Selected Colleges Comparison

Academic OverviewKey Fact

Institutional Characteristics

The following table compares the basic academic information between selected colleges. By school type, all 5 selected colleges are private. By school level, all 5 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
Academic Comparison - Selected Colleges
NameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
Liberty UniversityLynchburg, VAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Marymount UniversityArlington, VAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Randolph CollegeLynchburg, VAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master
Shenandoah UniversityWinchester, VAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Union Presbyterian SeminaryRichmond, VAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeMaster, Doctorate

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $29,406 for State residents and $30,036 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 87.75% and graduation rate is 56.25%. The following table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
Key Facts Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateGraduation RateStudent Faculty RatioStudent Population
Liberty University $22,713 99% 54% 17:193,349
Marymount University $36,050 84% 54% 14:13,294
Randolph College $26,890 94% 56% 8:1566
Shenandoah University $34,490 74% 61% 10:14,174
Union Presbyterian Seminary - - - -169
Average$29,406 / $30,03687.75%56.25%12.25:120,310