Marlboro College: Review & Facts

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Marlboro College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 295 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1946 and is the only school located in Marlboro, Vermont.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
71
Bachelor's degree is offered at Marlboro College.

Marlboro College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 71 majors. The most popular concentrations are English and Literature, Political Science, Philosophy, Ethnic and Cultural Studies, and Art. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
68%
The student retention rate at Marlboro College is relatively low at 68% (close to Vermont average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Marlboro College is average: 60%. Roughly 23% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Marlboro College is very good - 6:1. Read more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$37,700
Average tuition price is extremely high, around $36,300 a year. The additional fees at Marlboro College (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $1,400, which totals $37,700 per academic year.

Read the details about Marlboro College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
79%
As reported in recent government data, 256 applications were submitted and 201 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Marlboro College is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Marlboro College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (802) 257-4333 or check Marlboro College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,500
Marlboro College offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Marlboro College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D-
Marlboro College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 300 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable: around $5,500 a year.

Based on the college crime information, Marlboro College appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Marlboro College Location and Maps



Post Address: Marlboro College, 2582 South Rd, Marlboro, Vermont 05344-0300, USA
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