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Ferrum College
Location Ferrum, VA
Setting Distant Rural
Enrollment 972
Type Private 4 Year
National Ranking
Religious Affiliation United Methodist
Status Non-profit
Website ferrum.edu
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Ferrum College
Tuition (In State) $36,480
Tuition (Out of State) $36,480
Room & Board $12,400
Avg Net Price $23,344
Avg Grant Aid $26,690
% Receiving Grant Aid 100%


Ferrum College
Admission Chances Calculate
Applied 3,206
Admitted 2,431
Acceptance Rate 75.8%
Enrolled % 12.1%
Avg High School GPA 3.0
Typical High School Grades B
Admissions Standards Extremely Easy
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 15/19
SAT Range 910/1060
Submit Test Scores Considered but not required
Application Deadline


Ferrum College
Student to Faculty Ratio 13:1
Popular Majors
  • Business (20%)
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting (10%)
  • Liberal Arts and Humanities (8%)
  • Education (7%)
  • Psychology (6%)


Ferrum College
Graduation Rate 31%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $39,000
Making Student Loan Payments 49%
Median Student Loan Debt $28,000
Median Loan Payment $289


Ferrum College
% Men 58%
% Women 42%
Racial Diversity High
% White 52%
% Black 34%
% Hispanic 5%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 6%
% International 1%
% Unknown Race 1%


Ferrum College
% In-State 71%
% Out-of-State 26%


Ferrum College
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes Yes
Daycare Facility No
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/