|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||6%|
|Student to faculty ratio||9:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,253 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Claremont McKenna College is one of the most selective institutions in its admission process in the U.S. In Fall 2016, it received 6,342 applications and only 599 students were granted admission. Claremont McKenna College is at the #7 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 60% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 50% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1320 to 1490|
|ACT||31 to 33|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Claremont McKenna College's tuition was $50,700 for all students regardless of residency (89.2% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 50% of Claremont McKenna College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 13% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,445 (which is 1% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Claremont McKenna College in 2016-2017, was 101, which is 29% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,553 (which is 22.8% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Claremont McKenna College has enrolled a total of 1,347 students (1,346 students full-time and 1 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,347 students, 22 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 51% men and 49% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
Non-resident alien: 17%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%
Two or more races: 6%
Black/African American: 5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Claremont McKenna College.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||12%||42|
|Philosophy And Religious Studies||6%||22|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||6%||20|
|Visual And Performing Arts||4%||12|
|Mathematics And Statistics||3%||10|
|English Language And Literature/letters||1%||4|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Claremont McKenna College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Claremont McKenna College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $50,300. Last year, out of the total 145 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 145 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 196 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 196 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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