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Ranking

#9 National Liberal
Arts College
Source:
U.S.News Rankings
 

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Davidson college


Overview

  • Davidson is a highly selective independent liberal arts college of approximately 1,900 students located 20 minutes north of Charlotte in Davidson, N.C. Map.
  • Student-faculty ratio: 10:1 
  • Average class size: 15
  • Through The Davidson Trust, 100% of demonstrated financial need is met without loans.
  • Learn more about Davidson at www.davidson.edu.
  • Visit the Davidson Admission site to review admission requirements and financial aid and scholarship opportunities, or plan a visit.
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  • Check out our First-Year Class Profile.

Socio-economic Diversity

Ethnic Backgrounds (Entering Class of 2012)
Black/African American 7.5%
Asian American 8.7%
Caucasian 66.5%
Hispanic/Latino 6.4%
International 8.3%
Other/Not Reported 2.6%

 

Gender Ratio
Female 49.5%
Male 50.5%

 

     
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     School Profile

    Campus Setting

    • Suburban
    • City population: 11,000

    Size

    • 1900 Undergraduates
    • 483 Freshmen

    Admissions

    • 25.6% applicants admitted 
    • 85% in top decile of class
    • SAT CR Middle 50%: 630-730
    • SAT M Middle 50%: 640-730
    • SAT W middle 50%: 630-730
    • ACT Middle 50%: 30-33