Student Population
National Rank
Roanoke College overview
Location Salem, Virginia
Online roanoke.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Evangelical Lutheran Church
Roanoke College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad

Located in Salem, Virginia, Roanoke College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Evangelical Lutheran Church faith. In the most recent statistical year 5,117 prospective students applied, and 3,438 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 557 enrolled in the school.  1,973 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 62 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $41,110 plus fees of $1,709. Roanoke College is ranked 325 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1120/1300
ACT 22/27
GPA 3.44
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Roanoke College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$1,709
Room and Board $13,258
Budget for Other Expenses$2,250
Total One Year Cost$59,327


Average Salary After 10 Years
$51,200 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
69% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Roanoke College students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 25%
Social Sciences 16%
Psychology 10%
History 9%
Visual and Performing Arts 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=233426 IPEDS survey data for Roanoke College.