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Randolph-Macon College
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  • 4 Year
  • ASHLAND, VA

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

As the situation pertaining to COVID-19 evolves, Randolph-Macon College has protocols in place to keep our community safe and healthy. R-MC is open for in-person campus visits with COVID Conscience protocols in place. Virtual information sessions, interviews, counselor meetings, and interactive webinars are also offered. Updates to any type of event can be viewed at www.rmc.edu/visit. Learn More

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade A minus
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade C minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade C+
  8. Location
    grade B minus
  9. Dorms
    grade C minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade D+
  11. Student Life
    grade C+
  12. Safety
    grade C+

About

204 HENRY ST
ASHLAND, VA 23005
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Old Dominion Athletic Conference
From Randolph-Macon College

Founded in 1830, Randolph-Macon College has had one core focus: to develop the minds and characters of our students. We achieve this by offering a broad-based and personalized college experience that features career-driven preparation through our Edge Career Center, nationally recognized academic programs, a thriving campus life, and a powerful alumni network. We invite you to learn more about Randolph-Macon College and how it provides a truly personal and transformational college education.

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Randolph-Macon College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
March 1
Acceptance Rate
71%
SAT Range
1050-1240
ACT Range
20-26
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$27,429 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$27,640 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
85%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 27 responses
58%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 38 responses
58%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 38 responses

Majors

Nursing at R-MC

With freshman direct entry, nursing students will engage in discipline-specific learning their first year. Students learn in Payne Hall, a state-of-the art facility with learning labs, study spaces, dedicated classrooms, and the most advanced technology to prepare students with critical thinking and clinical decision-making skills.

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,520 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
23
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
20%
Varsity Athletes
34%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 26 responses
  • Actively involved in school and other activities
    31%
  • Academically motivated
    27%
  • Bored out of their minds
    19%
  • Outgoing
    12%
  • Future Leader
    4%
  • Miserable
    4%
  • Party Goer
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
93%
Poll
52%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 44 responses
Poll
57%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 49 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 24 responses
  • Small and friendly
    33%
  • Excellent
    21%
  • The professors truly care about their students.
    21%
  • Boring
    8%
  • Determined
    8%
  • Fun
    4%
  • Horrible
    4%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$49,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
68%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
86%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 14 responses

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