Averett University: Review & Facts

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

Averett University is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 880 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1859 and is one of the 4 colleges and schools located in Danville, Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
56
Fair
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are available at Averett University.

Averett University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 56 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Medical, Criminal Justice, Occupational Therapy, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
70%
Fair
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 positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Averett University student retention rate is fair at 70% (close to Virginia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Averett University is low: 33%.

Student to faculty ratio at Averett University is pretty good: 13:1. Find out more details on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$31,900
High
Average tuition prices are extremely high, about $30,900 a year. The additional fees at Averett University not covered by tuition are approximately $1,000; which comes to a total of $31,900 per year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
61%
Doable
According to government data, 2,262 applications were submitted and 1,386 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get accepted at this school.

This college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Averett University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,900
Medium
Averett University offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Averett University, 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-
Unsafe
Averett University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 600 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable, around $5,900 annually.

Based on the college crime numbers, Averett University seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Averett University Location and Maps



Post Address: Averett University, 420 W Main St, Danville, Virginia 24541, USA
Location Map - Street View:
Averett University Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Averett University Location Map - City View

Learn More About Averett University

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Virginia Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Read about 63 accounting and finance schools and colleges in Richmond, Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Hampton, Lynchburg, Danville, Charlottesville, and 37 more cities. Around 3,300 accounting and finance degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition for accounting and finance programs in VA - $23,000.

Aerospace and Aeronautical
Our listing contains 5 aerospace and aeronautical schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Charlottesville, Hampton, Blacksburg, and Danville. Approximately 400 aerospace and aeronautical diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition price for aerospace and aeronautical programs in VA - $24,000.

Agriculture
Our directory contains 17 agriculture schools and colleges in Danville, Charlottesville, Petersburg, Alberta, Locust Grove, Richmond, Blacksburg, and 13 other cities. Around 500 agriculture diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition cost for agriculture programs in VA is around $24,700.

Art
Learn more about 35 art schools and colleges in Norfolk, Richmond, Lynchburg, Arlington, Harrisonburg, Bridgewater, Hampton, and 24 more cities. Approximately 1,000 art degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for art programs in VA - $28,000.

Biology
Read information about 50 biology schools and colleges in Norfolk, Richmond, Lynchburg, Roanoke, Charlottesville, Hampton, Lexington, and 32 more cities. Around 5,500 biology diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition for biology programs in VA is roughly $24,700.

Business
We list 89 business schools and colleges in Richmond, Lynchburg, Norfolk, Arlington, Virginia Beach, Roanoke, Annandale, and 49 other cities. Approximately 12,700 business diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for business programs in VA is around $20,100.

Communication and Journalism
Our directory contains 33 communication and journalism schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Arlington, Danville, Virginia Beach, Harrisonburg, and 20 other cities. Approximately 2,200 communication and journalism diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for communication and journalism degree programs in VA - $22,700.

Computer Science
Detailed information about 92 computer science schools and colleges in Richmond, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Arlington, Lynchburg, Salem, Fairfax, and 48 more cities. Around 6,400 computer science degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for computer science programs in VA is approximately $20,000.

Criminal Justice
Read about 68 criminal justice schools and colleges in Richmond, Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Arlington, Lynchburg, Danville, Hampton, and 38 other cities. Around 3,900 criminal justice diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for criminal justice programs in VA - $19,000.

Education
We reviewed 45 education schools and colleges in Norfolk, Richmond, Arlington, Lynchburg, Annandale, Danville, Harrisonburg, and 26 more cities. Approximately 9,000 education diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for education degree programs in VA: $22,600.

English and Literature
Our directory contains 44 english and literature schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Harrisonburg, Fairfax, Lexington, Blacksburg, and 32 more cities. Around 2,900 english and literature degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition for english and literature programs in VA is about $27,400.

Flight and Aviation
Read about 8 flight and aviation schools and colleges in Danville, Manassas, Weyers Cave, Lynchburg, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach, and Hampton. Approximately 400 flight and aviation diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for flight and aviation degree programs in VA - $15,700.

General Studies
Learn more about 59 general studies schools and colleges in Norfolk, Danville, Lynchburg, Richmond, Charlottesville, Harrisonburg, Arlington, and 41 other cities. Around 19,700 general studies degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition for general studies degree programs in VA is about $13,000.

History
Learn about 39 history schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Lexington, Harrisonburg, Bridgewater, Fredericksburg, and 28 other cities. Around 1,700 history diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition for history degree programs in VA is approximately $28,600.

Management
We reviewed 94 management schools and colleges in Richmond, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Lynchburg, Arlington, Roanoke, Newport News, and 49 more cities. Around 12,800 management degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for management degree programs in VA is about $19,600.

Marketing and Advertising
We reviewed 20 marketing and advertising schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Virginia Beach, Fairfax, Petersburg, Blacksburg, Glen Allen, and 14 other cities. About 1,000 marketing and advertising degrees are granted each year. Average tuition cost for marketing and advertising programs in VA is around $23,500.

Mathematics
Learn more about 39 mathematics schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Danville, Harrisonburg, Lexington, Bridgewater, and 27 other cities. About 1,000 mathematics degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for mathematics programs in VA - $29,300.

Medical
Read information about 79 medical schools and colleges in Richmond, Lynchburg, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Arlington, Danville, Fairfax, and 44 other cities. About 6,900 medical diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition for medical degree programs in VA is roughly $20,800.

Music
We reviewed 38 music schools and colleges in Norfolk, Lynchburg, Hampton, Richmond, Harrisonburg, Bridgewater, Petersburg, and 27 other cities. Around 800 music diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition charges for music degree programs in VA - $24,200.

Natural Resources and Environment
Learn more about 37 natural resources and environment schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Danville, Roanoke, Radford, Williamsburg, and 28 more cities. Approximately 800 natural resources and environment diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for natural resources and environment degree programs in VA is roughly $29,300.

Nursing
We list 74 nursing schools and colleges in Richmond, Norfolk, Roanoke, Lynchburg, Fairfax, Virginia Beach, Arlington, and 41 other cities. Around 7,600 nursing degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition price for nursing programs in VA is approximately $17,000.

Occupational Therapy
We reviewed 33 occupational therapy schools and colleges in Norfolk, Lynchburg, Harrisonburg, Roanoke, Danville, Richmond, Charlottesville, and 22 more cities. About 1,900 occupational therapy diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for occupational therapy degree programs in VA - $23,500.

Physical Therapy
Detailed information about 16 physical therapy schools and colleges in Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Hampton, Winchester, Arlington, Richmond, Newport News, and 11 more cities. Approximately 500 physical therapy diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for physical therapy programs in VA is around $23,100.

Political Science
Read about 38 political science schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Norfolk, Danville, Harrisonburg, Richmond, Lexington, Buena Vista, and 27 other cities. About 3,100 political science diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for political science programs in VA is approximately $29,800.

Psychology
Our listing contains 59 psychology schools and colleges in Norfolk, Richmond, Roanoke, Arlington, Lynchburg, Hampton, Glen Allen, and 39 more cities. About 9,000 psychology degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for psychology degree programs in VA is around $21,200.

Radiology Technology
Learn more about 16 radiology technology schools and colleges in Danville, Virginia Beach, Annandale, Richlands, Melfa, Colonial Heights, Roanoke, and 11 more cities. Approximately 300 radiology technology degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for radiology technology programs in VA is about $13,500.

Sociology and Anthropology
Learn about 33 sociology and anthropology schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Harrisonburg, Danville, Charlottesville, Lexington, and 22 more cities. About 1,700 sociology and anthropology diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition price for sociology and anthropology degree programs in VA: $26,600.

Theater and Drama
Our listing contains 44 theater and drama schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Charlottesville, Harrisonburg, Bluefield, Fredericksburg, and 30 more cities. Around 800 theater and drama degrees are granted each year. Average tuition for theater and drama programs in VA is roughly $24,200.

Theology and Religion
Our directory contains 38 theology and religion schools and colleges in Richmond, Lynchburg, Harrisonburg, Virginia Beach, Hampton, Fredericksburg, Bridgewater, and 24 other cities. About 4,500 theology and religion degrees are granted every year. Average tuition cost for theology and religion degree programs in VA - $15,600.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges