Shepherdstown has a general population of 803 and an overall student population of 4,256. Approximately 4,256 of Shepherdstown's students are enrolled in schools that offer liberal arts programs.
The largest liberal arts school in Shepherdstown, by student population, is Shepherd University. In 2010, approximately 120 students graduated from the Liberal Arts program at Shepherd University.
In 2010, 120 students graduated with a liberal arts degree from one of Shepherdstown's liberal arts schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,562 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Shepherdstown liberal arts schools was an average of $23,902 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a liberal arts program in Shepherdstown. And if you live on campus at one of the Shepherdstown-based liberal arts schools, you will have an added expense of $7,228 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
As a liberal arts professional in Shepherdstown, you can expect to make an average salary of $60,410 per year. This is higher than the average salary for liberal arts professionals in the state.