Western Carolina University

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Year Founded:
1889
Religious Affiliation:
None
College Type:
Public , Suburban
Enrollment:
8040 (full time undergrad)
Tuition In State:
$1,000
Tuition Out of State:
$5,000
Division:
NCAA I
Conference:
Southern Conference (Division I, Football I-AA)
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Thanks for visiting the Western Carolina University Men's Basketball scholarship and program info page. Here you'll have access to specifics on the college and details on their Men's Basketball program like who to get hold of about recruiting, names of past alumni, what scholarship opportunities can be had and ways to start the recruiting process.
Western Carolina University Men's basketball Program Recruiting and Coaching Personnel
For anyone who is hoping to get recruited it's important to know who to talk to - and NCSA provides the details you need. The Head Coach of the Western Carolina University Men's Basketball program is Mark Prosser. Other key staff include:


  • Director of Operations Brett Ferguson

  • Assistant Coach Tony Rack

  • Assistant Coach Monty Sanders

  • Assistant Coach Brigham Waginger



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Athletics Information
Conference:
Southern Conference (Division I, Football I-AA)
Division:
NCAA I
Athletic Director:
Chip Smith
Men's Basketball Coaching Staff
  • Brett Ferguson Director of Operations
  • Mark Prosser Head Coach
  • Tony Rack Assistant Coach
  • Monty Sanders Assistant Coach
  • Brigham Waginger Assistant Coach
Sports Offered
  • Baseball
  • Football
  • Men's Basketball
  • Men's Golf
  • Men's Track
  • Softball
  • Women's Basketball
  • Women's Golf
  • Women's Soccer
  • Women's Tennis
  • Women's Track
  • Women's Volleyball
Club Sports
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Admissions Contact Info
Admissions Toll Free Phone:
Admissions Phone:
(828) 227-7100
Admissions Email:
admiss@email.wcu.edu
Academic Requirements
Academic Selectivity:
Somewhat Selective
Religious Requirements:
No
Specific Religious Requirements:
N/A
Application Information
Application Deadline:
Yes
Application Deadline Date:
January 1
Application Final Date:
March 1
Application Priority Date:
 
Notification Date:
 
Rolling Admissions:
Yes
Early Action:
Yes
Early Action Closing Date:
November 15
Early Decision:
No
Early Decision Deadline:
 
Common Application:
No
Student Body Averages
ACT
Average Freshman GPA:
3.0
Average ACT Composite:
0
Average ACT English:
0
Average ACT Math:
0
Average ACT Writing:
0
ACT 25th Percentile:
19%
ACT 75th Percentile:
24%
SAT
Average SAT 1 Combined:
0
Average SAT 1 Math:
0
Average SAT 1 Verbal:
0
SAT 25th Percentile:
1020%
SAT 75th Percentile:
1200%
SAT 2 Requirements:
 
Majors
    Most Popular Majors:
  • Nursing, Criminal Justice, Elementary Education
    Pre-Professional Programs:
  • Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Pharmacy, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Optometry
    Other Pre-Professional Programs:
  • Engineering, Physical Therapy, Physicians Assistant
    Combined 3-2 Programs:
  •  
    Majors Offered:
  • Accounting,
  • Anthropology,
  • Athletic Training, EMT Paramedic and Treatment Professions,
  • Biology,
  • Business Administration, Management, and Operations,
  • Business, Sports and Entertainment Management/Marketing, Other,
  • Chemistry,
  • Clinical Psychology,
  • Communication Disorders Sciences,
  • Communication and Media Studies,
  • Computer Science,
  • Construction Engineering Technologies,
  • Criminal Justice, Forensics and Corrections,
  • Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Services,
  • Drama and Stagecraft,
  • Education/Teaching,
  • Educational Administration,
  • Electrical Engineering,
  • Electrical Engineering Technologies,
  • Engineering,
  • Engineering Technology,
  • English Literature,
  • Entrepreneurial Operations,
  • Finance,
  • Fine and Studio Arts,
  • Geology,
  • Global Studies,
  • Graphic Design, Illustration and Game/Media Design,
  • Health and Medical Administrative Services,
  • History,
  • Hospitality Management,
  • Human Resources Management,
  • Industrial Production Technologies,
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences,
  • Management Information Systems,
  • Marketing,
  • Mathematics,
  • Music,
  • Natural Resources Conservation and Research,
  • Natural Resources Management,
  • Nursing,
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management,
  • Philosophy,
  • Physical Education, Kinesiology and Exercise Science,
  • Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Professions,
  • Political Science and Government,
  • Psychology,
  • Public Administration,
  • Public Health,
  • Radio, Television, and Digital Communication,
  • Romance Linguistics,
  • Science, Technology and Society,
  • Social Work,
  • Sociology,
  • Special Education,
  • Student Counseling,
  • Teacher Development Methods,
  • Teacher Development Specific Subjects,
  • Teaching English or French,
Location
City/Town Situated In:
Cullowhee, NC
Population:
6860
Major City Closest To School:
Asheville, NC
Distance Of Major City:
53 Miles
Closest International Airport:
Atlanta
Distance To International Airport:
0 Miles
Closest Other Airport:
Asheville, NC
Distance To Other Airport:
53 Miles
Location Description:

682-acre campus in Cullowhee (population: 6,850), approximately 53 miles from Asheville; branch campuses in Asheville and Cherokee. Airport and bus service available in Asheville. Local transportation to Sylva and surrounding area.

Demographics
Male:
46.34%
Female:
53.66%
African American:
6.53%
Asian American:
1.24%
Caucasian:
77.41%
Hispanic:
6.03%
International:
2.56%
Other:
1.34%
Student Faculty Ratio:
17:1
Out State Freshmen:
8%
Campus Size:
682 acres
Campus Life
Freshmen In School Housing:
 
Students Live On Campus:
48%
Students Live Off Campus:
52%
Students Live On Campus During Weekends:
50%
Housing Types:
  • Coed dorms, Sorority housing, Fraternity housing, Married-student apartments, Special housing for disabled students, Other
Fraternities & Sororities
Fraternities & Sororities:
Y
Number Of Fraternities:
11
Number Of Sororities:
8
Join Fraternities:
 
Join Sororities:
 
ROTC
Air Force ROTC:
No
Navy ROTC:
No
Army ROTC:
No
Financial Aid
Financial Aid Toll Free Number:
 
Financial Aid Phone:
 
Financial Aid Email:
 
Aid Notification Date:
April 1
Financial Aid Forms:
FAFSA
Tuition Instate:
$1,000
Tuition Out of State:
$5,000
Room & Board:
$5,006
Average Debt On Graduation:
$11,609
Scholarship Numbers
FTF = First Time Freshmen
FTU = Full Time Undergraduate
Average Non-Need Based Athletic Grant and Scholarship Amount:
FTF :$7,949
FTU : $9,557
Number of Students Who Received Non-Need Based Athletic Grants and Scholarships:
FTF :67
FTU : 258
Average Non-Need Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$2,157
FTU : $1,799
Average Need-Based Loan Amount:
FTF :$3,963
FTU : $4,390
Average Need-Based-Self-Help-Award Amount:
FTF :$2,808
FTU : $3,539
Average Need-Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$7,351
FTU : $6,722
Average Financial Aid Package:
FTF :$8,865
FTU : $8,681
Average Percentage Of Need Met (Based on EFC):
FTF :81%
FTU : 81%

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