Davidson College

Overview of Davidson College

Davidson College is in Davidson, NC. Davidson is a large suburb. The school is classified as a Presbyterian Church (USA) college. Davidson College is a private, not-for-profit institution. The school issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Bachelor's degree.

Areas of Study

Davidson College offers many areas of study. Fields of study in vogue at the school include liberal arts, mathematics, science.

Davidson College Selectivity

Not all applicants to Davidson College are accepted. Just 26% of applicants in 2007-2008 were accepted at the school. The top quarter of students at Davidson College scored at least 730 on the verbal SAT test. Students' math SAT scores were most often in the range 640 to 728 in 2007-2008.


The schools' faculty/student ratio of superior to most. The most successful professors at Davidson College are given tenure, encouraging them to stay with the school for a long time. The the school teaching staff is well compensated compared to other schools.

Student Body

Approximately 1,674 students study at Davidson College (in 2007-2008).

Student Life

The school offers a real campus feel. Davidson College makes housing available to a large share of its students. Students at the school can take advantage of the school's meal plans. Students participate in Pioneer Football League, Southern Conference, Southern Conference, Southern Conference athletics.

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Some campuses offers specific programs
Environmental Studies
African Studies
East Asian Studies
Latin American Studies
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, And Group Studies, Other
Chinese Language And Literature
German Language And Literature
French Language And Literature
Spanish Language And Literature
Classics And Classical Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
English Language And Literature, General
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Mathematics, General
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Religion/Religious Studies
Chemistry, General
Physics, General
Psychology, General
Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Art/Art Studies, General
Music, General
History, General
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Financial aid
Acceptance & Retention Rates
Graduation Rate

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2015-16, National Center for Education Statistics, https://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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