Rhodes College Overview

Student population

Address2000 North Parkway
Memphis, TN
School Websitewww.rhodes.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

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

Rhodes College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Memphis, Tennessee that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 5,093 students applied to Rhodes College. Of those students, 2,269 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Rhodes College was $47,580, in addition to fees of $310. This number excludes room and board. The school does not provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Rhodes College.

Rhodes College has a 85% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Rhodes College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPARequired
Applicants admitted

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The Rhodes College acceptance rate is 45%. To put this into perspective, 2,269 of the 5,093 students who applied to Rhodes College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Rhodes College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Rhodes College had an SAT score between the range of 1,240 and 1,410. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Rhodes College was between 28 and 31 in the last academic year.

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

Rhodes College Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Rhodes College, the tuition for in-state residents is $47,580. Combined with fees of $310, room and board costs of $11,406, other expenses of $2,619 and the $1,125 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 $47,890 in tuition.

Students at Rhodes College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Rhodes College was $5,868 last year, with 16% of students being awarded federal aid.

Rhodes College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

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

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

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 68% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 28% of students come from in-state and 4% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Rhodes College is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Rhodes College Popular Majors and Programs

SOCIAL SCIENCES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
PSYCHOLOGY
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
HISTORY
EDUCATION

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