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Details for Brevard College

Basics
Description:

Brevard College is a baccalaureate, residential, church-affiliated institution situated in the Southern Appalachian mountains offering an education in theoretical and applied liberal arts.

Read more about Brevard College in articles from the Pope Center for Higher Education Policy.

Public or Private: Private
Average High School GPA: 2.90
Average SAT Score (Out of 2400): 1290-1590
ACT Score: 17-22
6-Year Graduation Rate: 35%
Acceptance Rate: 55%
Student-Faculty Ratio: 9:1
Undergraduate Enrollment: 627
HBCU: No
Women's College: No
Religious Affiliation: United Methodist
Location: Suburban
Website: http://www.brevard.edu/
Academic Quality
General Education Rating: C
Shakespeare: No
Academic Transparency: Not Transparent
Financial Matters
In State Tuition: $25,200.00
Out of State Tuition: $25,200.00
Average Starting Salary of Graduates: $38,500.00
Average Student Debt of Graduates: $23,016.00
Good Economic Value?: Poor
Percentage of Funding Provided by Taxpayers: 4.00%
Percentage of Alumni who Give: 7.00%
Politicization
FIRE's Free Speech Rating: Red
Alternative Newspaper: Yes
Student Political Involvement: Non-Political
Faculty Political Balance: Balanced
Board of Trustees Political Balance: Balanced
Pope Center for Higher Education Policy Articles

These articles mention Brevard College:

Out of School and Into the Red: Debt-to-salary ratios reveal which North Carolina schools give students a good payback. (September 2, 2011)

Subdued Beginnings: The times are somber and the commencement speakers are serious. (May 15, 2011)

The Winners Are...Democrats!: The Pope Center's College Finder project reveals that the faculty at North Carolina colleges are mostly Democrats. (April 8, 2011)

How Does Your University Measure Up?: The Pope Center and ACTA examine the state of general education at colleges and universities in North Carolina. (February 24, 2011)

The Truth about Campus Crime: In spite of the headlines, campuses are generally safe; watch out for the neighborhood, though. (December 6, 2010)

In Defense of Pervasive Sectarianism: A recent ruling by the North Carolina Court of Appeals places a needless burden on the state’s religiously based private colleges. (August 30, 2010)

Do North Carolina Students Have Freedom of Speech? (February 7, 2010)

To Be or Not To Be: Shakespeare in the English Department (September 27, 2007)