Meredith College

Raleigh, NC, USA
4.35 Average Rating

Meredith College in Raleigh, North Carolina, is a private women’s college with approximately 2,000 students attending, making it one of the largest women’s colleges in the nation. Meredith offers more than 80 majors, minors, and academic programs, including STEM and health fields, Business, Psychology, and Design. Students are encouraged to gain hands-on experience through International Programs, the Undergraduate Research Program, and internships, resulting in 95% of Meredith’s students participating in applied learning. The Meredith-exclusive program StrongPoints® helps students discover and utilize their strengths to reach their goals and, within a few short months of graduation, 92.2% of students are employed or in graduate school.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Female Only
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
89%
Out of State Students
7%
0
100
61%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 22
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1036
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Decision Acceptance is binding so student must attend college if accepted. October 30, 2018
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. December 3, 2018
Fall Regular Decision February 15, 2019
Spring Regular Decision November 1, 2018
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
1,980
Total Number of Undergrads
1,682
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
49%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
62%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
12:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$23,450
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$34,807
Out-of-State Tuition
$34,807
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$19,599
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Organizations
108
Size of Town
City: Large
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Raleigh
Charlotte
Greensboro
Wilmington
Washington
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$36,500
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What Students Are Saying

4.35 Average Rating
the best school i could ever have attended. the staff is so professional, warm, caring, and helpful. the campus community is more like a family.
Beverly from Raleigh, NC
It is a small and private school . The people are really nice and helpful. I rate this college a 10 and the campus is really beautiful.
Yovani from Seven Springs, NC