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The Brevard College Student Body


787 students

Thirty (30) states and 9 countries are represented in the student body. Most students are from North Carolina. About 40% are from South Carolina, Georgia, and Tennessee. About 8% are from Alabama, Florida, and Virginia.

Brevard also enrolls students from Egypt, Palestine, Brazil, Canada, Algeria, Ethiopia, Bolivia, Uruguay, England, and Australia.

Students also transfer from colleges and universities throughout the world including 2 and 4 year colleges.

Ethnicities Represented in the Student Body

67% of students identify as White.

32% of students identify as a person of color, which includes:

  • 14% who identify as Black
  • 8% who identify as Latinx
  • 5% of students identify with two more more ethnicities.
  • 3% who identify as Non-resident
  • 2% of students identify as an unknown ethnicity.
  • 1% of students identify as Asian.

New Student Academic Profile

Average High School GPA (unweighted): 3.40

Average SAT score (Math and Reading): 1090

Average ACT (composite): 21


Additional Information

About 40% of students identify as Women

About 57% of students identify as Men

About 3% of students identify as non-binary

27% of students are First Generation college students, which means their parents did not attend college

45% of students receive a Pell Grant (of any amount)

78%: First-to-Second Year Retention Rate


Students Enrolled


of students live on campus


of students participate in athletics

including Men's and Women's Cycling. We also have a robust intramural sports program!