|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||5%|
|Student to faculty ratio||16:1|
|Dormitory capacity||3,117 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Radford University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 7,447 applications and 6,047 students were granted admission. Radford University is at the #79 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Radford University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $18,626 and in-state students paid $6,991.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 79% of Radford University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 33% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,392 (which is 0.9% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Radford University in 2016-2017, was 1,293, which is 66% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,418 (which is 2.2% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Radford University has enrolled a total of 9,401 students (8,662 students full-time and 739 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 9,401 students, 719 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 41% men and 59% women and 8,453 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 948 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 329 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 14%
Two or more races: 5%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Radford University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||21%||560||39|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||9%||245|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||5%||140|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||5%||129||0|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||1%||39|
|Visual And Performing Arts||1%||24||0|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||1%||24|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Radford University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Radford University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $26,900. Last year, out of the total 787 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 693 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 594 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 493 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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