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:
$31,300 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
582
Setting:
urban
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U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

King's College

New York, NY

Founded in 1938, King's College is a private institution. King's College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$9,180 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,512
Setting:
city
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U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Lane College

Jackson, TN

Lane College is a private institution that was founded in 1882. The school has 49.8 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Lane College is 16:1.

Tuition and fees:
$9,747 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
836
Setting:
city
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Life University

Marietta, GA

Life University was established in 1974 as a private institution. Life University follows a quarter-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$4,617 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$9,400 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
2,407
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

A public institution, Louisiana State University--Alexandria was founded in 1960.

Tuition and fees:
$37,640 (2012-13)
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Marlboro College

Marlboro, VT

Founded in 1946, Marlboro College is a private institution. Marlboro College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$26,640 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,952
Setting:
urban
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Marymount Manhattan College, a private school in the Upper East Side of New York City, offers nearly 40 liberal arts majors. Students at Marymount Manhattan can walk a few blocks to Central Park, take a subway ride to a Broadway show, or join one of the nearly 40 organizations on campus.

Tuition and fees:
$26,850 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,564
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Pacific Union College was established in 1882 as a private institution. Pacific Union College follows a quarter-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$24,930 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
317
Setting:
urban
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Pine Manor College

Chestnut Hill, MA

A private institution, Pine Manor College was founded in 1911.

Tuition and fees:
$8,900 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
934
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Rust College

Holly Springs, MS

Rust College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 934, with a gender distribution of 36.8 percent male students and 63.2 percent female students.

Tuition and fees:
$25,108 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
729
Setting:
suburban
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Founded in 1970, San Diego Christian College is a private institution. San Diego Christian College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$5,290 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$14,812 (2012-13)
Setting:
city
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Savannah State University is a public institution that was founded in 1890.

In-state tuition and fees:
$7,177 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$12,291 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
4,554
Setting:
suburban
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Shawnee State University

Portsmouth, OH

Shawnee State University was established in 1986 as a public institution. Shawnee State University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

Tuition and fees:
$30,780 (2012-13)
Setting:
city
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Shimer College

Chicago, IL

A private institution, Shimer College was founded in 1853.

Tuition and fees:
$18,830 (2012-13)
Setting:
city
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Founded in 1873, Shorter University is a private institution. Shorter University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$23,300 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,033
Setting:
suburban
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Simpson University

Redding, CA

Simpson University is a private institution that was founded in 1921. The school has 63.3 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Simpson University is 14:1.

Tuition and fees:
$14,910 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,019
Setting:
city
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Stillman College

Tuscaloosa, AL

Stillman College was established in 1876 as a private institution. Stillman College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$6,624 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$15,874 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
4,217
Setting:
suburban
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

SUNY College--Old Westbury

Old Westbury, NY

A public institution, SUNY College--Old Westbury was founded in 1965. SUNY College--Old Westbury offers a Greek system, where 2 percent of the student body is involved in a sorority and 2 percent is involved in a fraternity.

Tuition and fees:
$11,492 (2012-13)
Setting:
city
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Talladega College

Talladega, AL

Founded in 1867, Talladega College is a private institution. Talladega College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$10,210 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
972
Setting:
suburban
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Tougaloo College

Tougaloo, MS

Tougaloo College is a private institution that was founded in 1869. The school has 61 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Tougaloo College is 12:1.

In-state tuition and fees:
$6,496 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$18,256 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
3,568
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

University of Hawaii--Hilo was established as a public institution. University of Hawaii--Hilo follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$7,480 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$19,300 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
925
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

A public institution, University of Maine--Machias was founded in 1909. University of Maine--Machias offers a Greek system, where 8.6 percent of the student body is involved in a sorority and 15.3 percent is involved in a fraternity.

Tuition and fees:
$17,750 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,620
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

University of Pikeville

Pikeville, KY

University of Pikeville has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,620, with a gender distribution of 47.6 percent male students and 52.4 percent female students. At this school, 60 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 40 percent of students live off campus.

In-state tuition and fees:
$5,820 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$13,860 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
983
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Founded in 1908, University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma is a public institution. University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma follows a trimester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$8,508 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$22,932 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
2,420
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

University of Virginia--Wise is a public institution that was founded in 1954. The school has 65.9 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at University of Virginia--Wise is 17:1.

In-state tuition and fees:
$7,316 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$14,889 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
4,601
Setting:
suburban
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

University of Wisconsin--Parkside was established in 1968 as a public institution. University of Wisconsin--Parkside follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$24,642 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
496
Setting:
city
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

A private institution, Virginia Intermont College was founded in 1884.

In-state tuition and fees:
$7,343 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$17,284 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
2,105
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Western State Colorado University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,105, with a gender distribution of 60.8 percent male students and 39.2 percent female students. At this school, 37 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 63 percent of students live off campus.

In-state tuition and fees:
$5,932 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$13,864 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
2,553
Setting:
suburban
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Founded in 1891, West Virginia State University is a public institution. West Virginia State University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

Tuition and fees:
$23,900 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
791
Setting:
urban
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

William Peace University is a private institution that was founded in 1857. The school has 54.8 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at William Peace University is 14:1.

Tuition and fees:
$24,770 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,030
Setting:
suburban
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Wisconsin Lutheran College was established in 1973 as a private institution. Wisconsin Lutheran College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$29,910 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
186
Setting:
city
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Beacon College

Leesburg, FL

A private institution, Beacon College was founded in 1989.

In-state tuition and fees:
$8,100 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$10,530 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,644
Setting:
suburban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Charter Oak State College

New Britain, CT

Charter Oak State College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,644, with a gender distribution of 32.8 percent male students and 67.2 percent female students. 100 percent of students live off campus.

In-state tuition and fees:
$9,075 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$9,375 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,737
Setting:
suburban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Granite State College

Concord, NH

Founded in 1972, Granite State College is a public institution. Granite State College follows a trimester-based academic calendar.

Tuition and fees:
$14,180 (2012-13)
Setting:
urban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Martin University

Indianapolis, IN

Martin University is a private institution that was founded in 1977.

Tuition and fees:
$8,196 (2012-13)
Setting:
urban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

National Hispanic University was established as a proprietary institution.

Tuition and fees:
$46,924 (2012-13)
Setting:
suburban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Sarah Lawrence College

Bronxville, NY

A private institution, Sarah Lawrence College was founded in 1926.

Tuition and fees:
$28,760 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
94
Setting:
rural
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Sterling College

Craftsbury Common, VT

Sterling College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 94, with a gender distribution of 48.9 percent male students and 51.1 percent female students. At this school, 80 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 20 percent of students live off campus.

Tuition and fees:
$19,800 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
94
Setting:
suburban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Thomas More College of Liberal Arts is a private institution. Thomas More College of Liberal Arts follows a semester-based academic calendar.

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