Berea College

Berea College Ranking

country rank: 481
world rank: 1202

University Overview

Berea College ranking, established in 1855, is a non-profit private liberal arts college based in the rural setting of Berea, Kentucky (population range of 10,000-49,999). Berea College ranking is a very limited (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. In a variety of fields of study, Berea College provides courses and services that contribute to formally accredited higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 165-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. The enrollment rate for this US higher education institution is 30-40%, rendering it a very selective institution. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Berea College also offers a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

Berea College Ranking

University Identity

Name Berea College
Founded 1855
Motto God has made of one blood all peoples of the earth
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address 101 Chestnut Street Berea 40404-2182 Kentucky United States
Tel +1 (859) 985 3000
Fax +1 (859) 985 3917

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) Not reported
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office CPO 2220 Berea 40404 (859) 985 3500 800 326 5948

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Berea College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 281,541 physical volumes, 11,564 physical media, 18,995 digital/electronic medium and 105 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Berea College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,358 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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