Olivet College Overview

Student population

Address320 South Main Street
Olivet, MI
School Websitewww.olivetcollege.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Distant

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Olivet College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Olivet, Michigan that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 1,399 students applied to Olivet College. Of those students, 997 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Olivet College was $26,748, in addition to fees of $932. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Olivet College.

Olivet College has a 48% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Olivet College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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The Olivet College acceptance rate is 71%. To put this into perspective, 997 of the 1,399 students who applied to Olivet College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Olivet College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Olivet College had an SAT score between the range of 850 and 1,070. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Olivet College was between 16 and 22 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Olivet College as part of their application.

Olivet College Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Olivet College, the tuition for in-state residents is $26,748. Combined with fees of $932, room and board costs of $9,590, other expenses of $2,766 and the $1,200 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $27,680 in tuition.

Students at Olivet College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Olivet College was $4,910 last year, with 56% of students being awarded federal aid.

Olivet College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio15:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Olivet College.

Olivet College has a good gender split, with 44% of undergraduates being female and 56% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Michigan residents; in fact, 92% of all students reside in Michigan. However, 6% of students come from out-of-state and 2% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at Olivet College is 15:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Olivet College Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
PSYCHOLOGY
SOCIAL SCIENCES
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS

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