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Davidson College

Davidson, North Carolina

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Student Population
Davidson College overview
Location Davidson, North Carolina
Online davidson.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA)
Davidson College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad

Located in Davidson, North Carolina, Davidson College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (USA) faith. In the most recent statistical year 6,434 prospective students applied, and 1,145 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 547 enrolled in the school.  1,973 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 0 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2021/2022, excluding room and board, is $54,460 plus fees of $740. Davidson is ranked 38 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2023 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



Davidson is rated within the top 9% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 10 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1300/1460
ACT 30/33
GPA 3.81
Applications Accepted
Davidson College overview
Applications Due Jan 2, 2023
Applicant Competition Very High
Application Fee $50

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Davidson College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$740
Room and Board $15,225
Budget for Other Expenses$1,775
Total One Year Cost$73,200

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$63,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
92% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Davidson College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 28%
Biology 11%
Psychology 11%
Foreign Languages 11%
English and Literature 11%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=198385 IPEDS survey data for Davidson College.

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