Recognized for excellence in student-focused higher education by the Colleges of Distinction, Shepherd University is a public liberal arts university located on the border between West Virginia and Maryland, within 90 minutes of Washington D.C.
Founded in 1871.
Total enrollment: 2,600 (Fall 2020)
International enrollment: About 70 from over 30 countries.
Top degree programs enrolling international students: Business and related (BBA and MBA)• Computer and Information Sciences • Computer Engineering • Global Studies • Graphic Design • Communication and New Media • Mathematics • Data Analytics • Nursing • Environmental Studies • Pre-Professional Studies (Pre-Medicine, Pre-Veterinary, Pre-Dentistry and Pre-Law)