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Roanoke College is liberal arts in action. Whether you're laser-focused on a career or still searching, you'll find Roanoke a place to explore many interests, and be certain you've found a passion to guide your life. Engaging classes will challenge you to improve your ability to think, create, communicate and lead-skills that will serve you and the world well. A strong mentoring culture, plus opportunities for research, internships, service work and study away, will help you deepen your passion, and with help from faculty, staff and alumni, prepare you to live what you truly love.
Roanoke College Rankings
Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.33 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.39 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.39 responses
- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.58 responses
- of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.64 responses
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.26 responses