|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||13%|
|Student to faculty ratio||9:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,130 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Sarah Lawrence College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 3,068 applications and 1,589 students were granted admission. Sarah Lawrence College is at the #50 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 Fall 2016, 28% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 47% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1170 to 1400|
|ACT||27 to 31|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Sarah Lawrence College's tuition was $51,196 for all students regardless of residency (91.1% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 81% of Sarah Lawrence 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 $4,432 (which is 0.7% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Sarah Lawrence College in 2016-2017, was 172, which is 49% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $3,851 (which is 34.7% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Sarah Lawrence College has enrolled a total of 1,736 students (1,668 students full-time and 68 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,736 students, 41 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 26% men and 74% women and 1,438 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 298 for graduates studies.
Non-resident alien: 13%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 13%
Two or more races: 6%
Black/African American: 5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 7 largest majors offered at Sarah Lawrence 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|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||47%||558|
|English Language And Literature/letters||7%||86|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||7%||84|
|Visual And Performing Arts||3%||30|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||1%||12|
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 Sarah Lawrence 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 Sarah Lawrence College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $28,900. Last year, out of the total 390 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 347 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 385 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 327 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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