Rhodes College: Review & Facts

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Rhodes College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,065 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1848 and is one of the 25 colleges located in Memphis, Tennessee.

Rhodes College is affiliated with Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
37
Fair
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 37 majors. The most popular concentrations are Biology, Management, Business, Political Science, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
91%
Good
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.

Rhodes College student retention rate is very high at 91% (well above Tennessee average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
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
$43,400
High
Average tuition prices are extremely high, about $43,000 annually. The additional fees at Rhodes College (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $400; this comes to a total of $43,400 annually.

Read the details about Rhodes 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
47%
Doable
According to government data, 4,666 applications were submitted and 2,187 were accepted; so it is pretty 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
Unsafe
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 1,500 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
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