Randolph College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Randolph College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 690 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1891 and is one of the 8 colleges located in Lynchburg, Virginia.

Randolph College is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
35
Fair
Randolph College will give you the option to earn a bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Randolph College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 35 majors. The most popular concentrations are Biology, Education, English and Literature, Political Science, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
77%
Good
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 typically a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Randolph College is fair at 77% (above Virginia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Randolph College is below average - 52%.

Student to faculty ratio at Randolph College is good, 10:1. Find out more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$35,500
High
Average tuition cost is extremely high - $34,800 annually. The additional fees at Randolph College not covered by tuition are nearly $700, which comes to $35,500 per academic year.

Read the details about Randolph 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
81%
Easy
As reported in recent data, 1,207 applications were submitted and 972 were accepted; so it is easy to be accepted at this school.

This school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

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

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,900
Medium
Randolph College offers study abroad programs.

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

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
Randolph College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 800 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- roughly $4,900 a year.

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

Randolph College Location and Maps



Post Address: Randolph College, 2500 Rivermont Ave, Lynchburg, Virginia 24503-1555, USA
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