Berea College

#1458 / #430
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#81
Most Desirable School

Liberal arts work college in Kentucky, USA

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About Berea College

According to Wikipedia, Berea College is a private liberal arts work college in Berea, Kentucky. Founded in 1855, Berea College was the first college in the Southern United States to be coeducational and racially integrated. Berea College charges no tuition; every admitted student is provided the equivalent of a four-year scholarship. There are still other fees, such as room and board, textbooks, and personal expenses. Most students receive grants or scholarships and do not have to take out many loans, if any at all.

Berea College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
1,857 33% 67% 1194 25

How Much Does Berea College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$43,612

How Much Do Berea College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Berea College, then you can expect to earn an average of $36,300 per year. You also have a 88% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Berea College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads
1,742 1,742

Where is Berea College?

Berea College is located at 101 Chestnut Street, Berea KY 40404-2182

How Safe is Berea College?

Berea has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Berea College Known For?

Berea College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Berea College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Berea College's Most Influential Alumni?

Berea College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of History, Business, and Chemistry. Here are some of Berea College's most famous alumni:

Carter G. Woodson
Carter G. Woodson
An African-American historian, writer, and journalist.
Rocky Tuan
Rocky Tuan
A Hong Kong medical researcher and bioengineer.
Jack Roush
Jack Roush
An American businessman and race team owner.
Dean W. Colvard
Dean W. Colvard
An American academic administrator.
John B. Fenn
John B. Fenn
An American analytical chemist.
Juanita M. Kreps
A United States Secretary of Commerce .
William H. Danforth
William H. Danforth
An American businessman .
Tharon Musser
An American lighting designer.
W. Robert Parks
An American university administrator.
Harold L. Moses
An American cancer researcher.
George Samuel Hurst
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James L. Powell
James L. Powell
An American geologist.