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  • VMI is a Public and Furman is a Private (not-for-profit) school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • Furman has more expensive tuition & fees ($50,844) than VMI ($45,962).
  • It is harder to admit to VMI than Furman.
  • Furman has higher submitted SAT score (1,205) than VMI (1,205).
  • Furman has higher submitted ACT score (75) than VMI (75).
  • Furman has more students with 2,947 students while VMI has 1,685 students.
  • Furman has more full-time faculties with 272 faculties while VMI has 143 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - Virginia Military Institute and Furman.
VMIvs.Furman
Lexington, VirginiaLocationGreenville, South Carolina
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Bachelor's degreeHighest Degree OfferedMaster's degree
Baccalaureate College - Arts & SciencesCarnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences
In-State$19,118
Out-Of-State$45,962
Tuition & Fees$50,844
71 (4.21%)Number Receiving Financial Aid96 (3.47%)
$14,188Average Amount of Financial Aid$32,813
53.14 %Acceptance Rates61.18 %
48.96 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)22.94 %
1,205SAT Score1,320
75ACT Score86
78 %Graduation Rate80 %
19 %Transfer-out Rate17 %
89 %Retention Rate88 %
1,685Student Population2,947
143Number of Faculties272
10 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio10 to 1
ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services