#2380 Overall Influence #1174 Desirability Rank

Winthrop University

Public university in Rock Hill, South Carolina, United States

From Wikipedia

Winthrop University is a public university in Rock Hill, South Carolina. It was founded in 1886 by David Bancroft Johnson, who served as the superintendent of Columbia, South Carolina, schools. He received a grant from Robert Charles Winthrop, a Boston philanthropist and chair of the Peabody Education Board in Massachusetts, to establish the school.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

6,705

Acceptance

64%

Graduation Rate

61%

Median SAT Score

1055

Median ACT Score

21

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$15,306

Fees (in-state)

$530

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$39,800

Employed

91%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

5K

Under-Grads

5K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

701 Oakland Ave, Rock Hill SC 29733

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

6 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

35 per 100K

Violent Crime

6 per 100K

What is Winthrop 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

#1777 World Rank
Education
#859 World Rank
Computer Science
#1803 World Rank
Business
#1168 World Rank
History
#2554 World Rank
Medical
#2157 World Rank
Political Science
#2596 World Rank
Literature
#1829 World Rank
Communications
#3680 World Rank
Biology
#2053 World Rank
Philosophy
#754 World Rank
Social Work
#2687 World Rank
Economics
#3133 World Rank
Mathematics
#2430 World Rank
Psychology
#4629 World Rank
Chemistry
#4847 World Rank
Sociology
#7672 World Rank
Nursing

Other areas of influence

#1868 World Rank
Law
#2389 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#3017 World Rank
Engineering
#3250 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#3688 World Rank
Physics
#4048 World Rank
Religious Studies
#4514 World Rank
Anthropology

Influential People

Who are Winthrop University's Most influential alumni?

Winthrop University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Computer Science, and History

Joanne Everts

Human development researcher

Brandon Hudgins

American middle-distance runner

Kennon Smith

Researcher

Tinotenda Chibharo

Association football player

Jarod A. Fincher

Researcher

April A Dukes

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-6626-9331

April A Dukes

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-6626-9331

Jenny L Johnson

Researcher

Emily J Bowie

Researcher

Suzanne Babich

Associate dean of global health

Lyndsey R. Powell

Researcher

Troy J Kieran

Researcher