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#11 Best Public Universities in Virginia

Longwood University

Farmville, Virginia

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Overview

Student Population
4,841
Longwood University overview
Location Farmville, Virginia
Online longwood.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Remote Town
Longwood University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Farmville, Virginia, Longwood University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 6,724 prospective students applied, and 5,873 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 819 enrolled in the school.  3,550 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,291 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $8,180 plus fees of $5,730. Longwood University is ranked 665 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Ratings

5/10
Overall
4/10
Academics
5/10
Resources
6/10
Outcomes
2/10
Value

Longwood University is rated within the lower 42% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Longwood University within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very Easy
Longwood University overview
SAT 960/1140
ACT 18/23
GPA 3.52
Applications Accepted
87.3% 
Longwood University overview
Applications Due Mar 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $50

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Annual Cost to Attend

Virginia Resident Tuition
$8,180
In State Costs for Longwood University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,350
Other Fees$5,730
Room and Board $12,076
Budget for Other Expenses$2,348
Total One Year Cost$29,684
Out of State Resident Tuition
$24,620
Out of State Costs for Longwood University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,350
Other Fees$5,730
Room and Board $12,076
Budget for Other Expenses$2,348
Total One Year Cost$46,124

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$43,200 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
60% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Longwood University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 20%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 18%
Psychology 7%
Visual and Performing Arts 7%
Communication 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=232566 IPEDS survey data for Longwood University.

Current students may use the Longwood University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.