Overview

Student Population
1,917
National Rank
#35
Colby College overview
Location Waterville, Maine
Online colby.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Colby College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad

Located in Waterville, Maine, Colby College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 11,190 prospective students applied, and 1,767 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 552 enrolled in the school.  1,917 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 0 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $52,890 plus fees of $2,320. Colby College is ranked 35 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Elite 
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SAT 1400/1530
ACT 31/33
GPA 3.86
Applications Accepted
15.8% 
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Applications Due Jan 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Very High

Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$52,890
Costs for Colby College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$800
Other Fees$2,320
Room and Board $14,190
Budget for Other Expenses$1,002
Total One Year Cost$71,202

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$73,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
91% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Colby College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 23%
General Studies 13%
Biology 10%
English and Literature 8%
Physical Sciences 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=161086 IPEDS survey data for Colby College.