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COPPIN STATE UNIVERSITY - [CSU], BALTIMORE, MARYLAND

Baltimore, MarylandLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1900Established Year
  2893Enrollment

Coppin State University: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

Coppin State University is a public university. It is an urban liberal arts University located in Baltimore, Maryland. The University is an HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities). Coppin has a long history of its commencement as a University. It was founded in 1900 and back then it was called ‘Coloured High School’. The high school later changed to become a University.

On April 13th, 2004 the Middle State Association of Colleges and Schools gave its accreditation to Coppins State University. The undergraduate and graduate courses offered at the University are recognised by expert organizations. This includes teacher training programmes, nursing programmes, social work and many others.

Coppin State University offers admissions in 53 undergraduate degrees and 9 graduate degrees. The University consists of College of Arts & Sciences and Education, College of Behavioural & Social Sciences, College of Business and College of Health Professions.

The University aims to provide quality education to students and support the surrounding community. The University celebrates diversity on campus. Faculty and students come from various religious, cultural and socio-economic backgrounds.

Ranking

Ranked 129th- 170th in Regional Universities North by US News in 2020.

Ranked 163rd in Top Performers on Social Mobility by US News in 2020.

Ranked 49th in Historically Black Colleges and Universities by US News in 2020.

Ranked 274th Hardest Colleges to get into in America by US News in 2020.

Ranked 7th Hardest Colleges to get into in Maryland, America by US News in 2020.

Ranked 336th Most Liberal Colleges in America by US News in 2020.

Ranked 596th Best College Athletics in America by US News in 2020

Highlights

Type of UniversityPublic, Coed
Total Undergraduate enrollment2362
Total Graduate enrollment376
Degree seeking student male/female distribution in percent22% degree seeking men
78% degree seeking women
Annual Acceptance rate38%
Basic tuition fee for international undergraduate students15,361 USD
Basic tuition fee for international graduate studentsDepends on the programme selected
Student-Teacher Ratio13:1
Test Scores AcceptedSAT or ACT
Official Websitecoppin.edu

Coppin State University Campus

Coppin State University Campus

Coppin State University campus is in Baltimore, Maryland. The university only has one campus. There are various services and facilities provided on the campus. Majority of the students choose to stay on campus. The following services are available on campus for all students:

  • The University consists of a Police Department, called Coppin State University Police Department. They provide a 24/7 service on campus. Their aim is to create a safe and secure place for the campus citizens.
  • Career Service Center prepares students for their future. This centre helps students realise their career goals and provide career opportunities. Career opportunities include national, local, summer, part time and full time.
  • The campus also has a Center for Counseling and Student Development (CCSD). This center is open to students who are facing any sort of distress in the campus environment. The sessions are confidential and free of cost.
  • The Disability Support Services is set up on the university campus to provide assistance to disabled students.
  • IT Students Service Center is a gateway to answers for all hardware and software questions from the students.
  • Recreation and Wellness Center attracts students who are interested in playing a sport or joining a sports club or fitness. This Center offers a variety of options to choose from.
  • There is a Community Health Center, a clinic run by nurses. It is set up to provide immediate assistance and treatment to students facing any health problems on campus.
  • The location of the campus gives the student access to public transportation to the Baltimore city. The University also provides private transportation as well as shuttle services.
  • There are other services also provided such as catering services, copying, printing, ATM and mailing.

Residence

On-campus housing is provided to all admitted students. Once they are admitted they can fill up an application for housing and submit it. Rooms are assigned for a year. After every academic year students need to reapply for on campus housing.

  • There are two residential halls; Guilbert A. Daley and Flossie Dedmond Residence Halls.
  • Daley Hall houses Freshman and Honour students while Dedmond Hall houses Upperclassmen and Nursing students. 
  • Both residential halls have common areas with microwave ovens and fridge, computer labs, laundry rooms etc.
  • The rooms in both residential halls are suit style which consists of a living room, 3 or 4 rooms and common bathrooms.
  • While applying for housing students can either opt for single room or double room. Prices vary for both.
  • On campus housing includes wireless connection, INFINITY (online streaming service) and cable T.V.
  • Laundry rooms have both washing machines and dryers. They are all coin operated machines. 1 USD for washing and 1 USD for drying.
  • All students who reside on campus are required to choose a meal plan from the cafeteria. If not chosen, the students will be given a plan by default.
  • There are maintenance and custodial staff assigned by the University. They will take care of any repairs, maintenance or other work orders around the residential halls.
  • Students are responsible for keeping their living space clean at all times. This space includes rooms, common areas and bathrooms.
  • Students can collect their mail from the residential halls. Students have a designated mailbox in their residential hall from where they can collect their mail.

Programmes offered at Coppin State University

Coppin State University offers a wide range of programs for its bachelors and masters degree . Apart from the bachelors and masters degree, the university offers Doctoral, Online programmes and certificate programmes. The University imparts education through its 4 colleges within one campus:

  • College of Arts & Sciences and Education
  • College of Behavioural & Social Sciences
  • College of Business
  • College of Health Professions

The 4 colleges together offer 53 majors, 9 graduate courses and various other certificate courses. The most popular degrees at Coppin State University are Registered Nursing, Criminal Justice, Psychology, Social Work, and Health Information Management.

The University is renowned for its Nursing Programme. It offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees for the course. The Maryland Board of Nurses (MBN) has authorised the Nursing programme at Coppin State. The programme has also got certification from the National League for Nursing (NLN). Apart from Nursing, the Social Work Program has received recognition by the National Council on Social Work Education (NCSWE).

There are varieties of programmes offered to students across the globe. The University also provides scholarships and financial aid to students who wish to pursue these programmes.

University of Baltimore and Coppin State University provides collaborative programmes. This programme is offered during any semester of any degree available at either of the Universities. These programmes are offered to graduate students who have shown great academic performance in their undergraduate degree.

Coppin State University Admission

The admission process to Coppin State University is reasonably easy and uncomplicated. The process is different for different degrees programs.

For Undergraduate Admission

How to apply: International students can apply to the university via the international student portal.

Application fee: Application fee for both undergraduate and graduate application is 50 USD.

Application Deadline: The undergraduate application deadline are as follows:

Fall SemesterMay 15th
Spring SemesterOctober 15th

Admission requirements:

Undergraduate:

  • Completed application
  • Application fee
  • High School Transcripts
  • SAT or ACT
  • TOEFL or IELTS
  • Affidavit of Financial Support Form
  • Immigration Transfer Recommendation Form (For International Transfer Students)

Test Scores:

Language Proficiency TestsMinimum Required Scores
IELTS6
TOEFL iBT61

Graduate admission deadline are as follows:

Fall SemesterMay 15th
Spring SemesterOctober 15th
Doctor of Nursing PracticeJuly 15th

Graduate application requirements:

  • Completed application
  • Application fee
  • TOEFL or IELTS
  • Official undergraduate degree transcripts
  • 3 Letter of references from employer, instructure or any other equivalent person
  • GRE or PRAXIS exam scores
  • Financial Support Form
  • Professional resume
  • Statement of purpose
  • Writing Sample
  • Interview

Cost of Attendance

The tuition fee for any undergraduate degree costs 15,361 USD for all students as well. The tuition fee for each master, doctoral or certificate course are different from each other. The fee depends on the type of course as well the number of credits you chose for each subject. 

The tuition includes the following elements:

FeeCost (in USD)
Tuition Fee5522 USD
Technology Fee100 USD
Student Activity100 USD
College Center241 USD
Auxiliary Construction193 USD
Athletic400 USD
Health Insurance1124 USD
Total7680.50 USD

The dorms are charged separately. There are options of single, double and triple rooms. Prices vary for each. The costs for each type of rooms are mentioned below:

Single6,274 USD
Double5,985 USD

Students who live on campus are required to opt for a meal plan. Those who don’t choose a meal plan, the bronze meal plan will be allotted by default. The meal plans and their costs are mentioned below:

Gold meal plans4,670 USD
Silver meal plan4,546 USD
Bronze meal plan4,670 USD

Scholarships

Most of the scholarships given at the University are for students who are U.S. citizens or residents of the State of Maryland. However, there are two scholarships available to International students.

  1. Merit Scholarship – these scholarships are given to first year students, transfer students as well as continuing students. Those who have demonstrated outstanding academic performance are eligible for this scholarship.
  2. India Continental Scholarship – Sophomores or Juniors are eligible to apply for this scholarship. These students need to have a Grade Point Average of 3.5 and above on a 4.0 scale. The award grants 100 USD-500 USD. Application for this scholarship along with documentation must be sent in by the second week of Spring semester.

Work While Study

On campus jobs are offered to International students. There is an Optional Practical Training (OPT) offered to International students where students can work in the U.S. for 12 months. The work has to be related to the chosen degree. It can be a paid professional job. Students need to apply for this Practical Training.

Off- campus Jobs

Students who are facing financial difficulties are eligible to work off-campus. They are offered on campus jobs as well but if that is insufficient then they can opt this option. The student is required to be enrolled in a full time degree course, good academic grades, F-1 visa status for one entire academic year and a good Coppin State University citizen.

Find a Program

Master Teaching

FULL TIME
$ 21,2251st YEAR
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Coppin State University Overview

Institution TypePublic
Student Population3442
FAFSA Code002068
Application Cost$50
Accreditation MSCHE
Average Cost of Attendance$20,685 / Year
Student : Faculty Ratio1 : 1

Admission & Dates

Early action Deadlines

November 01

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

Regular decision Deadlines

January 15

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

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Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
Language Proficiency
TOEFL-61- -
IELTS-6- -
Undergraduate
SATCheck Detailed Score9308501010 87%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing470430510-
Mathematics460420500-
ACTCheck Detailed Score181619 13%
English181520-
Mathematics171518-

Coppin State University Acceptance Rate

36.5%

Acceptance Rate

6598

Total Applicants

3442

Total Enrolled

Male
Female

24.4%

Male

75.6%

Female

Undergraduate
Undergraduate Program36.5%
Total Applicants8001
Total Enrolled2921
Graduate
Graduate Programs36.5%
Total Applicants1427
Total Enrolled521

Coppin State University Enrollment

Enrollment
Coppin State University Enrollment3442
Undergraduate Enrollment2921
Graduate Enrollment521
Graduation Rate
Average Graduation Rate26.5%

Attendance Cost

$20,685

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$20,685 / Year
Post Graduate Program$21,225 / Year
On Campus Accomodation
Books & Supplies$800 / Year
On campus, Room & Board$9,752 / Year
On Campus, Other Expenses$3,386 / Year
Off Campus Accomodation
Off campus (not with family), Room & Board$6,498 / Year
Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses$3,686 / Year
Off campus (with family), Room & Board$3,686 / Year
Off campus (with family), Other Expenses$3,686 / Year
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Top Accreditations [Institutional & Program Wise]

Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Program Wise Accreditations
Nursing ProgramsCommission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing ProgramsAccreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
Nursing ProgramsMaryland Board of Nursing

Faculty

Total FacultyFull TimePart timeGraduate Assistants
3415148819271
+1-410-9513000
TELEPHONE
2500 West North Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21216
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Bus Station

WARWICK AVE & WINDSOR AVE nb0.06 Km
WARWICK AVE & WINDSOR AVE opp sb0.12 Km
BENTALOU ST & WINDSOR AVE nb0.13 Km
WARWICK AVE & COPPIN STATE UNIVERSITY mid sb0.21 Km
WARWICK AVE & GWYNNS FALLS PKWY fs0.31 Km
WINDSOR AVE & BENTALOU ST wb0.32 Km
NORTH AVE & THOMAS AVE fs wb0.35 Km
WARWICK AVE & NORTH AVE fs nb0.4 Km
GWYNNS FALLS PKWY & TIOGA PKWY wb4.4 Km
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Shopping Mall

Mondawmin Mall0.55 Km
Frannie's Dress Boutique0.84 Km
Westside Shopping Center3.4 Km
C.R. Uncles3.44 Km
The Rotunda3.52 Km
Waverly Shopping Center4.39 Km
The Village of Cross Keys4.86 Km
The Gallery4.91 Km
Church Square Shopping Center5.38 Km
The Cultural Center5.52 Km
Patterson Village Shopping Center6.12 Km
Mt Washington Mill Business Center6.26 Km
Belvedere Square7.13 Km
Patapsco flea Market7.27 Km
Greenspring Shopping Center7.44 Km
Security Square7.92 Km
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Super Market

Food City2 Km
Eddie's of Mount Vernon3.78 Km
Eddie's Market3.95 Km
Punjab Groceries & Halal Meat4.33 Km
Family Dollar4.37 Km
Whole Foods Market5.95 Km
Shoppers6.61 Km
Walmart Supercenter7.18 Km
International Food Market Inc7.25 Km
Seven Mile Market7.57 Km
Eddie's of Roland Park7.78 Km
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Train Station

West Baltimore2.17 Km
Camden Station4.59 Km

Hospital

Grace Medical Center2.74 Km
University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center3.93 Km
University of Maryland Medical Center: Division of Hepatology3.96 Km
MedStar Union Memorial Hospital4.14 Km
Neurology Ambulatory Center4.16 Km
The Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Disease4.37 Km
Family Childbirth and Children's Center at Mercy4.38 Km
University of Maryland Medical System4.43 Km
Mercy Medical Center4.47 Km
Sinai Hospital Sleep Center4.48 Km
Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center & Hospital4.69 Km
Kennedy Krieger Institute Outpatient Center5.75 Km
The Johns Hopkins Hospital5.88 Km
Johns Hopkins Hospital Occular Immunology5.91 Km
Johns Hopkins Children's Center5.97 Km
Johns Hopkins Gi/hep5.98 Km
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Book Store

Atomic Books2.85 Km
Johanson Rare Books3.48 Km
Red Emma's Bookstore Coffeehouse3.53 Km
Barnes & Noble Johns Hopkins3.99 Km
Collectors Corner - Baltimore4.2 Km
Book Thing of Baltimore4.34 Km
Normal's Book & Records4.38 Km
Protean Books & Records5.1 Km
Loyola University Maryland Bookstore5.13 Km
Barnes & Noble5.25 Km
The Book Escape5.35 Km
Bookshop Baltimore5.91 Km
Matthews JHU Bookstore5.94 Km
Islamic Bookstore.com6.04 Km
Libreria Cristiana El Consejero Fiel6.09 Km
UMBC Bookstore7.91 Km
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Airport

Hospital Helipad4.39 Km
Baltimore Police Department Heliport4.98 Km
Johns Hopkins Hospital Critical Care Tower Heliport5.98 Km
Montbello Filtration Plant Heliport6.65 Km
Security Ford Heliport7.57 Km

*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary

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