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2021 Top Virginia Men's D3 Baseball Schools

15 Colleges
$36,137 Avg Tuition & Fees*
45% Avg 4-Year Grad Rate*

It's not easy to decide which college to attend when there are so many options available for student athletes. Our mission at College Factual is to arm you with as much information as we can to help you make that decision. Our Best Colleges for Division III Men's Baseball in Virginia ranking is one tool we have developed to help in this regard.

Our analysis looked at 15 schools in Virginia to determine which ones were the best for D3 Men's Baseball athletes in Virginia. Instead of depending on subjective information, we focus on objective factors to determine this ranking. These factors include such things as the athletic competitiveness of the school and the school's overall quality. This means that a school must provide students with a great education in addition to having a good sports team if it wants to rank well.

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Top Colleges in Virginia for D3 Men's Baseball athletes in Virginia

See which schools came out on top of our ranking:

#1

Washington and Lee University

Lexington, Virginia

Our analysis found Washington and Lee University to be the best school for D3 Men’s Baseball athletes in Virginia in this year’s ranking. Washington and Lee is a small private not-for-profit school situated in Lexington, Virginia. It awarded 564 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

On the financial side of things, the D3 Men’s Baseball team at Washington and Lee made $208,943 in revenue.

The student-to-faculty ratio of 8 to 1 is a sign that students will have more opportunities to engage with their professors one-on-one. In addition to its Best Colleges for Division III Men’s Baseball in Virginia ranking, and one of the reasons why the school is on the list, Washington and Lee is ranked #1 for overall quality in Virginia.

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#2

Shenandoah University

Winchester, Virginia

Out of the 15 schools in Virginia that were part of this year’s ranking, Shenandoah University landed the #2 spot on the list. Located in Winchester, Virginia, the small private not-for-profit school handed out 570 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

On the financial side of things, the D3 Men’s Baseball team at Shenandoah made $380,181 in revenue.

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#3

Christopher Newport University

Newport News, Virginia

A rank of #3 on our list means Christopher Newport University is a great place for D3 Men’s Baseball athletes in Virginia working on their bachelor’s degree. This small public school is located in Newport News, Virginia, and it awarded 1,172 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

The D3 Men’s Baseball team at CNU brought home $228,066 in revenue in a single year.

The school has an excellent freshman retention rate of 88%, which means students like the school well enough to return for a second year. CNU also claimed a spot on our overall quality list. It’s in the top 20% of all schools in this category.

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#4

Randolph - Macon College

Ashland, Virginia

You’ll join some of the best athletes around if you attend Randolph - Macon College. The school came in at #4 in this year’s ranking. Randolph - Macon is located in Ashland, Virginia and, has a small student population. In 2018-2019, this school awarded 386 bachelor’s degrees to qualified undergraduates.

On the financial side of things, the D3 Men’s Baseball team at Randolph - Macon made $245,506 in revenue.

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#5

Roanoke College

Salem, Virginia

The excellent sports programs at Roanoke College helped the school earn the #5 place on this year’s ranking of the best schools for D3 Men’s Baseball athletes in Virginia. Roanoke College is a small private not-for-profit school located in Salem, Virginia that handed out 474 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

On the financial side of things, the D3 Men’s Baseball team at Roanoke made $169,712 in revenue.

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#6

University of Mary Washington

Fredericksburg, Virginia

University of Mary Washington ranked #6 on this year’s Best Colleges for Division III Men’s Baseball in Virginia list. University of Mary Washington is a small public school located in Fredericksburg, Virginia that handed out 1,087 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

UMW brought in $215,161 while tallying up $195,640 in expenses for its D3 Men’s Baseball team. Thus, the team actually made $19,521, which isn’t bad at all.

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#7

Eastern Mennonite University

Harrisonburg, Virginia

Eastern Mennonite University came in at #7 in this year’s edition of the Best Colleges for Division III Men’s Baseball in Virginia ranking. Eastern Mennonite is located in Harrisonburg, Virginia and, has a small student population. In 2018-2019, this school awarded 350 bachelor’s degrees to qualified undergraduates.

On the financial side of things, the D3 Men’s Baseball team at Eastern Mennonite made $177,771 in revenue.

The student-to-faculty ratio of 9 to 1 is a sign that students will have more opportunities to engage with their professors one-on-one.

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#8

University of Lynchburg

Lynchburg, Virginia

University of Lynchburg landed the #8 spot on the 2021 Best Colleges for Division III Men’s Baseball in Virginia ranking. Lynchburg is a private not-for-profit institution located in Lynchburg, Virginia. The school has a small population, and it awarded 480 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

The D3 Men’s Baseball team at Lynchburg brought home $240,760 in revenue in a single year.

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#9

Marymount University

Arlington, Virginia

Marymount University came in at #9 in this year’s edition of the Best Colleges for Division III Men’s Baseball in Virginia ranking. Arlington, Virginia is the setting for this small institution of higher learning. The private not-for-profit school handed out bachelor’s degrees to 551 students in 2018-2019.

On the financial side of things, the D3 Men’s Baseball team at Marymount made $206,569 in revenue.

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#10

Virginia Wesleyan University

Virginia Beach, Virginia

With a ranking of #10, Virginia Wesleyan University did quite well on the 2021 Best Colleges for Division III Men’s Baseball in Virginia ranking. Virginia Beach, Virginia is the setting for this small institution of higher learning. The private not-for-profit school handed out bachelor’s degrees to 288 students in 2018-2019.

The D3 Men’s Baseball team at VWU brought home $183,464 in revenue in a single year.

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#11

Emory and Henry College

Emory, Virginia

With a ranking of #11, Emory and Henry College did quite well on the 2021 Best Colleges for Division III Men’s Baseball in Virginia ranking. Emory & Henry College is a small private not-for-profit school situated in Emory, Virginia. It awarded 249 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

The D3 Men’s Baseball team at Emory & Henry College brought home $238,512 in revenue in a single year.

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#12

Bridgewater College

Bridgewater, Virginia

Bridgewater College came in at #12 in this year’s edition of the Best Colleges for Division III Men’s Baseball in Virginia ranking. Bridgewater is located in Bridgewater, Virginia and, has a small student population. In 2018-2019, this school awarded 415 bachelor’s degrees to qualified undergraduates.

Speaking financially, the D3 Men’s Baseball team at Bridgewater took home $183,619 in revenue.

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#13

Ferrum College

Ferrum, Virginia

Ferrum College ranked #13 on this year’s Best Colleges for Division III Men’s Baseball in Virginia list. Ferrum, Virginia is the setting for this small institution of higher learning. The private not-for-profit school handed out bachelor’s degrees to 209 students in 2018-2019.

On the financial side of things, the D3 Men’s Baseball team at Ferrum College made $219,988 in revenue.

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#14

Southern Virginia University

Buena Vista, Virginia

Southern Virginia University ranked #14 on this year’s Best Colleges for Division III Men’s Baseball in Virginia list. This small private not-for-profit school is located in Buena Vista, Virginia, and it awarded 168 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

The D3 Men’s Baseball team at SVU brought home $179,325 in revenue in a single year.

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#15

Averett University

Danville, Virginia

Averett University ranked #15 on this year’s Best Colleges for Division III Men’s Baseball in Virginia list. Danville, Virginia is the setting for this small institution of higher learning. The private not-for-profit school handed out bachelor’s degrees to 195 students in 2018-2019.

On the financial side of things, the D3 Men’s Baseball team at AU made $123,540 in revenue.

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*Avg Tuition and Fees and Avg 4-Year Grad Rate are for the top 15 schools only.

References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of our data about colleges.
  • Revenue and expense information comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s Equity in Athletics Data Analysis (EADA) website.
  • The academic progress rate (APR) of each team was made available by the NCAA.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Information about the national average student loan default rate is from the U.S. Department of Education and refers to data about the 2016 borrower cohort tracking period for which the cohort default rate (CDR) was 10.1%.

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