Sweet Briar College

Acceptance Rate 80.03 %
SAT Average 1,140
2023 Tuition & Fees $23,590
Student Population 454
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $15,859

Academic Overview

Sweet Briar College Campus, Sweet Briar, VA
Sweet Briar College is a private (not-for-profit), four-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 2023 tuition & fees is $23,590 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $11,400.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 454 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 80.03% and the graduation rate is 42% 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.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Sweet Briar's tuition & fees is $23,590. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $11,400.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Sweet Briar. The acceptance rate of Sweet Briar is 80.03% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 18.55%. The average graduation rate is 42% and the transfer-out rate is 42%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $15,859 and 85% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 454 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Sweet Briar College is 80.03 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Sweet Briar College is 42 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Sweet Briar College is 42 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Sweet Briar College is 71 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Sweet Briar College is 454
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Sweet Briar College is 10 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
10 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $15,859 at Sweet Briar College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address134 Chapel Drive, Sweet Briar, VA 24595-9998
Online Applicationsbc.edu/admissions/apply-now/
Financial Aidwww.sbc.edu/financial-aid
Net Price Calculatorhttps://sbc.edu/financial-aid/net-price-calculator/
Veterans Tuitionwww.sbc.edu/financial-aid/veterans-benefits/
Disability Servicesbc.edu/accessibility-services/services-for-students-with-disabilities/

Offered Degrees

Sweet Briar offers 28 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 Degree260
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:561)
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