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#4486 Overall Influence #141 Desirability Rank

Southern Virginia University

Liberal arts college in Buena Vista, Virginia, United States

From Wikipedia

Southern Virginia University is a private liberal arts college in Buena Vista, Virginia. The school, though not officially affiliated with a particular faith, embraces the values of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints . It was founded in 1867 as a school for girls, and is now a private four-year coeducational institution. The Carnegie Classification

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

514

Acceptance

99%

Graduation Rate

45%

Median SAT Score

1083

Median ACT Score

22

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$17,696

Fees (in-state)

$0

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$16,192
30K - 48K$15,787
48K - 75K$17,791
75K - 110K$20,900
110K+$22,660

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$39,100

Employed

81%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1 University Hill Drive, Buena Vista VA 24416

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

8 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

What is Southern Virginia University 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

#3109 World Rank
Business
#2018 World Rank
History
#2390 World Rank
Literature
#4524 World Rank
Political Science
#2388 World Rank
Philosophy
#5351 World Rank
Biology
#2554 World Rank
Sociology
#7132 World Rank
Computer Science
#6362 World Rank
Mathematics
#5653 World Rank
Psychology

Other areas of influence

#2117 World Rank
Law
#2578 World Rank
Religious Studies
#2694 World Rank
Anthropology
#2833 World Rank
Economics
#2953 World Rank
Education
#3612 World Rank
Communications
#3705 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#3849 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#5020 World Rank
Social Work
#7097 World Rank
Physics
#7192 World Rank
Engineering
#7200 World Rank
Nursing
#7706 World Rank
Chemistry
#8594 World Rank
Medical

Influential People

Who are Southern Virginia University's Most influential alumni?

Alexandra Carter

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