Rhodes College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Bad
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Rhodes College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,930 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1848 and is one of the 26 colleges located in Memphis, Tennessee.

Rhodes College is affiliated with Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
32
At Rhodes College you can earn your bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Rhodes College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 32 majors. The most popular concentrations are Biology, Political Science, Management, Business, and English and Literature. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is worthwhile 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 usually a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
90%
Rhodes College student retention rate is very high at 90% (well above Tennessee average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Rhodes College is good - 79%. About 19% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Rhodes College is good: 10:1. Read more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$38,200
Average tuition prices are extremely high, about $37,800 annually. The additional fees at Rhodes College (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $400; this comes to a total of $38,200 annually.

Read the details about Rhodes 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
55%
According to government data, 4,138 applications were submitted and 2,258 were accepted; so it is not very hard to become a student at this school.

The school will consider accepting your advanced placement credits for admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Rhodes College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
F
Rhodes College provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Rhodes 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Rhodes College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,400 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Rhodes 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.

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

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

Rhodes College Location and Maps



Post Address: Rhodes College, 2000 North Parkway, Memphis, Tennessee 38112-1690, USA
Location Map - Street View:
Rhodes College Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Rhodes College Location Map - City View

Learn More About Rhodes College

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Tennessee Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Our listing contains 46 accounting and finance schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Chattanooga, Knoxville, Murfreesboro, Clarksville, Cleveland, and 21 other cities. Around 2,000 accounting and finance diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition cost for accounting and finance programs in TN is roughly $22,700.

Art
Learn about 34 art schools and colleges in Memphis, Nashville, Chattanooga, Harrogate, Maryville, Crump, Knoxville, and 18 other cities. About 800 art diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for art degree programs in TN is about $23,700.

Biology
Read information about 43 biology schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Chattanooga, Knoxville, Murfreesboro, Jackson, McKenzie, and 23 more cities. Around 2,100 biology diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for biology degree programs in TN is roughly $25,200.

Business
Our listing contains 76 business schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Knoxville, Chattanooga, Jackson, Clarksville, Cordova, and 30 more cities. Approximately 7,300 business diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition price for business programs in TN is roughly $19,800.

Chemistry
Get details on 33 chemistry schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Chattanooga, Jackson, Milligan College, Jefferson City, Athens, and 20 other cities. Approximately 900 chemistry diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition price for chemistry degree programs in TN is roughly $24,400.

Computer Science
We list 79 computer science schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Knoxville, Chattanooga, Jackson, Clarksville, Murfreesboro, and 36 other cities. About 2,100 computer science diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition cost for computer science programs in TN is around $17,600.

Economics
Read information about 18 economics schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Johnson City, Harrogate, Murfreesboro, Bristol, Martin, and 11 more cities. Approximately 700 economics degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for economics programs in TN is approximately $32,700.

English and Literature
Our listing contains 40 english and literature schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Knoxville, Jackson, Chattanooga, Dayton, Lebanon, and 23 more cities. Around 1,300 english and literature diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for english and literature degree programs in TN is about $24,800.

Ethnic and Cultural Studies
Detailed information about 13 ethnic and cultural studies schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Bristol, Jackson, Sewanee, Knoxville, Collegedale, and Johnson City. Around 200 ethnic and cultural studies diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition price for ethnic and cultural studies degree programs in TN is approximately $29,500.

Foreign Languages
We reviewed 24 foreign languages schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Chattanooga, Bristol, Jefferson City, Sewanee, Cookeville, and 14 more cities. Around 600 foreign languages diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for foreign languages programs in TN - $27,500.

History
Get details on 39 history schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Chattanooga, Knoxville, Jackson, Collegedale, Johnson City, and 22 other cities. Approximately 900 history diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for history degree programs in TN is about $24,000.

Management
We reviewed 84 management schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Chattanooga, Knoxville, Jackson, Cordova, Cookeville, and 31 other cities. About 8,300 management diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition for management programs in TN - $20,200.

Mathematics
Read about 35 mathematics schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Chattanooga, Jackson, Athens, Greeneville, Martin, and 21 other cities. Around 500 mathematics degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for mathematics degree programs in TN is roughly $25,800.

Medical
Get details on 73 medical schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Chattanooga, Knoxville, Clarksville, Jackson, Murfreesboro, and 31 more cities. Around 5,500 medical diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for medical programs in TN is roughly $17,700.

Music
Our listing contains 38 music schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Chattanooga, Jackson, Clarksville, McKenzie, Athens, and 22 more cities. Approximately 1,300 music degrees are granted every year. Average tuition cost for music degree programs in TN: $23,000.

Natural Resources and Environment
Our listing contains 16 natural resources and environment schools and colleges in Nashville, Harriman, Memphis, Cleveland, Knoxville, Henderson, Sewanee, and 12 more cities. About 300 natural resources and environment degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for natural resources and environment degree programs in TN: $24,100.

Philosophy
Detailed information about 24 philosophy schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Chattanooga, Knoxville, Jackson, Dayton, Maryville, and 13 other cities. About 300 philosophy degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for philosophy degree programs in TN is approximately $28,000.

Physics
Our listing contains 23 physics schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Jackson, Collegedale, Bristol, Johnson City, Henderson, and 12 other cities. Approximately 400 physics diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition cost for physics programs in TN: $27,500.

Political Science
Learn more about 26 political science schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Athens, Jackson, Murfreesboro, Cookeville, Martin, and 16 more cities. Around 1,100 political science diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for political science programs in TN: $26,500.

Psychology
Learn more about 42 psychology schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Chattanooga, Knoxville, Pulaski, Athens, Greeneville, and 23 other cities. Approximately 3,000 psychology degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for psychology degree programs in TN is approximately $22,700.

Sociology and Anthropology
We list 26 sociology and anthropology schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Jackson, Athens, Knoxville, Clarksville, Martin, and 15 other cities. Around 800 sociology and anthropology diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for sociology and anthropology programs in TN is around $23,700.

Theater and Drama
Read about 28 theater and drama schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Chattanooga, Jackson, Maryville, Dayton, Madison, and 17 other cities. About 400 theater and drama degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition for theater and drama degree programs in TN is around $20,800.

Theology and Religion
Read about 36 theology and religion schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Knoxville, Jackson, Cleveland, Dayton, Chattanooga, and 18 more cities. Around 1,100 theology and religion diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition charges for theology and religion programs in TN is approximately $19,300.

Urban Development
Our directory contains 6 urban development schools and colleges in Nashville, Memphis, Knoxville, and Johnson City. Around 100 urban development degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for urban development degree programs in TN: $23,400.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges