses: - $800 (4.44%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - Not reported
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expenses
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Coppin State University accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification Date
On or about April 15
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002068
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
311 (93.7%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
307 (98.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
307 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
34 (11.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
53%
Average Award
$9,636
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 302 (98.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,446
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 234 (76.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,942
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 181 (59.0%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
7 (2.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,768

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
1,889 (91.8%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
1,877 (99.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,877 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
178 (9.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
70%
Average Award
$11,871
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,842 (98.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,744
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,557 (83.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,482
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 1,034 (55.1%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
16 (.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,999

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
Not reported
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
Not reported
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Not reported

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not reported

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


157

Part-Time Faculty


155

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


30%

Regular Class Size


  • Not reported

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • Not reported

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Not reported

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
-
Computer Ownership
Not reported
Computers Available On Campus
Not Reported
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Coppin State University provides hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


61.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


3.6%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


10%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


15.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (20)


  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
  • History, General
  • International/Global Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Management Science
  • Mathematics, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Work
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Urban Studies/Affairs

Most Popular Disciplines


Not reported

Professional Degree Programs


Not reported

Special Programs


Cooperative work study program, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Internships, Summer session

Study Abroad


Online Degrees


Engineering, nursing, social work

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Not reported

Master's Programs of Study (11)


  • Addictions/Substance Abuse Counseling
  • Adult Education
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Education--General
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Human Services
  • Nursing--General
  • Reading Education
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Special Education

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


619,493

Nearest Metropolitan Area


Campus Size


33 acres

Weather


Temperature
23.4 average low in January, 83.2 average high in September
Rain
114 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Bus Station
8 mile(s) from campus in Baltimore
Nearest Train Station
8 mile(s) from campus in Baltimore

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing

Students of College Housing


Housing Restrictions


Freshman Housing Guarantee


Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Eagle
School Colors
Blue and yellow

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Bowling
Cross-Country Running
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Bowling
Cross-Country Running
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, bowling, softball, tennis, track and field, volleyball, weight lifting, wrestling

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Coppin State University offers choral groups, drama theatre, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC offered on campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


2,599

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
3,298
Women
2,508
Men
790

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • Not reported

International Students


Not reported

Average Age


27

Number of Graduate Students


502

Student Resources

Study resources