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Roanoke College (Roanoke) is a private liberal arts college located in the city of Salem in Virginia, United States. Roanoke offers bachelor’s degree programs with over 101 areas of studies including majors, minors, concentrations, and pre-professional programs.

  • Average Tuition USD 42,446
  • Acceptance Rate 67%
  • Students 1,990
  • International Students 3.32%
  • Total Annual Cost USD 50,875
  • Intakes August, mid-January
  • Application Deadline April 15,November 30
  • Transfer yes
  • Campus Setting City

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School Description

Roanoke College (Roanoke) is home to over 2,000 students. For their bachelor’s degree, students can choose to major in areas such as Art History, Economics, International Relations, Psychology, and Theater. Students at Roanoke can benefit from the multipurpose facilities available on campus, including the C. Homer Bast Physical Education and Recreational Center, the Belk Fitness Center, a game room, libraries, and various food outlets. 

Additionally, with over 100 clubs and organizations, 8 fraternities and sororities, and 27 sports teams, students at Roanoke have endless opportunities. Moreover, students have access to support services for health, safety, career guidance, and counseling. Roanoke offers students accommodation in residence halls equipped with Wi-Fi, laundry rooms, kitchens, and study spaces.

  • 01US News and World Report have ranked Roanoke 135th in the 2019 National Liberal Arts College™ rankings.
  • 02Roanoke has a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1, making the learning environment more focused and personal.
  • 0395% of Roanoke graduates have a job or graduate school placement within 6 months of graduation.

Bachelor Programs

  • 221 College Alley, Salem, VA 24153, United States
    USD 42,446 Tuition Fee

    Accounting

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.  

  • 221 College Alley, Salem, VA 24153, United States
    USD 42,446 Tuition Fee

    Actuarial Science

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general sciences including physics, chemistry, nutrition, biology more
  • 221 College Alley, Salem, VA 24153, United States
    USD 42,446 Tuition Fee

    African and African Diaspora

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Cultural Studies. The program offers courses that focus on culture; racial and ethnic issues; gender and popular culture; culture and media; and culture an more
  • 221 College Alley, Salem, VA 24153, United States
    USD 42,446 Tuition Fee

    American Politics

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of American history, society, literature, and culture  

Rankings

  • SchoolApply Ranking
    SchoolApply Ranking 602
  • Forbes (USA)
    Forbes (USA) 446
  • US News (Liberal Arts)
    US News (Liberal Arts) 135

Admission Requirements

  • Avg Aid to Undergraduate 20706
  • Minimum GPA 2.50
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 80
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.00
  • Minimum SAT 900
  • Minimum ACT 21

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    Financial Aid & Scholarship

    International students are offered merit-based scholarships ranging from $6,000 to $19,500 annually.

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    Established in 1842

    Roanoke College is a member of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference and offers NCAA Intercollegiate Division III sports programs in baseball, basketball, cross country, field hockey, golf, track and field, lacrosse, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis and volleyball. In addition, Roanoke offers club sports in baseball, men’s basketball, cheerleading, dance, equestrian, fishing, golf, ice hockey, lacrosse, men’s & women’s soccer, powerlifting, rugby, tennis, and ultimate Frisbee.

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