|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||20%|
|Student to faculty ratio||9:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,345 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Smith College is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 5,254 applications and only 1,956 students were granted admission. Smith College is at the #35 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, Smith College's tuition was $47,620 for all students regardless of residency (77.7% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 72% of Smith College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 19% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,898 (which is 11.3% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Smith College in 2016-2017, was 287, which is 47% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $3,908 (which is 33.7% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Smith College has enrolled a total of 2,896 students (2,809 students full-time and 87 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,896 students, 65 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 2% men and 98% women and 2,514 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 382 for graduates studies.
Non-resident alien: 13%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 8%
Black/African American: 6%
Two or more races: 5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Smith 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|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||25%||257|
|Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies||7%||72|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||7%||72|
|Mathematics And Statistics||5%||52|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||4%||45|
|Visual And Performing Arts||3%||33|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||2%||18|
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 Smith 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 Smith College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $32,500. Last year, out of the total 717 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 631 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 836 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 719 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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