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#1869 Overall Influence #719 Desirability Rank

Sweet Briar College

Liberal arts college, Sweet Briar, Virginia, US

From Wikipedia

Sweet Briar College is a private women's college in Sweet Briar, Virginia. It was established in 1901 by Indiana Fletcher Williams in memory of her deceased daughter, Daisy. The college formally opened its doors in 1906 and granted the B.A. degree for the first time in 1910. It nearly closed in 2015 but was saved by donations and legal actions by alumnae.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

873

Acceptance

76%

Graduation Rate

32%

Median SAT Score

1110

Median ACT Score

24

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$21,900

Fees (in-state)

$800

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$20,529
30K - 48K$21,117
48K - 75K$23,366
75K - 110K$26,300
110K+$30,569

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$43,500

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

0K

Under-Grads

0K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

134 Chapel Drive, Sweet Briar VA 24595-9998

What is Sweet Briar 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

#1027 World Rank
Education
#1849 World Rank
Business
#1384 World Rank
Political Science
#1983 World Rank
Engineering
#1250 World Rank
Mathematics
#1487 World Rank
History
#3017 World Rank
Biology
#3246 World Rank
Computer Science
#2273 World Rank
Physics
#2098 World Rank
Psychology
#2578 World Rank
Philosophy
#1373 World Rank
Sociology
#3115 World Rank
Chemistry
#3200 World Rank
Economics
#2676 World Rank
Anthropology

Other areas of influence

#1198 World Rank
Law
#1249 World Rank
Literature
#1354 World Rank
Social Work
#1558 World Rank
Nursing
#2308 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#2326 World Rank
Medical
#2625 World Rank
Communications
#2847 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#5607 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are Sweet Briar College's Most influential alumni?

Sweet Briar College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Education, Law, and Literature

Erin E Aufox

Researcher

Chelsea X Alvarado

Researcher

Abbey E Wilson

Researcher

Lauren M Schwartz

Researcher

Irene Beasley

Irene Beasley

Composer, singer, and radio personality known as the "long, tall gal from Dixie"

Caroline Russell Compton

Caroline Russell Compton

American painter

Patsy Ticer

American politician

Ann Taylor

American newscaster

Lendon Gray

American dressage champion and author

Hallam Hurt

Colleen Bell

Colleen Bell

American television producer and ambassador to Hungary

Pat Swinney Kaufman

American state government official