Ferrum College

Women's D3 Coach: Karen Harvey
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1,124 Undergrads / 1,124 Students
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$23,010 Net Price
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73% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Old Dominion (ODAC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Rural: Distant

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
13 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
20% / 29%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
United Methodist
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most road games are scheduled in Virginia. The team also travels to North Carolina and Georgia.

Recruit Commits
Harley Steger Lee-Davis Mechanicsville, VA Goal
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Events By Ferrum College Coaches
Jul 8-10 '19
Ferrum, VA
Women's 13-18
Jun 28-30 '21
Ferrum, VA
Women's 13-18
215 Ferrum Mountain Road, Ferrum, VA, 24088 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Richmond Virginia Area
  • Roanoke Virginia Area
  • Norfolk Virginia Area
  • Lynchburg Virginia Area
  • Charlottesville Virginia Area
  • Danville Virginia Area
  • Greensboro/Winston-Salem North Carolina Area
  • Baltimore Maryland Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Tampa/St. Petersburg Florida Area
Where Grads Work
  • Wells Fargo
  • Capital One
  • Carilion Clinic
  • Bank of America
  • Virginia Tech
  • US Army
  • Advance Auto Parts
  • Chesterfield County Public Schools
  • Lowe's Companies Inc.
  • City of Roanoke VA
  • PepsiCo
  • Allstate
  • General Dynamics Information Technology
  • Walmart
  • United States Postal Service
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Support
  • Information Technology
  • Administrative
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Consulting
  • Community and Social Services
  • Marketing
  • Program and Project Management
  • Healthcare Services
  • Research
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
380 - 480
420 - 520
880 - 1070
14 - 21
16 - 23
16 - 21

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 380 - 482 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 3,770 1,941 1,829
% Admitted 73% 71% 75%
% Admits That Enroll 13% 16% 10%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 2.88
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  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Education (15%)
    Physical Education Teaching and Coaching (15%)
    Business (14%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Stu. (8%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (8%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforce (8%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (7%)
    Environmental Science (7%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (6%)
    Business Administration and Management, General (6%)
    Sport and Fitness Administration/Management (6%)
    Accounting (6%)
    Human Services, General (5%)
    Social Work (5%)
    Psychology (4%)
    Social Sciences (4%)
    Psychology, General (4%)
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$35,365
    Books & Supplies$800
    Cost of Living$11,980
    Personal Expenses$2,570
    Sticker Price$50,715

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    98% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship98%$25,055
    Federal Grants61%$5,014
    Pell Grants61%$4,611
    Other Federal35%$693
    State & Local Grants71%$2,893
    Institutional Grants96%$20,249
    Student Loans87%$6,473
    Federal Loans85%$5,824
    Other Loans9%$7,463

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $53 Million $47,133

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $28,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $12,500 $298

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 13.8%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 1,047 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $37,300

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 7.21 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 20% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 2 2
    Fondling 1 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 1
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 3 3
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, no graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionNot classified (Exclusively Undergraduate)
    Enrollment ProfileExclusively undergraduate four-year
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, inclusive, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

    Carnegie classifications provide a framework for evaluating comparable schools.

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