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Vassar College

Poughkeepsie, New York

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Overview

Student Population
2,435
Vassar College overview
Location Poughkeepsie, New York
Online vassar.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Vassar College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

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 8,663 prospective students applied, and 2,126 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 588 enrolled in the school.  2,409 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 26 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $60,030 plus fees of $900. Vassar is ranked 41 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

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

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

Rankings

Rankings for Vassar College within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Exceptional
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SAT 1360/1520
ACT 32/34
Estimated GPA 3.86
Applications Accepted
24.5% 
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Applications Due Jan 1, 2022
Applicant Competition Very High
Application Fee $65

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$60,030
Costs for Vassar College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$900
Other Fees$900
Room and Board $14,990
Budget for Other Expenses$1,350
Total One Year Cost$78,170

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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.

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