Roanoke College                               Salem,  Virginia

 

Type of School

 

Setting

Private

 

Suburban setting

Liberal Arts College

 

Large town (10,000 - 49,999)

Four-year

 

Residential campus

Evangelical Lutheran Church In America

 

 

Coed

 

 Size

Percent applicants admitted: 74%

 

Total undergrads: 1,970

Regionally Accredited

 

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,907

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

 

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 505

College Board member

 

 

 

Most Popular Majors For Bachelor's Degrees

 

 

 

Business/Marketing: 22%

 

Biology: 7%

Social Sciences: 15%

 

English: 7%

History: 10%

 

Physical Sciences: 5%

Psychology: 10%

 

Visual and Performing Arts: 5%

 

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

 

Mathematics

Biochemistry  B

 

Mathematics - General  B

Biology  B

 

 

 

 

Natural Resources & Conservation

Business, Management, & Marketing

 

Environmental Science  B

Business Administration/Management  B

 

Natural Resources Management/Policy  B

 

 

 

Computer & Information Sciences

 

Physical Sciences

Computer Science  B

 

Chemistry  B

Computer/Information Sciences - General  B

Physics  B

Information Sciences/Systems  B

 

 

 

 

Psychology

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

 

Psychology - General  B

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine  B

 

 

Clinical Laboratory Science  B

 

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

 

 

Theology  B

History

 

 

History - General  B

 

 

 

Test Scores

 

 

 

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

Percent Who Submitted Scores

SAT Critical Reading:

490 - 600

84%

SAT Math:

490 - 590

84%

SAT Writing:

470 - 560

84%

ACT Composite:

 -

16%

 

16% had h.s. GPA between 3.0 and 3.24

 

21% in top 10th of graduating class

23% had h.s. GPA between 2.5 and 2.99

 

50% in top quarter of graduating class

11% had h.s. GPA between 2.0 and 2.49

 

83% in top half of graduating class

 

 

 

86% White/Non-Hispanic

 

48% In-state students

 

 

52% Out-of-state students

59% Women

 

 

41% Men