Selected Colleges Comparison

Academic OverviewKey Fact

Institutional Characteristics

The following table compares the basic academic information between selected colleges. By school type, all 3 selected colleges are private. By school level, all 3 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
Academic Comparison - Selected Colleges
NameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
Eastern Mennonite University Harrisonburg, VAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Sweet Briar College Sweet Briar, VAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master
Ascent College Hampton, VAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $21,950 for State residents and $23,960 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 87.63% and graduation rate is 48.50%. 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
Eastern Mennonite University $40,990 95.23% 55% 11:11,342
Sweet Briar College $23,590 80.03% 42% 10:1454
Ascent College $7,300 - - 6:168
Average$21,950 / $23,96087.63%48.50%9.00:1621