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Brevard College

Brevard, NC 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate43%
Acceptance Rate43%

About Brevard College

Brevard College Overview

Brevard College is a private, religious school in a small town setting in Brevard, North Carolina. Brevard College was founded in 1853 and currently enrolls around 828 students a year, including 828 undergrads. Brevard College provides housing for up to 558 students. Most students live in off campus housing, and 60% of students spend their weekends on campus.

Student Involvement at Brevard College

Love music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Brevard College's theater groups.

Are you interested in journalism and communications? Brevard College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

There are no fraternities or sororities at Brevard College, so it might be a good choice if you're not interested in Greek life.

Planning to play sports? Brevard College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Brevard College on the Student Life page.

2022 Brevard College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 43%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.1
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 69%
Tuition $28,400
Percent of Need Met 68%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $20,009

Is Brevard College a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can all provide a sense of how selective a school is.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a clearer view of what Brevard College offers and if the school seems like a good fit for you.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Brevard College

It is not difficult to get into Brevard College. The acceptance rate at Brevard College is 43%. Out of 2,858 applications received in 2022, 1,235 students were offered admission.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Brevard College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It guages how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Approximately 59% of students who start at Brevard College come back the next year. Around 43% of students who started at Brevard College earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outlook Brevard College Graduates

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with Brevard College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Brevard College's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

As of 2021, the total market value of Brevard College's endowment was $24.2 million. The average college endowment was $905 million in 2021. For each full-time student, Brevard College spends about $7,560 a year.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Brevard College

Tuition is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Brevard College meets 68% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $20,009 a year.

The average student debt for graduates in the class of 2022 was around $28,511 per student, not including those with no debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Brevard College.

Based on this information, does Brevard College seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Brevard College a good school for you?

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Where is Brevard College?

Brevard College is located in the small town setting of Brevard, North Carolina.

If you are interested in seeing Brevard College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 26/40 to Brevard, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Asheville Regional.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Brevard College and Brevard are like without leaving home.

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College Info

Brevard College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Brevard College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Brevard College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Brevard College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

17 - 22

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

22 and Above

Good

17 to 22

Avg

17 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Brevard College is 20. Students with an ACT score of 22 and above have a good chance of getting into Brevard College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 17 and 22 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 17 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Brevard College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Brevard College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$12,250

In State

$12,250

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
Unknown
Unknown
Fees
$1,850
$1,850
Housing
$10,400
$10,400
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

Wondering what life at Brevard College is like? There are approximately 828 students enrolled at Brevard College. 96% percent of students attend school full-time, 58% percent are from NC and 42% percent of students are from other states.

96%

Full Time

3%

Part Time

58%

In State

42%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

828

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

43%

Tuition and Fees

In State

Unknown

Out-of-State

Unknown

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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