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Berea College

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Rating

Private

Type

1,725

Students

$44,100

Tuition

30%

Acceptance

#165

Ranking

Distant Town

Campus Setting

Berea, KY

101 Chestnut Street, Berea, KY 40404-2182

Berea College is a small private college located in Berea, KY ranked 165th in the US. It has a total of 1,725 full-time undergraduate students and is somewhat competitive, accepting around 3/10ths of applicants. Berea College offers 44 different majors and is best known for its Agriculture, Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution, and Asian Studies programs (nationally ranked 6th, 10th, and 10th respectively). With an annual tuition of $44,100 per year, Berea College is rather high-priced. 61.07% of students graduate starting the next stage of their lives, joining the workforce. Open graduating, alumni go on to take in close to $33,700 per year, which is 19% below the national median.
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Cost

$44,700
Bellow Average

Berea College

$44,700

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$54,866

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$4,897

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

30%Acceptance
Average

Berea College

30%

National

69%
Sat

1090 - 1298

15% of students submit

Admissions Yield

69%

ACT

21 - 26

80% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$0

Students

1,725Undergrads
Very Small Student Population

Full-Time

100%

Part-Time

0%
Male

43%

In-state

83%

Female

57%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

4%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
9% Computer and Information Sciences, General8% Business Administration and Management, General6% Mass Communication/Media Studies77% Others

9% Computer and Information Sciences, General

8% Business Administration and Management, General

6% Mass Communication/Media Studies

77% Others

Computer and Information Sciences, General

9%

30 Graduates

Business Administration and Management, General

8%

29 Graduates

Mass Communication/Media Studies

6%

22 Graduates

Human Development and Family Studies, General

6%

20 Graduates

Psychology, General

5%

19 Graduates

Chemistry, General

5%

17 Graduates

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

4%

15 Graduates

Engineering Technology, General

4%

15 Graduates

Academics

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Professors
StudentsProfessors10:110:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

10

Number of Library Books

268,579

Academic Spend per Student

$16,835

Full-time Retention Rate

82%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$24,600/Year

Berea College

$24,600

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$24,600

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$33,700

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

61%