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Middlebury College Share Share

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SAT Score Range 1280 - 1495
ACT Score Range 30 - 33
Acceptance Rate
Admissions Selectivity
Admissions Yield
Gender Distribution
Average Salary after Graduating
Average Salary a Few Years after Graduating
Tuition + Fees
Student Median Household Income
Undergrad Focus
Undergrad Retention Rate
Undergrad Size
Graduation Rate
Category
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Acceptance Rate

17.1%

Acceptance Rate by Gender

Percent of Applicants

SAT Score Range

1280 - 1495
25th to 75th percentiles
Out of 1600

ACT Score Range

30 - 33
25th to 75th percentiles
Out of 36

Tuition & Fees

$52,496

Average Salary in 10 Years

$71,900
Note: 10 years after enrolling at Middlebury College

Middlebury College is located in Middlebury, Vermont. It is a small private not-for-profit school part of the Middlebury College system and offers both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has 2,549 undergraduate students enrolled and admission is very competitive with an acceptance rate of 17.1%.

Popular majors include Social Sciences, Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, and Natural Resources and Conservation. 95% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $47,900.

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🗺 Old Chapel
Middlebury, Vermont 05753
🌐 www.middlebury.edu
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What test scores do you need to get into Middlebury College?

SAT Score Range

1280 - 1495
25th to 75th percentiles
Out of 1600

ACT Score Range

30 - 33
25th to 75th percentiles
Out of 36

Median SAT Score

1388
Out of 1600

Median ACT Score

32
Out of 36
SAT Score Breakdown

SAT Total Score Ranges

SAT Critical Reading Score Ranges

SAT Math Score Ranges

SAT Writing Score Ranges

ACT Score Breakdown

ACT Total Score Ranges

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Should you take the SATs or the ACTs?

Students Submitting SATs

49%

Students Submitting ACTs

63%

More students take the ACTs than the SATs.

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Middlebury College has around 8,909 applicants.

Of the students admitted, 42% decide to enroll at Middlebury College. This is the admissions yield. A higher admisssions yield means students want to attend the school. A lower one means that they decided to attend another school.

Out of the 8,909 applicants 44% are men and 56% are women. This means that for every 100 male applicants, there are 127 women, or for every 100 female applicants, there are 79 men.

Middlebury College's acceptance rate is 17.1%. The acceptance rate for men is 18.9% and the acceptance rate for women is 15.6%.

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Who applies to Middlebury College?

Number of Applicants

8,909

Number of Applicants per Spot

14
per spot

Male Applicants

44%

Female Applicants

56%
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Getting into Middlebury College

Middlebury College Acceptance Rate

17.1%

Getting in

Very Selective

Male Acceptance Rate

18.9%

Female Acceptance Rate

15.6%
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Do Students Want to Go to Middlebury College?

Middlebury College Admissions Yield

42%
of accepted students choose to go to Middlebury College

Male Admissions Yield

43%

Female Admissions Yield

41%
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Admission Test Scores Required
High School GPA Recommended
High School Rank Recommended
High School Record Required
Complete High School Recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
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Graduation Rate

95%
within 6 years

Men Graduation Rate

94%

Women Graduation Rate

95%

Undergrad Graduation Rate

Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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Can you afford to attend Middlebury College?

Average Cost After Financial Aid

$22,775
for one year
Source: Dept. of Education

Published Tuition & Fees

$52,496
Excludes housing Source: Dept. of Education

Out-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing

$67,464
per year

In-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing

$67,464
per year
How much debt will you graduate with?

Median Student Debt

$13,625
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

How much will you pay each month?

$145
Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the median monthly payment a graduate of Middlebury College would expect to pay over 10 years.

Will you be able to pay off your debt?

88%
of students are able to pay down debt 3 years after graduation
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The 3-year repayment rate is the percentage of students who are able to repay some of their student debt.

Why does this matter? A high rate means that students are making enough money so that they can pay down their student debt. A low rate means that students are having trouble paying down their loans.

Middlebury College Financial Aid

Students Receiving Financial Aid

46%
of students
Source: Dept. of Education

Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan

27%
of students
Source: Dept. of Education

To learn more and apply for financial aid at Middlebury College you can visit www.middlebury.edu/admissions/finaid.

Middlebury College Tuition and Room & Board

Out-of-State Tuition

Total Cost: $67,464
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

In-State Tuition

Total Cost: $67,464
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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How much money will you make after graduating from Middlebury College?

Middlebury College students, on average, make $71,900 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 6 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 11% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from Middlebury College

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at Middlebury College. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

How much will your income increase each year?

10.7%
in early to mid-career Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at Middlebury College.

Median Earnings of Students from Middlebury College

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Middlebury College.

Male Students: Average Earnings from Middlebury College

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Middlebury College.

Female Students: Average Earnings from Middlebury College

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Middlebury College.

Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at Middlebury College

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Middlebury College.
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Return on Education Share Share
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What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend Middlebury College? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

10-Year Average Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School

1.1x
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Middlebury College. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Middlebury College. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

10-Year Median Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School

0.9x
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Middlebury College. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Middlebury College. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

Tuition vs. Earnings

Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.
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Student-Faculty Ratio

8
students per faculty

Average Professional Salary

$123,081
for full-time professors
Salary Group: Medium-High
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Can you go to grad school at Middlebury College?

Yes
Highest degree: Doctor's degree
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Undergraduate Focus

98%

Undergrads

2,549

Total Students

2,591
undergrads and grad students

Part-Time Students

1%

Students over 25

1%

Student Median Household Income

$77,169
per year
(compared to U.S. median household income of $61,372 in 2017) Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education, U.S. Census Bureau
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Who will be your classmates?

Women

52%
of undergraduates

Men

48%
of undergraduates

Are there more men or more women?

About the Same

Middlebury College around the same number of female and male undergrads.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 92 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 108 women.

International Students

11%
of undergraduates

Undergraduate Student Diversity at Middlebury College

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Student Age

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Where are Students from?

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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What do students at Middlebury College study?

Middlebury College Popular Majors

Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at Middlebury College are:

  1. Social Sciences
  2. Biological and Biomedical Sciences
  3. Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  4. Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  5. Natural Resources and Conservation
Approximately 65% of students choose to study one of these majors.
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Will you be happy at Middlebury College?

Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate

96%

Students Who Transfer Out of Middlebury College

2%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

Middlebury College has a retention rate of 96% for full-time undergrads, which is very high.

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Undergraduate Transfers

9
0% of undergraduates

Transfer In Rate

Very Low

Middlebury College has around 9 students who transfer into the school each year. This is very low at approximately 0% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see Middlebury College as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

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City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000

46
in 2017
Source: FBI

City Rape Rate per 100,000

12
in 2017
Source: FBI
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Presidential Election Results of 2016

Democratic

Politically, Vermont tends to be More Democratic. In the 2016 Presidential election, 57% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 30% voted for the Republican party, and 7% voted for neither.

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