#907 Overall Influence #1031 Desirability Rank

Marshall University

Public research university in Huntington, West Virginia

From Wikipedia

Marshall University is a public research university in Huntington, West Virginia. It was founded in 1837 and is named after John Marshall, the fourth Chief Justice of the United States.The university is currently composed of nine colleges: Lewis College of Business , College of Education and Professional Development , College of Arts and Media , College of Health Professions , Honors College, College of Engineering and Computer Sciences , College of Liberal Arts , College of Science , and University College; and two schools - School of Pharmacy, and the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine; and a regional center for cancer research. It is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity".

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

6,718

Acceptance

89%

Graduation Rate

50%

Median SAT Score

1045

Median ACT Score

22

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$7,190

Fees (in-state)

$1,322

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$41,700

Employed

85%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

10K

Under-Grads

8K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1 John Marshall Dr, Huntington WV 25755

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

3 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

What is Marshall University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#407 World Rank
Education
#495 World Rank
Medical
#387 World Rank
History
#734 World Rank
Business
#745 World Rank
Literature
#1103 World Rank
Engineering
#679 World Rank
Political Science
#96 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1327 World Rank
Biology
#981 World Rank
Mathematics
#1261 World Rank
Computer Science
#1422 World Rank
Chemistry
#806 World Rank
Psychology
#260 World Rank
Nursing
#593 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1596 World Rank
Physics
#920 World Rank
Sociology
#2115 World Rank
Economics
#670 World Rank
Social Work

Other areas of influence

#506 World Rank
Communications
#741 World Rank
Law
#2148 World Rank
Religious Studies
#2276 World Rank
Philosophy
#2789 World Rank
Anthropology

Influential People

Who are Marshall University's Most influential alumni?

Marshall University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Nursing, and History

Mohammed Shabir

Political activist

Tony Petersen

American football coach

Tyler Wilkerson

American basketball player

Stephen T. Williams

Stephen T. Williams

American politician

Jon Elmore

Jon Elmore

Basketball player

Reggie Oliver

American-football player

Jimmy Adair

American baseball player and coach

Jule Rivlin

Basketball player and coach

Tammie Green

Professional golfer

Sonny Allen

American college basketball player and coach

Melvin Cunningham

American football player

Michael Barber

American football player