Shepherds College

Shepherds College, located in Union Grove, Wisconsin, is the only accredited university in the university that is specifically designed with the needs and successes of students with intellectual disabilities in mind.
Their mission is “to educate and train students with intellectual and developmental disabilities by equipping them to reach Appropriate Independence™ through the development of vocational, social, and life skills while inspiring a lasting awareness of God’s plan for their lives”.
Shepherds College is a nondenominational institution that seeks to help students in every aspect of their lives, so that they are best prepared to tackle their choice of career head-on once they graduate.
With a three-year degree plan in most fields of study, Shepherds College provides an accelerated learning pace that helps students achieve the education that they need in a quick, timely manner.
The school offers occupational programs in culinary arts, horticultural studies, and technology, while educating students to prepare them for independent living.

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School Overview

Private (Not For Profit)

2 Year

Size of Institution

Very small (under 1,000 students)

Title: Shepherds College
Also Known As: N/A
Location: Union Grove, WI
Setting: Town – Fringe
Religious Affiliation: Interdenominational
Other Characteristics: None
On-Campus Housing: Provided
Board or Meal Plans: Provided
Applicants: 44
Admissions: 38
Full-Time Retention Rate: 89%
Part-Time Retention Rate: Not reported
Student to Faculty Ratio: 7 to 1
Open Admission Policy: No

Degrees, Certificates & Diplomas Offered

Postsecondary award, certificate, or diploma of at least two but less than four academic years

Special Learning Opportunities

Continuing education

Admissions

86%

Acceptance Rate

No

Open Admission Policy

Application Fee

SAT & ACT Scores

Credits Accepted

Dual Credit

No

Credit for Life Experiences

No

Advanced Placement (AP)

No

Application Requirements

High School GPA

Recommended

High School Rank

Not Required

High School Record

Required

College Preparatory Program Completion

Not Required

Recommendations

Required

Competencies

Required

Standardized Test Scores

Not Required

TOEFL

Not Required

Other Tests

Required

Tuition

Yes

Alternative Tuition Plans

Alternative Tuition Plans

Tuition payment plan

Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduate Students

In District

Tuition

N/A

Required Fees

N/A

In State

Tuition

N/A

Required Fees

N/A

Out of State

Tuition

N/A

Required Fees

N/A

Average Tuition for Full-Time Graduate Students

In District

Tuition

N/A

Required Fees

N/A

In State

Tuition

N/A

Required Fees

N/A

Out of State

Tuition

N/A

Required Fees

N/A

Financial Aid

89% of undergraduate students are receiving financial aid.

$16960 is the average amount awarded.

42% were awarded Pell grants

$5632 was the average amount awarded.

34% were awarded federal student loans

$6929 was the average amount awarded.

Majors

1. Culinary Arts and Related Services, Other
2. Horticultural Science
3. Computer and Information Sciences, General

Living Expenses

Provided

On-Campus Housing

72

Student Dormitory Capacity

Board & Meal Plans

Provided

21 Meals per Week

Costs

Room Charges: N/A
Board Charges: N/A

Academics

Library Facilities

Physical facilities
Printed materials

Students

Undergraduate Students

62

Available Student Services 

Remedial services
Academic & career counseling services
Placement services for program completers

Enrollment

Applicants: 44
Admissions: 38
Enrolled: 29
Enrollment Rate: 76%
Females Enrolled: 12
Males Enrolled: 17

Alumni by Ethnicity & Race

American Indian or Alaska Native

0%

Asian

5.88%

Black or African American

23.53%

Hispanic or Latino

5.88%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders

5.88%

White

58.82%

Two or More Races

0%

Race/Ethnicity Unknown

0%

Nonresident Alien

0%

College Life

Are you a student at this institution? If so, please let us know what does it feel like to study here by leaving a review at the bottom of this page.

Contact Details

Address

Shepherds College
1805 15th Avenue
Union Grove
Wisconsin
53182-1527

Phone Number

General Enquiries: 2628786365

Website

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Excellent staff

Rated 5 out of 5
June 18, 2019

I love studying here. The staff are very supportive and definitely know how to deal with disabilities.

Anonymous

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