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Hampden-Sydney College

Hampden-Sydney, VA

Hampden-Sydney College says, "The liberal education offered at Hampden-Sydney prepares the student for the fulfillment of freedom. It introduces the student to general principles and areas of knowledge which develop minds and characters capable of making enlightened choices between truth and error, between right and wrong." [Source]

Website: http://www.hsc.edu/

B

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881
Undergraduate
Enrollment
62%
4-Year
Graduation Rate
$48,110
Tuition & Fees
(annually)

10:1
Student to Faculty Ratio
4.4%
Student Loan Default Rate
General Education Requirements

Composition

YES

Literature

YES

Foreign Language

YES

U.S. Government/History

NO

Economics

NO

Mathematics

YES

Science

YES


Additional Information

Hampden-Sydney should be commended for its three-semester Western Culture sequence, in which students discuss literary, artistic, and historical texts from pre-history through the present.


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Curriculum last evaluated: 7/3/2021

2019-20 enrollment and tuition data, and four-year graduation rates for first-time, full-time freshmen who enrolled in Fall 2012, are derived from the National Center for Education Statistics’ College Navigator.