|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Students with disability||14%|
|Student to faculty ratio||9:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,074 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Dickinson College is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 6,172 applications and only 2,667 students were granted admission. Dickinson College is at the #41 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
In 2016-2017 academic year, Dickinson College's tuition was $50,730 for all students regardless of residency (89.3% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 78% of Dickinson College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 10% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,478 (which is 1.8% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Dickinson College in 2016-2017, was 291, which is 40% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,698 (which is 20.3% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Dickinson College has enrolled a total of 2,420 students (2,376 students full-time and 44 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,420 students, 10 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 41% men and 59% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
Non-resident alien: 11%
Black/African American: 5%
Two or more races: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Dickinson 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|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||11%||38|
|Mathematics And Statistics||7%||26|
|Legal Professions And Studies||6%||22|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||5%||18|
|Visual And Performing Arts||5%||16|
|Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies||3%||10|
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 Dickinson 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 Dickinson College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $40,700. Last year, out of the total 423 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 389 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 566 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 515 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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