Winthrop University: Statistics

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#618 of 2,597 In North America
#564 of 2,496 In the United States
#8 of 37 In South Carolina
#1 of 2 In Rock Hill
#604 of 1,006 For Early Childhood Education

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
64%
Average SAT
1045
Average ACT
22
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
4,406
Graduates
1,170
Male:Female Ratio
29:71
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate

Winthrop University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 64% 63% 64%
Applicants 6,705 1,942 4,763
Admissions 4,287 1,224 3,063
Freshmen enrolled full time 959 300 659
Freshmen enrolled part time 5 2 3

3,692 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,509 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
597 or 62%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 940
or below

75% of them
had 1150
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Winthrop University are 940-1150 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
336 or 35%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 25
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Winthrop University are 19-25 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Recommendations Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 3087 (55%)
Black or African American 1747 (31%)
Hispanic 300 (5%)
Two or more races 246 (4%)
Nonresident Alien 84 (2%)
Asian 84 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 9 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 5 (0.1%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$11,071
Students receiving aid
99%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $15,306$15,318
Tuition in-state $15,306$15,318
Tuition out-of-state $29,636$29,506
Fee in-district $530$530
Fee in-state $530$530
Fee out-of-state $530$530

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 2,148
Combined charge for room and board $9,810
Room charge $6,062
Meal charge $3,748

Winthrop University Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's
Business Administration and Management, General 177 50
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 90 7
Social Work 44 48
Psychology, General 65
Exercise Science and Kinesiology 53
English Language and Literature, General 37 6
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management 27 12
Elementary Education and Teaching 37
Human Nutrition 16 19
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 31
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 31
Art & Art Studies, General 30
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 28
Mass Communication & Media Studies 27
Sociology, General 27
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services, Other 26
Political Science and Government, General 25
Special Education and Teaching, General 15 8
History, General 20 3
Music, General 22 1
Secondary Education and Teaching 21
Curriculum and Instruction 19
Public Relations & Image Management 18
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 16
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services 16
E-Commerce & Electronic Commerce 15
Computer and Information Sciences, General 15
Chemistry, General 15
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 14
Music Teacher Education 14
Athletic Training & Trainer 12
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching 12
Mathematics, General 12
School Psychology 12
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other 11
Reading Teacher Education 11
Design and Visual Communications, General 9
Interior Design 8
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 6
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 5
Environmental Studies 5
Fine and Studio Arts Management 5
Dance, General 4
Social Studies Teacher Education 4
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 4
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 4
Economics, General 3
Family and Consumer Sciences & Home Economics Teacher Education 2
Environmental Science 1
Conducting 1
Drama and Dance Teacher Education 1
Grand Total 998 279
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 61% 57% 62%
  • Full-time retention rate - 70%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,465
Citations
24,805

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
601 / 8,126
Medicine
284 / 5,902
Psychology
276 / 6,065
Business
178 / 5,800
Art & Design
174 / 892
Computer Science
147 / 1,912
Political Science
127 / 256
Biology
122 / 2,686
Sociology
117 / 3,624
Mathematics
113 / 1,375
Environmental Science
91 / 1,445
Education Majors
87 / 849
Social Psychology
83 / 3,188
Economics
79 / 501
Engineering
78 / 721
Math Teachers
74 / 726
History
70 / 45
Chemistry
67 / 1,014
Health Science
66 / 2,096
Communications and Public Relations
66 / 966
Demography
54 / 1,500
Creative Writing
47 / 66
Literature
43 / 41
Geography and Cartography
42 / 314
Media Studies
41 / 418
Classics and Ancient History
39 / 13
Special Education
37 / 593
Law
35 / 313
Marketing
34 / 2,176
Library and Information science
32 / 30
Advertising
31 / 2,353
Clinical Psychology
30 / 401
Multimedia
29 / 139
Art History
28 / 0
Fashion Design
28 / 3
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
28 / 4
Political Economy
26 / 43
Physics
26 / 183
Sports / Exercise science
26 / 753
Ecology
25 / 594

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 26 84
1992 17 155
1993 19 102
1994 15 133
1995 18 143
1996 20 203
1997 20 180
1998 18 240
1999 20 237
2000 23 320
2001 19 261
2002 13 324
2003 31 413
2004 40 401
2005 42 456
2006 29 572
2007 42 652
2008 59 707
2009 55 906
2010 50 927
2011 73 1169
2012 56 1310
2013 104 1429
2014 93 1618
2015 136 1754
2016 101 1966
2017 61 1967
2018 73 2040
2019 89 2457
2020 73 2865
2021 83 3343

Winthrop University alumni

  1. Andie MacDowell

    Andie MacDowell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    film actoractormodeltelevision actor
    Biography

    Rosalie Anderson MacDowell is an American actress and fashion model. She made her film debut in 1984's Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes, before receiving critical acclaim for her role in Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989), for which she won the Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead and was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama. She also received Golden Globe nominations for her performances in Green Card (1990) and Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994).

  2. Shanola Hampton

    Shanola Hampton
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Shanola Hampton is an American actress best known for her role as Veronica Fisher on Showtime dramedy Shameless and as the face model of Rochelle in the video game Left 4 Dead 2.

  3. Chris Leroux

    Chris Leroux
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Christopher Adam Leroux is a Canadian former professional baseball pitcher and television personality. He played for the Florida Marlins, Pittsburgh Pirates, and New York Yankees in Major League Baseball (MLB) and for the Tokyo Yakult Swallows of Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB). Leroux also competed for the Canadian national baseball team in international competitions.

  4. Alex Wilson

    Alex Wilson
    Born in
    Saudi Arabia Flag Saudi Arabia
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    William Alexander Wilson is an American former professional baseball pitcher. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Boston Red Sox, Detroit Tigers and Milwaukee Brewers.

General info

Founded 1886
Motto Veritas cum libertate
Truth with liberty
Colors garnet, gold
Academic Calendar August to April. Also Summer Session (May - August)
Total FTE staff 879
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 701 Oakland Ave
Rock Hill, South Carolina, 29733
United States
City population 74,000
Phone 8033232211
Fax +1 (803) 323 2340

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