Longwood University

Farmville, VA

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 3,200
Graduate Enrollment: 1,126
Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Town: Remote (in urban cluster more than 35 miles from an urbanized area)
Four-year, medium, highly residential // full-time, inclusive, lower transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 89.98%

Male/Female: 31% / 69% (2017)

First generation college students: 27.9% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 1.6% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.7% (2008)

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,098
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 1030 - 1170

2022 Median Admit ACT: 20
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 16 - 24

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 62.1% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 43.1% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 29.5% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 18.0% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 72.9%
Black: 10.9%
Hispanic: 6.2%
Asian: 1.0%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.2%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.0%
2+ races: 5.1%
Non-resident alien: 1.4%
Unknown race: 2.2%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $29,430
In-State tuition: $14,334
Out-of-State tuition: $25,730

Estimated books and supplies: $1,230 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $13,744 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $2,492 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $13,744 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $2,492 (2022)

Average Family Income: $88,519 (2017)
Median Family Income: $72,594 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 25.5%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 49.3%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $25,000 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $265 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $13,210
$30k-48k $14,351
$48k-75k $17,431
$75k-110k $21,403
$110k+ $24,345

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 52%
6-year graduation rate: 65%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 97.0% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $25,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $8,250 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $19,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $20,500 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 81.1% (2015)
@3 year 83.3% (2017)
@5 year 90.1% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 60.9% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 67.0% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $40,804 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $46,499 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Bachelor's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 19
Bachelor's Degree History. 47 $26,988 $284 $34,256 ($2,855) $41,782 ($3,482)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 18
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 40 $25,000 $246
Bachelor's Degree Visual and Performing Arts, General. 34 $27,250 $286 $38,794 ($3,233) $40,954 ($3,413)
Bachelor's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 24 $25,625 $262 $39,654 ($3,305)
Bachelor's Degree Communication Disorders Sciences and Services. 33 $20,500 $207 $53,853 ($4,488)
Master's Degree Communication Disorders Sciences and Services. 24 $542 $55,222 ($4,602) $63,097 ($5,258)
Bachelor's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 4
Bachelor's Degree Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions. 16 $26,808 $273 $35,559 ($2,963)
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 66 $26,598 $284 $63,660 ($5,305) $66,818 ($5,568)
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 142 $25,000 $245 $48,747 ($4,062) $61,643 ($5,137)
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 64 $26,000 $276 $33,240 ($2,770) $43,349 ($3,612)
Bachelor's Degree Computer Science. 17
Master's Degree Education, General. 50 $276 $51,082 ($4,257) $49,293 ($4,108)
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 36 $48,658 ($4,055) $49,187 ($4,099)
Bachelor's Degree Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services. 12
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 20 $26,500 $268 $43,340 ($3,612)
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 140 $25,375 $263 $43,242 ($3,604) $45,651 ($3,804)
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 59 $26,946 $273 $36,512 ($3,043) $46,049 ($3,837)
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 12
Bachelor's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 45 $27,000 $286 $35,494 ($2,958) $48,971 ($4,081)
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 5
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 4
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 56 $25,000 $253 $21,174 ($1,765) $42,137 ($3,511)
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 67 $23,375 $223 $35,510 ($2,959) $46,962 ($3,914)
Bachelor's Degree Social Work. 41 $26,419 $265 $37,505 ($3,125) $41,580 ($3,465)
Bachelor's Degree Anthropology. 8
Bachelor's Degree Economics. 2
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 19 $33,379 ($2,782)


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $73,134
Full time faculty: 100%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 13.0

School's endowment start of year: $72,706,045 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $90,505,276 (2022)