#9 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

Sweet Briar College

Sweet Briar, Virginia

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National Rank
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Location Sweet Briar, Virginia
Online sbc.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Small Suburban
Sweet Briar College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Sweet Briar, Virginia, Sweet Briar College is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 654 prospective students applied, and 495 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 110 enrolled in the school.  332 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 5 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $21,000 plus fees of $0. Sweet Briar College is ranked 455 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 990/1210
ACT 20/26
GPA 3.51
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Feb 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Sweet Briar College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,250
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $13,000
Budget for Other Expenses$2,850
Total One Year Cost$38,100

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$41,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
70% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Sweet Briar College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 14%
Visual and Performing Arts 14%
Biology 12%
Business 12%
Psychology 9%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=233718 IPEDS survey data for Sweet Briar College.