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Brevard College Data & Information Overview

If you want to know more about Brevard College, such as what majors does it offer, how diverse it is, how well it ranks, and more, this is your one-stop resource. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you'll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Brevard College Ranked?

2020 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Brevard College was awarded 13 badges in the 2020 rankings.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2020 analysis, Brevard College is ranked #1,589 out of 1,727 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality.

Brevard College also holds the #49 spot on the Best Colleges in North Carolina ranking.

See all of the rankings for Brevard College.

Is It Hard to Get Into Brevard College?

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Brevard College is a competitive 45%, so make sure you take your application seriously when putting it together. Even leaving out a minor detail could be a reason to move you to the rejection pile.

Learn more about Brevard College admissions.

Brevard College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At Brevard College, the student to faculty ratio is an excellent 9 to 1. That's much better than the national average of 15 to 1. This indicates that many classes will probably be small, and students will have ample opportunites to work closely with their professors and classmates.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Brevard College is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Brevard College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Brevard College this rate is 53%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  53 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate is the percent of first-time, full-time students who get their bachelor's degree with four years. At Brevard College this rate is 28%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  28 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Brevard College.

Good Overall Diversity at Brevard College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 677 undergraduates at Brevard College with 656 being full-time and 21 being part-time.

Brevard College Diversity Score

For each college and university, College Factual calculates an overall diversity score that takes four factors into account: gender, ethnicity, age, and home location of the student. Then, the schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest.

The overall diversity score for Brevard College is 71.07 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  71.07 out of 100
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How Much Does Brevard College Cost?

The overall average net price of Brevard College is $20,328. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Brevard College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$17,139 $17,773 $20,054 $24,501 $25,180

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Brevard College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Brevard College, approximately 77% of students took out student loans averaging $6,545 a year. That adds up to $26,180 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Brevard College is 13.6%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Brevard College Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Brevard College make about $31,600 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is about 23% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at Brevard College make the most money.

Location of Brevard College

Brevard College is a private not-for-profit institution located in Brevard, North Carolina. Brevard is a great place for students who enjoy small town life.

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Location of Brevard College

Contact details for Brevard College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: One Brevard College Drive, Brevard, NC 28712
Phone: 828-884-8332

Brevard College Majors

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Business Administration & Management 20 $27,500
Health & Physical Education 17 NA
Criminal Justice & Corrections 16 NA
Other Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 11 NA
Parks, Recreation & Leisure Studies 10 NA
Health Sciences & Services 9 NA
General English Literature 8 NA
Drama & Theater Arts 6 NA
General Psychology 5 NA
Mathematics 5 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Brevard College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

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