Sweet Briar College

Acceptance Rate 76 %
SAT Average 1,100
Tuition & Fees $22,700
Student Population 337
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $29,948

Academic Overview

Sweet Briar College Campus, Sweet Briar, VA
Sweet Briar College is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Sweet Briar, Virginia. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $22,700 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 337 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 76% and the graduation rate is 34% last year.
The salary after graduation from Sweet Briar College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $43,500. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Sweet Briar College are $22,700. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $11,130 on average.
Sweet Briar College 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Sweet Briar. The acceptance rate of Sweet Briar is 76% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 22%. The average graduation rate is 34% and the transfer-out rate is 40%. The average received amount of financial aid is $29,948 and 85% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 337 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Sweet Briar College is 76 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Sweet Briar College is 34 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Sweet Briar College is 40 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Sweet Briar College is 73 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Sweet Briar College is 337
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Sweet Briar College is 7 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
7 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $29,948 at Sweet Briar College.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Sweet Briar offers 37 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree350
Master's Degree20

Special Learning Opportunities

Sweet Briar College does not offer online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassNo
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:637)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Sweet Briar College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges