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Voorhees College is a private institution that was founded in 1897. It has a rural setting and the campus size is 350 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Voorhees College's ranking in the 2013 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (South), Tier 2. Its tuition and fees are $10,780 (2011-12).
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Voorhees College is a historically black college located in a rural area. It is a small school where everyone is treated like family.
When applying to Voorhees College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due June 30. The application fee at Voorhees College is $25. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 50.6 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2011 acceptance rate||50.6%|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||June 30|
The student-faculty ratio at Voorhees College is 12:1. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 49.0 percent.
|4-year graduation rate||N/A|
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Voorhees College is part of the NAIA athletic conference.
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|Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity||N/A|
|Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority||N/A|
|Collegiate athletic association||NAIA|
Campus Info & Services
Voorhees College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, and health service. Voorhees College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols and lighted pathways/sidewalks. Of the students at Voorhees College, 10 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Voorhees College.
|Students who have cars on campus||10%|
|Health insurance offered||No|
|Students required to own/lease a computer||No|
Paying for School
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|Tuition and fees||$10,780 (2011-12)|
|Room and board||$7,346 (2011-12)|
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* Overview details based on 2011 data