#8 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

Liberty University

Lynchburg, Virginia

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Liberty University overview
Location Lynchburg, Virginia
Online liberty.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Small City
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Liberty University overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Lynchburg, Virginia, Liberty University is a large four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Baptist faith. Liberty University has an open admission policy which permits enrollment by any high school graduate or GED holding student.  41,809 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 37,343 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $21,271 plus fees of $1,313. Liberty University is ranked 440 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Requirements
Open Admission

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Liberty University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,251
Other Fees$1,313
Room and Board $10,217
Budget for Other Expenses$6,023
Total One Year Cost$40,075

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$39,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
47% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Liberty University students
Subject Percent of Class
Philosophy and Religious Studies 17%
Business 17%
Psychology 14%
General Studies 14%
Health Professions 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=232557 IPEDS survey data for Liberty University.