|County||Mecklenburg County, NC|
|Title IV Eligible||Participat|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts|
|Institution Level||Four or more years|
|Institution Control||Private not-for-profit|
|Instructional Staff Total|
(research/public service staff included)
|189 staff||115 staff|
|Total Enrollment||1,791 students||1,633 students|
|# Full-Time Students||1,791 students||1,434 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||-||1%|
|% Two or more races||1%||2%|
|Finances and Admission|
|In-State Tuition Fees|
|Out-State Tuition Fees|
|SAT Reading (25-75%)||620-720||450-570|
|SAT Math (25-75%)||640-720||460-573|
|SAT Writing (25-75%)||620-720||440-570|
|ACT Composite (25-75%)||29-32||20-25|
- The liberal arts curriculum at Davidson is dedicated to the intellectual and personal growth ofstudents. It affirms the intrinsic worth of a broad exposure to intellectual and artistic achievement. While ever evolving,a liberal arts education with its emphasis on critical thinking, effective communication, and life-long learning, continuesto prepare students for "lives of leadership and service" as we begin the 21st century.
- As a liberal arts college, Davidson emphasizes those studies, disciplines, and activities that arementally, spiritually, and physically liberating. Thus, the college concentrates upon the study of history, literature andlanguages, philosophy and religion, music, drama and the visual arts, the natural and social sciences, and mathematics. Thecollege encourages student engagement with other cultures through domestic and international studies. The college alsorequires physical education, provides for competitive athletics, and encourages a variety of social, cultural, and serviceactivities.
- With an active Honor Code, a student/faculty ratio of 11:1, and athletic teams competitive in the NCAADivision I, this historic 450-acre campus is an excellent choice for the student who seeks a vigorous undergraduate educationin a residential environment.
- Davidson College is accredited in its awarding of baccalaureate degrees by the Commission on Collegesof the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
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