Vassar College

Poughkeepsie, NY
4-year
Medium
Suburban

Questions and Answers

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1 month ago
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2 months ago
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2 months ago
Do many students choose to live on campus?
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2 months ago
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3 months ago
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Chiaka D.
3 months ago
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Academic details

1370-1510
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
31-33
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
8 to 1
Selectivity
Selective (25% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

57% White
12% Asian
10% Hispanic
8% Multiracial
4% Black
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Software Engineer92k
Senior Data Analyst75k
Executive Director71k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)69k
Program Director, Non-Profit60k
Program Manager, Non-Profit Organization57k
Paralegal42k
Based on 2,751 student responses
56.3kAvg. Early Career Pay
107.7kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
50%in High-Meaning careers
24%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$45,689
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,703
Average Pell Grant
$3,807
Average Federal Loans

$43,569
Average Institutional Grant
$6,664
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$58,770 / year
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