Colby Sawyer College: Review & Facts

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Colby Sawyer College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,230 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1837 and is the only school located in New London, New Hampshire.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
32
Fair
At Colby Sawyer College you can receive your associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Colby Sawyer College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 32 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical, Management, Education, Occupational Therapy, and Sociology and Anthropology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
78%
Fair
It is important 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 typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Colby Sawyer College is fair at 78% (close to New Hampshire average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Colby Sawyer College is below average: 53%. About 39% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Colby Sawyer College is pretty good -- 12:1. Find out more information about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$39,000
High
Average tuition prices are extremely high, about $38,700 per year. The additional fees at Colby Sawyer College (not included in tuition costs) are around $300; this comes to a total of $39,000 per academic year.

Read the details about Colby Sawyer College 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
90%
According to recent data, 2,172 applications were submitted and 1,959 were accepted; so it is very easy to get accepted at this school.

This school might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Colby Sawyer College is $45.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Colby Sawyer College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (603) 526-3000 or check Colby Sawyer College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,300
Medium
Colby Sawyer College offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Colby Sawyer College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
Colby Sawyer College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,300 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable: approximately $6,300 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Colby Sawyer 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 data, Colby Sawyer College seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Colby Sawyer College Location and Maps



Post Address: Colby Sawyer College, 541 Main St, New London, New Hampshire 03257-7835, USA
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