Randolph-Macon College
Ashland, VA 23005-5505

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system 4-1-4
Total enrollment 1,446
Religious affiliation United Methodist
Students with disability 12%
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 1,290 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
No
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

61%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Randolph-Macon College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 2,842 applications and 1,745 students were granted admission. Randolph-Macon College is at the #59 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, 37% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 88% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT975 to 1190
ACT22 to 26
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Randolph-Macon College's tuition was $37,630 for all students regardless of residency (40.5% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$26,202
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$37,630
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$37,630
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Randolph-Macon College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 23% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,089 (which is 7.1% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Randolph-Macon College in 2016-2017, was 253, which is 63% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,871 (which is 16.6% above the national average.)

$4,089
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$6,871
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
100%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Randolph-Macon College has enrolled a total of 1,446 students (1,415 students full-time and 31 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,446 students, 42 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

1,446
Total Enrollment
42
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 78%

Black/African American: 8%

Hispanic: 4%

Two or more races: 4%

Asian: 2%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Randolph-Macon 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
Social Sciences 22% 42
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 14% 26
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 6% 12
Mathematics And Statistics 4% 8
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies 3% 6
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 3% 6
Visual And Performing Arts 3% 6
Natural Resources And Conservation 2% 4
Physical Sciences 2% 4
History 2% 4

Graduation & Dropout Rates

59%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

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 Randolph-Macon College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

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Still enrolled
30%
Dropout rate
10%
Transfered out

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.

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Nearby Colleges

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13 mile away
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13.8 mile away
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