Newberry College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very GoodSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Newberry College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,045 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1856 and is the only school located in Newberry, South Carolina.

Newberry College is affiliated with Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
41
At Newberry College you can earn your bachelor's degree.

Newberry College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 41 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Education, Biology, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
68%
The rate of student retention at Newberry College is relatively low at 68% (close to South Carolina average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Newberry College is low - 43%. Nearly 1% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Newberry College is pretty good -- 12:1. Find out more details regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$23,700
Average tuition price is high - around $22,100 per academic year. The additional fees at Newberry College (not included in tuition costs) are about $1,600; this comes to $23,700 per year.

Read the details about Newberry 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
34%
According to recent data, 1,734 applications were submitted and 585 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to be accepted at this school.

The school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Newberry College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



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

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Newberry 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
C+
Newberry College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 900 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, around $4,200 annually.

Army ROTC programs are available at Newberry College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Newberry College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

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Post Address: Newberry College, 2100 College St, Newberry, South Carolina 29108, USA
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