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Marshall University

Marshall University

1 John Marshall Dr
Huntington, WV 25755
(800) 642-3463

Founded in 1961, Marshall University is a public, 4-year, research institution. Marshall, which is near the center of the city, is in Huntington, WV. MU is the second biggest institution in the state of West Virginia. This public university offers students nine certificates, two degrees at the associates level, 47 bachelors level degrees, 42 masters level degrees, and five doctoral level degrees. 14,192 students pursued degrees from the 70 programs at Marshall in 2010. MU offers subjects including biology, business administration, and forensic nursing. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it. This university is one of 3 institutions with a medical school in West Virginia.

Admission

In 2010, 2,604 students applied for admission to this university. It admitted close to 89% of applicants or 2,318 students. Around 56% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 2,604 students applied for admission to this university. It admitted close to 89% of applicants or 2,318 students. Around 56% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 89%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 99%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 81%

Student Demographics

In 2010, Marshall had 14,192 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, Marshall had 14,192 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 5677
  • Total Enrolled Female: 8515
  • Undergraduate Male: 4408
  • Undergraduate Female: 5610
  • Graduate Male: 1336
  • Graduate Female: 2838

Faculty Demographics

Marshall has 994 faculty. Around 70% of teachers are full-time, just under a third of the teachers are part-time, and 41% of faculty are women.

Faculty Demographics

Marshall has 994 faculty. Around 70% of teachers are full-time, just under a third of the teachers are part-time, and 41% of faculty are women.

  • Male: 584
  • Female: 410
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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