Davis & Elkins College Rankings

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#6908 of 14,160In the World
#1705 of 2,624In North America
#1622 of 2,523In the United States
#17 of 26In West Virginia

Quick Review

Religion
Presbyterian Church (USA)
Acceptance rate
40%
Average SAT
1030
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$18,591 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
776
Male:Female Ratio
41:59
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree

Davis & Elkins College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate40%39%40%
Applicants1,9376651,272
Admissions771262509
Freshmen enrolled full time21378135

22 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
123 or 58%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 920
or below

75% of them
had 1140
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Davis & Elkins College are 920-1140 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
85 or 40%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Davis & Elkins College are 18-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Considered but not required
Recommendations Considered but not required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Race or Ethnicity unknown378 (49%)
White285 (37%)
Nonresident Alien45 (6%)
Black or African American35 (5%)
Hispanic21 (3%)
Asian7 (0.9%)
Two or more races4 (0.5%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$18,591/year
Average aid awarded
$23,215
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$16,077
$30-48K$15,556
$48-75K$16,014
$75-110K$19,857
$110K+$22,580

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$29,000
Tuition in-state$29,000
Tuition out-of-state$29,000
Fee in-district$630
Fee in-state$630
Fee out-of-state$630

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity688
Combined charge for room and board$9,700

Davis & Elkins College Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor's
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse2616
Business Administration and Management, General311
Kinesiology and Exercise Science10
Psychology, General9
Criminology7
Elementary Education and Teaching7
Accounting7
English Language and Literature, General7
Biology & Biological Sciences, General5
Computer Science5
Marketing & Marketing Management, General5
Education, General31
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies4
Art & Art Studies, General4
Human Development and Family Studies, General4
History, General3
Chemistry, General3
Environmental Science3
Hospitality and Recreation Marketing Operations2
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management2
Economics, General2
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General2
Political Science and Government, General2
Dance, General1
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching1
Finance, General1
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General1
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General1
Drama and Dance Teacher Education1
Grand Total36123
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate41%37%44%
  • Full-time retention rate - 69%

Publications & Citations

Publications
68
Citations
1,043

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
23 / 52
Psychology
17 / 75
Medicine
12 / 14
Chemistry
11 / 664
Education Majors
7 / 15
Health Science
7 / 1
Sociology
6 / 30
Business
5 / 6
Economics
5 / 3
Organic Chemistry
5 / 590
Art & Design
5 / 35
Environmental Science
4 / 269
History
4 / 0
Engineering
3 / 18
Biology
3 / 174
Clinical Psychology
3 / 10
Social Psychology
3 / 41
Literature
3 / 24
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
3 / 13
Child Psychology
2 / 0
Demography
2 / 6
Media Studies
2 / 0
Materials Science
2 / 8
Creative Writing
2 / 21
Inorganic Chemistry
2 / 1
Physics
2 / 8
Political Economy
2 / 1
Finance
2 / 2
Communications and Public Relations
2 / 2
Public Health
1 / 2
Mathematics
1 / 0
Classics and Ancient History
1 / 0
Accounting
1 / 0
Software Engineering
1 / 0
Entomology
1 / 63
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology
1 / 3
Sexology
1 / 6
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution
1 / 0
Art History
1 / 0
Environmental Chemistry
1 / 63

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199003
199101
199202
199310
199423
199502
199613
199712
199816
199914
2000416
2001052
2002045
2003342
2004051
2005084
2006142
2007062
2008155
2009160
2010245
2011143
2012151
2013463
2014048
2015047
2016130
2017634
2018324
2019446
2020924

Notable alumni

  1. Richard Kerens Sutherland

    Photo
    Richard Kerens Sutherland
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1893-1966 (aged 73)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Richard Kerens Sutherland was a United States Army officer during World War II. He served as General of the Army Douglas MacArthur's Chief of Staff in the South West Pacific Area during the war.

  2. Ron Fragale

    Photo
    Ron Fragale
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1950-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Ronald A. Fragale has been a Democratic member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, representing the 41st District since 2000. He has served as Speaker Pro Tempore. He earlier served as a Delegate from 1990 through 1998.

General info

Alternative namesD&E
D&E College
Davis and Elkins College
Founded1904
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff184
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address100 Campus Dr
Elkins, West Virginia, 26241-3996
United States
City population7,000
Phone3046371900
Fax+1 (304) 637 1800

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