|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||8%|
|Student to faculty ratio||12:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,019 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Colby-Sawyer College is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,989 applications and 1,731 students were granted admission. Colby-Sawyer College is at the #85 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
In 2016-2017 academic year, Colby-Sawyer College's tuition was $39,200 for all students regardless of residency (46.3% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 99% of Colby-Sawyer College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 33% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,149 (which is 5.7% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Colby-Sawyer College in 2016-2017, was 211, which is 79% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,322 (which is 9.7% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Colby-Sawyer College has enrolled a total of 1,111 students (1,014 students full-time and 97 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,111 students, 26 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 30% men and 70% women and 1,095 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 16 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 46 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 11%
Non-resident alien: 8%
Black/African American: 6%
Two or more races: 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Colby-Sawyer 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|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||17%||74|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||13%||56|
|Visual And Performing Arts||7%||28|
|Natural Resources And Conservation||5%||22|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||3%||12|
|Philosophy And Religious Studies||1%||4|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||0%||0|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||0%||0|
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 Colby-Sawyer 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 Colby-Sawyer College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $33,900. Last year, out of the total 319 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 319 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 420 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 395 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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