St Olaf College

Northfield, Minnesota


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St Olaf College overview
Location Northfield, Minnesota
Online stolaf.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Evangelical Lutheran Church
St Olaf College overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad

Located in Northfield, Minnesota, St Olaf College is a mid-size four year private college offering undergraduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Evangelical Lutheran Church faith. In the most recent statistical year 5,496 prospective students applied, and 2,743 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 809 enrolled in the school.  3,023 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 25 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $47,840 plus fees of $0. St Olaf is ranked 102 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
St Olaf College overview
SAT 1190/1410
ACT 25/32
GPA 3.62
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 15, 2020
Applicant Competition Average

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for St Olaf College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $10,850
Budget for Other Expenses$900
Total One Year Cost$60,590

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$53,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
85% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by St Olaf College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 16%
Biology 12%
Visual and Performing Arts 10%
Physical Sciences 8%
Mathematics 8%

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Nov 5, 2017
A****** from Northfield

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May 27, 2016
C******n from Vernon Hills

Great campus, great academics, great professors, small class size, friendly people from all over the world, great career development center, nice town with a lot of vitality because it is shared with Carlton College down the street.

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