Location: Baltimore
President: Anthony L. Jenkins
Founded: 1900
Undergraduate Students: 2,362
Graduate Students: 376
Operating Budget: $93.1 million
For More Information: 410.951.3000

Coppin State University provides a multigenerational learning environment, nationally recognized for community engagement, while producing graduates ready for the real world.

COPPIN STATE UNIVERSITY offers a multigenerational learning environment, nationally recognized for community engagement. Serving Baltimore residents as well as students from around the world, Coppin State proudly produces analytical, socially responsible, lifelong learners. An historically black institution founded in 1900, Coppin offers 32 undergraduate and 11 graduate degrees, along with nine certificate programs and a micro-credentialing badging program. Coppin’s most recent advanced academic offering is the Doctor of Nurse Practice (DNP) program, which continues the university’s long tradition of training dedicated and committed health care professionals.

Coppin prepares its students to be competitive in regional and global markets through its commitment to quality programs in teacher education, criminal justice, business, social sciences, information technology, nursing, allied health, health information management, STEM and the liberal arts. Ranked among the most “innovative small college business departments” by Business Research Guide, Coppin has a focus on experiential learning.

The university’s state-of-the-art Science and Technology Center houses sciences programs, and provides a technology-based learning environment anchored in west Baltimore. Coppin’s Cradle-to-Career continuum is viewed as smart, affordable and relevant; generating real-world graduates who are making a lasting impact on Baltimore communities and beyond.