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Vassar College

Poughkeepsie, New York

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Overview

Student Population
2,456
Vassar College overview
Location Poughkeepsie, New York
Online vassar.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
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Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Poughkeepsie, New York, Vassar College is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 8,312 prospective students applied, and 2,043 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 686 enrolled in the school.  2,442 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 14 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $56,130 plus fees of $830. Vassar is ranked 43 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

10/10
Overall
10/10
Academics
10/10
Resources
9/10
Outcomes

Vassar is rated within the top 10% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 10 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Getting In

Admission Standards
Elite
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SAT 1370/1510
ACT 31/33
GPA 3.8
Applications Accepted
24.6% 
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Applications Due Jan 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Very High

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$56,130
Costs for Vassar College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$900
Other Fees$830
Room and Board $13,550
Budget for Other Expenses$1,350
Total One Year Cost$72,760

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$58,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
91% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Vassar College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 25%
Visual and Performing Arts 14%
English and Literature 10%
Biology 9%
Foreign Languages 8%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=197133 IPEDS survey data for Vassar College.