|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Students with disability||8%|
|Student to faculty ratio||11:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,343 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Berea College is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,744 applications and only 572 students were granted admission. Berea College is at the #31 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 87% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 10% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1000 to 1220|
|ACT||22 to 27|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Berea College's tuition was $24,900 for all students regardless of residency (7.1% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Berea College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 91% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,631 (which is 5.3% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Berea College in 2016-2017, was 37, which is 9% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $2,690 (which is 54.4% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Berea College has enrolled a total of 1,665 students (1,616 students full-time and 49 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,665 students, 48 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 44% men and 56% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
Black/African American: 15%
Non-resident alien: 8%
Two or more races: 6%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Berea College.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies||13%||16|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||11%||14|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||7%||8|
|Mathematics And Statistics||7%||8|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||5%||6|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||5%||6|
|English Language And Literature/letters||3%||4|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||2%||2|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Berea College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Berea College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $22,400. Last year, out of the total 565 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 525 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 610 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 543 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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