Middlebury College

Add Comparison

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$49,648

4.7% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$21,437

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

1.41%

Default Rate

2016 Acceptance Rate

16.1%

8,819 Applicants

2016 Enrolled Students

2,549

98.3% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

93.4%

539 Graduates

About

Middlebury College is a higher education institution located in Addison County, VT. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Middlebury College were General Economics (127 degrees awarded), General Political Science & Government (42 degrees), and Neuroscience (42 degrees).

In 2016, 966 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Middlebury College. 56.3% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 43.7% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (666 degrees), 9.38 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (71 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Middlebury College is $49,648, which is $25,233 more than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($24,415).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Middlebury College is $49,648, which is $25,233 more than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($24,415).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $21,437.

In 2016, 43% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 27% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$49,648

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at Middlebury College was $49,648. The cost of tuition at Middlebury College is $25,233 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($24,415).

This chart compares the tuition costs of Middlebury College (in red) with those of other similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Average Net Price

$21,437

2016 Value

6.14%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 Middlebury College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $21,437. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of Middlebury College grew by 6.14%.

This chart compares the average net price of Middlebury College (in red) with that of other similar universities.

Average net price is calculated from full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded a grant or scholarship from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Other Student Expenses

$13,628

Room and Board

$1,000

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Middlebury College was of $13,628 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,000. The cost of room and board increased by 3.9% between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

This chart compares the average student costs at Middlebury College (in red) with that of similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

43%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

27%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

43% of undergraduate students at Middlebury College received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a growth of 4.88% with respect to 2015, when 41% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

This chart compares the average award discount at Middlebury College (in red) with that of other similar universities.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other expenses.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

1.41%

2015 Default Rate

8

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at Middlebury College was 1.41%, which represents 8 out of the 566 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Admissions

Middlebury College received 8,819 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 0.81% annual decline. Out of those 8,819 applicants, 1,423 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 16.1% acceptance rate.

There were 2,549 students enrolled at Middlebury College in 2016, and 54% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Middlebury College has an overall enrollment yield of 42.6%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

16.1%

Acceptance Rate in 2016

1,423

Accepted Out of 8,819

In 2016, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Middlebury College was 16.1% (1,423 admissions from 8,819 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2015, which was 17.4%. Between 2015 and 2016, the number of applicants declined by -0.81%, while admissions declined by -8.25%.

This chart compares the acceptance rate of Middlebury College (in red) with that of other similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

SAT Scores

54%

Submission Percentage

329

Scores Submitted

54% of enrolled first-time students at Middlebury College in 2016 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

This chart shows the SAT scores for the 25th and 75th percentile of applicants broken out into each section of the test that their are evaluated on.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Enrollment

Middlebury College has a total enrollment of 2,549 students. The full-time enrollment at Middlebury College is 2,506 students and the part-time enrollment is 43. This means that 98.3% of students enrolled at Middlebury College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Middlebury College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 64.1% White, 9.38% Hispanic or Latino, 6.75% Asian, 5.02% Two or More Races, 3.41% Black or African American, 0.196% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Middlebury College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (32.5%), followed by White Male (31.6%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (5.19%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

98.3%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Middlebury College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 2,549 students. The full-time enrollment at Middlebury College is 2,506 and the part-time enrollment is 43. This means that 98.3% of students enrolled at Middlebury College are enrolled full-time compared with 81% at similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

This chart shows the full-time vs part-time enrollment status at Middlebury College (in red) compares to similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Retention Rate over Time

94%

2016 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Middlebury College was 94%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate Colleges (74%), Middlebury College had a retention rate higher than its peers.

This chart shows the retention rate over time at Middlebury College (highlighted in red) compares to similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,633

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    239

  3. Asian

    172

The enrolled student population at Middlebury College is 64.1% White, 9.38% Hispanic or Latino, 6.75% Asian, 5.02% Two or More Races, 3.41% Black or African American, 0.196% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Baccalaureate Colleges is 55.6% White, 14% Black or African American, and 12.4% Hispanic or Latino.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 36 students (1.41%) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Graduates

In 2016, 122 more women than men received degrees from Middlebury College. The majority of degree recipients at Middlebury College are white (666 degrees awarded). There were 9.38 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (71 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Middlebury College is General Economics (127 degrees awarded), followed by General Political Science & Government (42 degrees) and Neuroscience (42 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Middlebury College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Language & Linguistics (202 degrees awarded), Cultural & Gender Studies (41 degrees), and English (106 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Middlebury College are Elementary & middle school teachers (182,413 people), Postsecondary teachers (122,377 people), Miscellaneous managers (116,393 people), Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (115,172 people), and Secondary school teachers (59,250 people).

The most specialized majors at Middlebury College are Language & Linguistics (202 degrees awarded), Cultural & Gender Studies (41 degrees), English (106 degrees), Natural Resources & Conservation (40 degrees), and Philosophy and Religious Studies (21 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Middlebury College are Real estate brokers & sales agents, Chief executives & legislators, Physicians & surgeons, Aircraft pilots & flight engineers, and Credit counselors & loan officers

The most specialized majors at Middlebury College are Language & Linguistics (202 degrees awarded), Cultural & Gender Studies (41 degrees), English (106 degrees), Natural Resources & Conservation (40 degrees), and Philosophy and Religious Studies (21 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Middlebury College are Elementary & secondary schools (320,347 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (232,326 people), Legal services (97,960 people), Hospitals (77,851 people), and Computer Systems Design (76,732 people).

The most specialized majors at Middlebury College are Language & Linguistics (202 degrees awarded), Cultural & Gender Studies (41 degrees), English (106 degrees), Natural Resources & Conservation (40 degrees), and Philosophy and Religious Studies (21 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Middlebury College.

Most Common

  1. 127 degrees awarded

  2. 42 degrees awarded

  3. 42 degrees awarded

In 2016, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Middlebury College was General Economics with 127 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of degree recipients from bachelors degree programs at Middlebury College according to their major.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 422

  2. 544

In 2016, 422 degrees were awarded to men at Middlebury College, which is 0.776 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (544).

This chart displays the gender disparity between the top 5 majors at Middlebury College by degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common Male Majors

In 2016, 83 degrees were awarded to men at Middlebury College in General Economics, which is 1.89 times more than the 44 female recipients with that same degree.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common Female Majors

In 2016, 52 degrees were awarded to women at Middlebury College in Spanish Language & Literature, which is 2.26 times more than the 23 male recipients with that same degree.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Time to Complete

89%

100% Completion Time

94%

150% Completion Time

In 2016, 89% of students graduating from Middlebury College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 94% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 94% within 200%.

The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Baccalaureate Colleges Carnegie Classification group.

Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Asian Female

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Middlebury College is Female and Asian (100% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 5.19% of graduates (28 students) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    666 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    71 degrees awarded

  3. Asian

    47 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Middlebury College is white (666 degrees awarded). There were 9.38 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (71 degrees).

2.8% of degree recipients (27 students) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    374 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    292 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino Male

    37 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Middlebury College is white female (374 degrees awarded). There were 1.28 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (292 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Operations

Middlebury College has an endowment valued at nearly $1.1B, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $73.4M (6.67%), compared to the 2.13% average return ($717k on $33.6M) across all Baccalaureate Colleges.

In 2015, Middlebury College had a total expenditure of $273M. Of that $273M, they spent $119M on salaries and $273M on benefits.

Middlebury College employs 116 Professors, 89 Assistant professors, and 67 Associate professors. Most academics at Middlebury College are Male Professors (77), Female Assistant professors(50), and Female Professors (39).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Middlebury College are: Service, with 211 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 165 employees, and Management with 108 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$1.1B

2015 Endowment

1.77%

growth from 2014

Middlebury College has an endowment valued at about $1.1B, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The endowment of Middlebury College grew 1.77% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $1.07B higher than than the median endowment of Baccalaureate Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

This line chart shows how the endowment at Middlebury College (in red) compares to that of some similar universities.

The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus Carnegie Classification grouping.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $3.44M - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2015, Middlebury College received $3.44M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Expenses

Primary Expenses

Expenditure values can vary depending on whether the institution is public or private, and are not available for private-for-profit schools.

$119M

Salary Expenditure

$273M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, Middlebury College had a total expenditure of $273M. Of that $273M, they spent $119M on salaries and $273M on benefits.

The bar chart shows the share of the primary expenses at Middlebury College over time, and the line chart shows the expenditure for solely salaries and benefits over time compared to the median for the Baccalaureate Colleges Carnegie Classification grouping.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Expenditure by Category

This tree map shows all of the primary expenses of Research at Middlebury College as a share of total expenditure.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Salary Expenditure

$119M

2015 Salaries

4.41%

growth from 2014

In 2015, Middlebury College paid a median of $119M in salaries, which represents 43.8% of their overall expenditure ($273M) and a 4.41% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 3.7% growth from 2013 and a 6.96% growth from 2012.

The median for similar Baccalaureate Colleges is 13.3M (38.4% of overall expenditures).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Instructional Salaries

$29.3M

Instructional Salaries

303

Number of Employees

In 2015, Middlebury College paid a total of $29.3M to 303 employees working as instructors, which represents 24.5% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $4.52M (34%) for similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor

Most Common Instructor

116 Employees

Service

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

211 Employees

In 2016, the most common positions for instructional staff at Middlebury College were Professor with 116 employees; Assistant professor with 89 employees; and Assistant professor with 67 employees.

In 2016, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Middlebury College were Service with 211 employees; Office and Administrative Support with 165 employees; and Management with 108 employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Professor

  2. Female Assistant professor

  3. Female Professor

In 2016, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Middlebury College was Male Professor with 77 employees, Female Assistant professor with 50 employees, and Female Professor with 39 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Middlebury College.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart