Randolph-Macon College

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$38,750

2.98% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$26,575

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

4.31%

Default Rate

2017 Acceptance Rate

62.2%

2,820 Applicants

2017 Enrolled Students

1,453

98.3% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

66.3%

271 Graduates

About

Randolph-Macon College is a higher education institution located in Hanover County, VA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Randolph-Macon College were General Communication (44 degrees awarded), General Business (37 degrees), and General Biological Sciences (36 degrees).

In 2017, 343 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Randolph-Macon College. 51% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 49% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (278 degrees), 11.6 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (24 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Randolph-Macon College is $38,750, which is $13,556 more than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Randolph-Macon College is $38,750, which is $13,556 more than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $26,575.

In 2017, 99% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 62% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$38,750

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Randolph-Macon College was $38,750. The cost of tuition at Randolph-Macon College is $13,556 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

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Average Net Price

$26,575

2017 Value

1.42%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Randolph-Macon College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $26,575. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Randolph-Macon College grew by 1.42%.

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Other Student Expenses

$7,838

Room and Board

$1,000

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Randolph-Macon College was of $7,838 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,000. The cost of room and board increased by 4.77% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

99%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

62%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

99% of undergraduate students at Randolph-Macon College received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a decline of 1% with respect to 2016, when 100% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

4.31%

2016 Default Rate

15

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Randolph-Macon College was 4.31%, which represents 15 out of the 348 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Randolph-Macon College received 2,820 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 0.774% annual decline. Out of those 2,820 applicants, 1,755 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 62.2% acceptance rate.

There were 1,453 students enrolled at Randolph-Macon College in 2017, and 81% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Randolph-Macon College has an overall enrollment yield of 21.3%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

62.2%

Acceptance Rate in 2017

1,755

Accepted Out of 2,820

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Randolph-Macon College was 62.2% (1,755 admissions from 2,820 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 61.4%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants declined by -0.774%, while admissions grew by 0.573%.

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SAT Scores

81%

Submission Percentage

304

Scores Submitted

81% of enrolled first-time students at Randolph-Macon College in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Randolph-Macon College has a total enrollment of 1,453 students. The full-time enrollment at Randolph-Macon College is 1,428 students and the part-time enrollment is 25. This means that 98.3% of students enrolled at Randolph-Macon College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Randolph-Macon College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 76.9% White, 9.22% Black or African American, 4.27% Hispanic or Latino, 4.27% Two or More Races, 1.93% Asian, 0.551% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.138% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Randolph-Macon College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (41.8%), followed by White Male (35.1%) and Black or African American Male (4.76%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

98.3%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Randolph-Macon College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 1,453 students. The full-time enrollment at Randolph-Macon College is 1,428 and the part-time enrollment is 25. This means that 98.3% of students enrolled at Randolph-Macon College are enrolled full-time compared with 80.6% at similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

84%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Randolph-Macon College was 84%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate Colleges (73%), Randolph-Macon College had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,117

  2. Black or African American

    134

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    62

The enrolled student population at Randolph-Macon College is 76.9% White, 9.22% Black or African American, 4.27% Hispanic or Latino, 4.27% Two or More Races, 1.93% Asian, 0.551% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.138% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Baccalaureate Colleges is 54.9% White, 14% Black or African American, and 12.6% Hispanic or Latino.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 17 students (1.17%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 7 more women than men received degrees from Randolph-Macon College. The majority of degree recipients at Randolph-Macon College are white (278 degrees awarded). There were 11.6 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (24 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Randolph-Macon College is General Communication (44 degrees awarded), followed by General Business (37 degrees) and General Biological Sciences (36 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Randolph-Macon College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Philosophy and Religious Studies (9 degrees awarded), Natural Resources & Conservation (13 degrees), and History (14 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Randolph-Macon College are Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (145,658 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (137,100 people), Other managers (91,079 people), Postsecondary teachers (90,621 people), and Secondary school teachers (50,237 people).

The most specialized majors at Randolph-Macon College are Philosophy and Religious Studies (9 degrees awarded), Natural Resources & Conservation (13 degrees), History (14 degrees), Cultural & Gender Studies (6 degrees), and Language & Linguistics (13 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Randolph-Macon College are Surgeons, Sales managers, Dentists, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, and Physicians

The most specialized majors at Randolph-Macon College are Philosophy and Religious Studies (9 degrees awarded), Natural Resources & Conservation (13 degrees), History (14 degrees), Cultural & Gender Studies (6 degrees), and Language & Linguistics (13 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Randolph-Macon College are Elementary & secondary schools (254,907 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (177,283 people), Legal services (110,474 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (63,077 people), and Justice, public order, & safety activities (59,613 people).

The most specialized majors at Randolph-Macon College are Philosophy and Religious Studies (9 degrees awarded), Natural Resources & Conservation (13 degrees), History (14 degrees), Cultural & Gender Studies (6 degrees), and Language & Linguistics (13 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Randolph-Macon College.

Most Common

  1. 44 degrees awarded

  2. 37 degrees awarded

  3. 36 degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Randolph-Macon College was General Communication with 44 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 168

  2. 175

In 2017, 168 degrees were awarded to men at Randolph-Macon College, which is 0.96 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (175).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 24 degrees were awarded to men at Randolph-Macon College in General Business, which is 1.85 times more than the 13 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 25 degrees were awarded to women at Randolph-Macon College in General Biological Sciences, which is 2.27 times more than the 11 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

53%

100% Completion Time

58%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 53% of students graduating from Randolph-Macon College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 58% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 58% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Asian Female

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Randolph-Macon College is Female and Asian (100% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0.369% of graduates (1 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    278 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    24 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    16 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Randolph-Macon College is white (278 degrees awarded). There were 11.6 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (24 degrees).

0.875% of degree recipients (3 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    146 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    132 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Male

    17 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Randolph-Macon College is white female (146 degrees awarded). There were 1.11 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (132 degrees).

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Operations

Randolph-Macon College has an endowment valued at nearly $152M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $15.8M (10.4%), compared to the 7.76% average return ($2.88M on $37.1M) across all Baccalaureate Colleges.

In 2017, Randolph-Macon College had a total salary expenditure of $50.5M. Randolph-Macon College employs 41 Professors, 31 Associate professors, and 21 Assistant professors. Most academics at Randolph-Macon College are Male Professors (27), Female Associate professors(18), and Female Professors (14).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Randolph-Macon College are: Service, with 50 employees, Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media, with 42 employees, and Management with 39 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$152M

2017 Endowment

6.09%

growth from 2016

Randolph-Macon College has an endowment valued at about $152M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Randolph-Macon College grew 6.09% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $115M higher than than the median endowment of Baccalaureate Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $495k - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $258k - Local

As of 2017, Randolph-Macon College received $495k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $258k from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$22M

2017 Salaries

3.15%

growth from 2016

In 2017, Randolph-Macon College paid a median of $22M in salaries, which represents 43.6% of their overall expenditure ($50.5M) and a 3.15% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 4.61% growth from 2015 and a 2.63% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Baccalaureate Colleges is 14.2M (38.9% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$7.91M

Instructional Salaries

108

Number of Employees

In 2017, Randolph-Macon College paid a total of $7.91M to 108 employees working as instructors, which represents 35.9% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $8.01M (34.6%) for similar Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor

Most Common Instructor

41 Employees

Service

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

50 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Randolph-Macon College were Professor with 41 employees; Associate professor with 31 employees; and Associate professor with 21 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Randolph-Macon College were Service with 50 employees; Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 42 employees; and Management with 39 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Professor

  2. Female Associate professor

  3. Female Professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Randolph-Macon College was Male Professor with 27 employees, Female Associate professor with 18 employees, and Female Professor with 14 employees.

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