Meredith College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - ExcellentCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Meredith College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,945 students enrolled. This school is one of the 13 schools and colleges located in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
59
Meredith College will give you the opportunity to obtain a bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Meredith College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 59 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, Education, Work and Family Studies, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.
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 would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
71%
The student retention rate at Meredith College is fair at 71% (above North Carolina average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Meredith College is below average - 57%. Around 36% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Meredith College is pretty good: 12:1. Learn more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$29,300
Average tuition cost is very high - $29,200 a year. The additional fees at Meredith College beyond tuition are nearly $100, which totals $29,300 annually.

Read the details about Meredith 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
62%
As reported in recent government data, 1,719 applications were submitted and 1,068 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

The college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Meredith College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,200
Meredith College offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Meredith 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
B+
Meredith College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,000 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: approximately $4,200 annually.

Based on the college crime data, Meredith College appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Meredith College Location and Maps



Post Address: Meredith College, 3800 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27607-5298, USA
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