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#1659 Overall Influence #332 Desirability Rank

Roanoke College

Private liberal arts college in Salem, Virginia

From Wikipedia

Roanoke College is a private liberal arts college in Salem, Virginia. It has approximately 2,000 students who represent approximately 40 states and 30 countries. The college offers 35 majors, 57 minors and concentrations, and pre-professional programs. Roanoke awards bachelor's degrees in arts, science, and business administration and is one of 280 colleges with a chapter of the Phi Beta Kappa honor society.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

5,296

Acceptance

78%

Graduation Rate

70%

Median SAT Score

1155

Median ACT Score

24

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$45,200

Fees (in-state)

$1,670

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$17,473
30K - 48K$19,874
48K - 75K$21,513
75K - 110K$26,506
110K+$30,432

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$52,000

Employed

92%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

221 College Lane, Salem VA 24153-3794

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

21 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

What is Roanoke College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#1124 World Rank
Business
#1061 World Rank
Political Science
#963 World Rank
Computer Science
#1379 World Rank
Literature
#3174 World Rank
Education
#2224 World Rank
Biology
#1629 World Rank
History
#1680 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1597 World Rank
Philosophy
#3941 World Rank
Medical
#3091 World Rank
Chemistry
#2990 World Rank
Communications
#2570 World Rank
Psychology
#3979 World Rank
Mathematics
#2102 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#4278 World Rank
Economics
#4895 World Rank
Physics
#2880 World Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#1253 World Rank
Law
#1558 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2502 World Rank
Engineering
#3705 World Rank
Social Work
#4420 World Rank
Anthropology
#6680 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Roanoke College's Most influential alumni?

Roanoke College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Computer Science, Political Science, and Business

Seth Fortmann

Researcher

Russel H Schmehl

Researcher

Mike McGuire

American basketball coach

Bryan T. Piatkowski

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-1334-8431

Sean M Ryan

Researcher

Gracie L. Andrews King

Researcher

Lombe Honaker

Erik Wikstrom

Researcher

Eve Whittle

American actress

Edward P Zovinka

Researcher

Henry S. Trout

Henry S. Trout

Politician

Cornelius T. Jordan

Member of the Senate of Virginia