Colby - Sawyer College Overview
Located in New London, New Hampshire, Colby - Sawyer College is a private not-for-profit institution. The rural area surrounding the school is great for students who prefer living in a country setting.
What Is Colby - Sawyer College Known For?
- Students at Colby - Sawyer may have an easier time interacting with their teachers since the student to faculty ratio at the school is 9 to 1.
- Although it may not be available for every major, the master's degree is the highest award a student can attain at Colby - Sawyer.
- In 2017-2018, 100% of the faculty were full-time.
- After graduation, Colby - Sawyer bachelor's degree recipients go on to jobs where they make $43,600 a year. That's about 7% more than their peers at other schools.
- It takes the average Colby - Sawyer student 4.2 years to graduate. This is pretty good when compared to the national rate of 4.4 years.
Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards Colby - Sawyer has earned from around the web.
|#88||Highest Paid General Psychology Graduates||College Factual|
|#111||Highest Paid Psychology Graduates||College Factual|
Where Is Colby - Sawyer College?
Contact details for Colby - Sawyer are given below.
|Address:||541 Main St, New London, NH 03257-7835|
How Do I Get Into Colby - Sawyer?
You can apply to Colby - Sawyer online at: colby-sawyer.edu/apply
Admission Requirements for Colby - Sawyer
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||neither required nor recommended|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||recommended|
|Recommendations||considered but not required|
|SAT or ACT Scores||neither required nor recommended|
How Hard Is It To Get Into Colby - Sawyer?
Approximately 34% of accepted students are men and 66% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 82%, and the acceptance rate for women is 90%.
Can I Afford Colby - Sawyer College?
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Colby - Sawyer, approximately 78% of students took out student loans averaging $8,965 a year. That adds up to $35,860 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Colby - Sawyer is 5.3%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.
Colby - Sawyer College Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 4 graduate students at the school.
Of the 803 full-time undergraduates at Colby - Sawyer, 29% are male and 71% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Colby - Sawyer College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||38|
|Hispanic or Latino||19|
New Hampshire students aren't the only ones who study at Colby - Sawyer College. At this time, 14 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 33 countries are represented at Colby - Sawyer. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Nepal, Vietnam, and Ethiopia.
Online Learning at Colby - Sawyer College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Colby - Sawyer has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 9th most popular in New Hampshire for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of Colby - Sawyer
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Colby - Sawyer College was 13.1%. This is the #1,149 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Colby - Sawyer regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Colby - Sawyer majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
|Major||1-Year Growth Rate|
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Colby - Sawyer ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Colby - Sawyer.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||#141|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||#175|
|Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities||#175|
|Business Administration & Management||#361|
|Business, Management & Marketing||#448|
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Colby - Sawyer College Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
|Health & Physical Education||0||0||37||37|
|Business Administration & Management||0||0||23||23|
|Teacher Education Subject Specific||12||0||0||12|
|Human Development & Family Studies||0||0||8||8|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||0||8||0||8|
|Natural Resources Conservation||0||0||8||8|
|Communication & Media Studies||0||0||5||5|
|Fine & Studio Arts||0||0||5||5|
|Allied Health Professions||0||0||4||4|
|Design & Applied Arts||0||0||4||4|
|General English Literature||0||0||2||2|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||0||0||1||1|
|Human Resource Management||0||0||0||0|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||0||0||0||0|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- Image Credit: By Josephbrophy at English Wikipedia under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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