National Liberal Arts College Rankings

National Liberal Arts College Methodology

Among the National Liberal Arts Colleges are schools like Pomona College and Bowdoin College, which emphasize undergraduate education and award at least half of their degrees in the liberal arts fields of study.

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Tuition and fees:
$29,960 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,558
Setting:
suburban
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Bay Path College

Longmeadow, MA

A private institution, Bay Path College was founded in 1897.

Tuition and fees:
$17,130 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
707
Setting:
city
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Bennett College

Greensboro, NC

Bennett College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 707, with 100 percent female students. At this school, 70 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 30 percent of students live off campus.

Tuition and fees:
$25,735 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
812
Setting:
rural
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Bethany College

Bethany, WV

Founded in 1840, Bethany College is a private institution. Bethany College follows a 4-1-4-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

Tuition and fees:
$23,950 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
600
Setting:
city
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Bethany Lutheran College is a private institution that was founded in 1927. The school has 75.3 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Bethany Lutheran College is 10:1.

Tuition and fees:
$25,880 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
2,036
Setting:
suburban
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Bloomfield College

Bloomfield, NJ

Bloomfield College was established in 1868 as a private institution. Bloomfield College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered least selective.

Tuition and fees:
$25,200 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
633
Setting:
rural
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Brevard College

Brevard, NC

A private institution, Brevard College was founded in 1853.

Tuition and fees:
$29,090 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,760
Setting:
rural
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Bridgewater College

Bridgewater, VA

Bridgewater College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,760, with a gender distribution of 44.1 percent male students and 55.9 percent female students. At this school, 84 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 16 percent of students live off campus.

Tuition and fees:
$17,722 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
242
Setting:
suburban
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Founded in 1877, Bryn Athyn College of the New Church is a private institution. Bryn Athyn College of the New Church follows a trimester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$22,860 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
198
Setting:
city
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Burlington College

Burlington, VT

Burlington College is a private institution that was founded in 1972. The school has 97 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Burlington College is 6:1.

In-state tuition and fees:
$9,864 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$22,464 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
2,059
Setting:
rural
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Castleton State College

Castleton, VT

Castleton State College was established in 1787 as a public institution. Castleton State College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

Tuition and fees:
$15,210 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,883
Setting:
city
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Claflin University

Orangeburg, SC

A private institution, Claflin University was founded in 1869. Claflin University offers a Greek system, where 6 percent of the student body is involved in a sorority and 3 percent is involved in a fraternity.

Tuition and fees:
$17,125 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
485
Setting:
suburban
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Clearwater Christian College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 485, with a gender distribution of 50.9 percent male students and 49.1 percent female students. At this school, 72 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 28 percent of students live off campus.

Setting:
city
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College of Saints John Fisher & Thomas More is a private institution. College of Saints John Fisher & Thomas More follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$7,206 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$17,944 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
9,393
Setting:
city
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Colorado Mesa University

Grand Junction, CO

Colorado Mesa University is a public institution that was founded in 1925. The school has 45.9 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Colorado Mesa University is 24:1.

Tuition and fees:
$16,191 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,307
Setting:
urban
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Dillard University

New Orleans, LA

Dillard University was established in 1869 as a private institution. Dillard University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

Tuition and fees:
$27,922 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,323
Setting:
suburban
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A private institution, Eastern Nazarene College was founded in 1918.

Tuition and fees:
$17,595 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
776
Setting:
urban
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East-West University

Chicago, IL

East-West University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 776, with a gender distribution of 44.5 percent male students and 55.5 percent female students.

In-state tuition and fees:
$6,922 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$17,762 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
3,891
Setting:
rural
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Fort Lewis College

Durango, CO

Founded in 1911, Fort Lewis College is a public institution. Fort Lewis College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$32,436 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
637
Setting:
rural
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Green Mountain College

Poultney, VT

Green Mountain College is a private institution that was founded in 1834. The school has 55.4 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Green Mountain College is 14:1.

Tuition and fees:
$23,900 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
287
Setting:
urban
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Harrisburg University of Science and Technology was established in 2001 as a private institution. Harrisburg University of Science and Technology follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$23,900 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
450
Setting:
suburban
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Holy Cross College

Notre Dame, IN

A private institution, Holy Cross College was founded in 1966.

Tuition and fees:
$11,020 (2012-13)
Setting:
city
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Founded in 1875, Huston-Tillotson University is a private institution. Huston-Tillotson University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

Tuition and fees:
$18,236 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,669
Setting:
urban
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Johnson C. Smith University is a private institution that was founded in 1867. The school has 61.5 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Johnson C. Smith University is 13:1.

Tuition and fees:
$15,100 (2012-13)
Setting:
rural
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Judson College

Marion, AL

Judson College was established in 1838 as a private institution. Judson College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$6,858 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$16,458 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
2,296
Setting:
city
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

A public institution, Kentucky State University was founded in 1886. Kentucky State University offers a Greek system, where 1 percent of the student body is involved in a sorority and 2 percent is involved in a fraternity.

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