Tuition & Fees

$26,610

$26,610

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
0
600-699
2%
500-599
30%
400-499
61%
300-399
6%
200-299
1%
700-800
2%
600-699
4%
500-599
32%
400-499
58%
300-399
4%
200-299
0
700-800
0
600-699
3%
500-599
16%
400-499
56%
300-399
25%
200-299
0
30-36
3%
24-29
21%
18-23
51%
12-17
25%
30-36
1%
24-29
24%
18-23
42%
12-17
33%
30-36
2%
24-29
23%
18-23
63%
12-17
12%
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undergraduateRatios

54%

male

46%

female

1

teacher

-

students

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Selective

41%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,698
Declined + 2,405
Total Received 4,103
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Private (nonprofit)

981

undergraduate students

71

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Biology
  2. Nursing
  3. Business Administration
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Codes

SAT 5005
ACT 4508

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Location

School Facts

Alderson-Broaddus University, founded in 1871 as Broaddus College, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. In 1932 it merged with Alderson Junior College. Its 170-acre campus is located in Philippi, WV.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 1,052
Established in 1871
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Baptist
Accredited by •  ACEN (Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing)
•  ARC-PA (Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant)
•  CAATE (Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education)
•  HLC Higher Learning Commission
•  TEAC (Teacher Education Accreditation Council)

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Philippi, WV

170-acre campus in Philippi (population: 3,533), 150 miles south of Pittsburgh. Major airport serves Pittsburgh; smaller airport serves Bridgeport (35 miles); bus and train serve Clarksburg (35 miles).

Alderson–Broaddus University
101 College Hill Drive
Philippi, WV 26416

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
85%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
96%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

Greek Life

 
3 fraternities 4% of male students
 
3 sororities 5% of female students
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
9%
Top 1/4
27%
Top 1/2
59%
Bottom 1/2
41%
Bottom 1/4
10%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
0
600-699
2%
500-599
30%
400-499
61%
300-399
6%
200-299
1%
700-800
2%
600-699
4%
500-599
32%
400-499
58%
300-399
4%
200-299
0
700-800
0
600-699
3%
500-599
16%
400-499
56%
300-399
25%
200-299
0
30-36
3%
24-29
21%
18-23
51%
12-17
25%
30-36
1%
24-29
24%
18-23
42%
12-17
33%
30-36
2%
24-29
23%
18-23
63%
12-17
12%

Admissions Facts

Application fee
Common application accepted no
Application deadline August 1 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted
SAT or ACT Required

Selective

41%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,698
Declined + 2,405
Total Received 4,103

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Interview
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations

Not Considered

Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Essay

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Admissions Contact

Molly Cummings
Director of Admissions
P: 800 263-1549
F: 304 457-6239
admissions@ab.edu

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Financial Aid Deadline

State aid form
March 1

Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

State aid form

Financial Aid Office

P: 304 457-6354
F: 304 457-6239
fa@ab.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Amy King
Director of Financial Aid
kingal@ab.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cheerleading
cross-country
football
golf
gymnastics
lacrosse
soccer
softball
swimming
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball
wrestling

Intramural/Recreational Sports

Basketball, Bowling, Corn Hole, Dodgeball, Disc Golf, Flag Football, Four Square, Golf, Inner-Tube Water Polo, Kan Jam, Kickball, Paddle Ball, Racquetball, Soccer (indoor/outdoor), Softball, Table Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee

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Athletic Directors

Dennis Creeham (men's)
Athletic Director
email

Athletic Facts

Mascot
Battler
School colors
blue and gold

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Anatomy
Biology
Business
Business Administration
Chemistry
Computer Science
Criminal Justice
Education
Elementary Education
Environmental Science
Exercise Science
General Studies
Journalism/Professional Writing
Legal Studies
Marketing
Mass Communication
Mathematics
Ministry/Leadership
Music Education
Natural Resource Management
Nursing
Petroleum Management
Physical Education
Physician Assistant Studies
Political Science
Psychology
Public Relations
Secondary Education
Sport Management
Teacher Leader
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Biology
  2. Nursing
  3. Business Administration

Programs Offered

  • Certificate programs
  • Double majors
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other
  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-pharmacy

1,052

total students

NA%

in-state

NA%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

93%

981
students

Female
46%
450

Male
54%
531

7%

71
students

Female
61%
43

Male
39%
28

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

95%

934
students

Female
45%
417

Male
55%
517

5%

47
students

Female
71%
33

Male
29%
14

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Transfer Admissions

48%

Transfer applicants accepted

41%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Recommended of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Recommended of Some
Standardized test scores Recommended of Some
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

32

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

70%

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special housing
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 15
Countries most often represented Australia
Canada
Italy
Spain
Sweden
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Jill Nussel
International Student Coordinator
304 457-6296
nusseljm@ab.edu

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