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Davis & Elkins College Overview

Davis & Elkins College is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Elkins, West Virginia. Elkins is a good match for students who enjoy small-town life.

What Is Davis & Elkins College Known For?

177 Undergraduate Awards
$24,059 Avg Cost After Aid
42% Acceptance Rate
  • The bachelor's degree is the highest award offered at D&E.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 51% of the faculty were full-time.

Where Is Davis & Elkins College?

Location of Davis & Elkins College

Contact details for D&E are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 100 Campus Dr, Elkins, WV 26241-3996
Phone: 304-637-1900
Website: www.dewv.edu
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/DavisAndElkins
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/davisandelkins

How Do I Get Into D&E?

You can apply to D&E online at: https://dewv-uga.edu.185r.net/application/login/

Admission Requirements for D&E

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank considered but not required
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program recommended
Recommendations considered but not required
SAT or ACT Scores required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into D&E?

42% Acceptance Rate
62% Of Accepted Are Women
32% Submit SAT Scores
The acceptance rate of Davis & Elkins College is 42%. While it may not be as selective as some schools, it does screen its applicants very carefully. Do what you can to stand out among others in the pool of applicants!

Approximately 38% of accepted students are men and 62% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 40%, and the acceptance rate for women is 43%.

Average Test Scores

About 32% of students accepted to D&E submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 450 and 550. Math scores were between 450 and 550.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Davis & Elkins College  ( 450 to 550 )
200
800

SAT Math Scores for Davis & Elkins College  ( 450 to 550 )
200
800
D&E received ACT scores from 67% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 15 and 22. Math scores were between 16 and 21. Composite scores were between 17 and 22.

ACT English Scores for Davis & Elkins College  ( 15 to 22 )
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36
ACT Math Scores for Davis & Elkins College  ( 16 to 21 )
1
36
ACT Composite Scores for Davis & Elkins College  ( 17 to 22 )
1
36

Can I Afford Davis & Elkins College?

$24,059 Net Price
81% Take Out Loans
16.4% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of D&E is $24,059. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At D&E, approximately 81% of students took out student loans averaging $6,716 a year. That adds up to $26,864 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at D&E is 16.4%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

Davis & Elkins College Undergraduate Student Diversity

751 Full-Time Undergraduates
58% Women
9% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 776 undergraduate students at D&E, with 751 being full-time and 25 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  D&E

Gender Diversity

Of the 751 full-time undergraduates at D&E, 42% are male and 58% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  D&E

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Davis & Elkins College students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of D&E Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 6
Black or African American 35
Hispanic or Latino 20
White 270
International Students 45
Other Races/Ethnicities 375

Geographic Diversity

West Virginia students aren't the only ones who study at Davis & Elkins College. At this time, 22 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 25 countries are represented at D&E. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Saudi Arabia, Canada, and United Kingdom.

Online Learning at Davis & Elkins College

19 Took All Classes Online
19 Took At Least One Class Online
In 2017-2018, 19 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at D&E has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 22nd most popular in West Virginia for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Davis & Elkins College Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Associate’s Bachelor’s TOTAL
Nursing 26 16 42
Business Administration & Management 3 19 22
Health & Physical Education 0 12 12
General Psychology 0 9 9
General English Literature 0 8 8
Criminology 0 8 8
Accounting 0 7 7
Marketing 0 7 7
Teacher Education Grade Specific 0 7 7
General Biology 0 5 5
Computer Science 0 5 5
General Education 3 1 4
Human Development & Family Studies 0 4 4
History 0 4 4
Chemistry 0 4 4
Criminal Justice & Corrections 4 0 4
Fine & Studio Arts 0 4 4
Natural Resources Conservation 0 3 3
Political Science & Government 0 3 3
Finance & Financial Management 0 2 2
Specialized Sales, Merchandising & Marketing 0 2 2
Teacher Education Subject Specific 0 2 2
Interdisciplinary Studies 0 2 2
Economics 0 2 2
Drama & Theater Arts 0 2 2
Sustainability Science 0 1 1
Recreation Administration 0 1 1
Dance 0 1 1
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (Other) 0 0 0
Hospitality Management 0 0 0
International Business 0 0 0
Management Information Systems 0 0 0
Communication & Media Studies 0 0 0
Information Science 0 0 0
Environmental Control Technology 0 0 0
Area Studies 0 0 0
Romance Languages 0 0 0
Health & Medical Administrative Services 0 0 0
Public Health 0 0 0
Mathematics 0 0 0
Biopsychology 0 0 0
Forestry 0 0 0
Other Parks, Recreation & Leisure Studies 0 0 0
Parks, Recreation & Leisure Studies 0 0 0
Religious Studies 0 0 0
Other Psychology 0 0 0
Sociology 0 0 0
Religious Education 0 0 0
Arts & Media Management 0 0 0
Music 0 0 0
TOTAL 36 141 177

References

*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.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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