Earlham College Rankings

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In the World#885 of 14178
In North America#294 of 2629
In the United States#264 of 2528
In Indiana#6 of 55
In Richmond#1 of 3

Quick Review

Religion
Friends
Acceptance rate
63%
Average SAT
1235
Average ACT
27
Avg. cost to attend
$23,043 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
948
Graduates
50
Male:Female Ratio
42:58
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Earlham College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate63%57%68%
Applicants2,0708971,173
Admissions1,313513800
Freshmen enrolled full time17264108

14 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

16 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
107 or 62%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1100
or below

75% of them
had 1370
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Earlham College are 1100-1370 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
58 or 34%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 23
or below

75% of them
had 30
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Earlham College are 23-30 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
College-preparatory program Considered but not required
Recommendations Considered but not required
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Secondary school record Considered but not required
TOEFL Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White509 (51%)
Nonresident Alien217 (22%)
Hispanic72 (7%)
Black or African American68 (7%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown53 (5%)
Two or more races47 (5%)
Asian32 (3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$23,043/year
Average aid awarded
$36,768
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$16,184
$30-48K$15,777
$48-75K$15,854
$75-110K$24,250
$110K+$31,202

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$46,410$20,500
Tuition in-state$46,410$20,500
Tuition out-of-state$46,410$20,500
Fee in-district$970$75
Fee in-state$970$75
Fee out-of-state$970$75

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,061
Combined charge for room and board$10,885
Room charge$5,775
Meal charge$5,110

Earlham College Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Psychology, General20
Computer Science19
Business Administration and Management, General17
Biochemistry13
Education, General13
Biology & Biological Sciences, General10
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other8
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution8
History, General7
Japanese Studies7
Art & Art Studies, General7
Geology & Earth Science, General7
Sociology and Anthropology7
Neuroscience6
Physics, General5
Political Science and Government, General5
Economics, General5
Divinity & Ministry5
Linguistics4
Music, General4
International Relations and Affairs4
English Language and Literature & Letters, Other4
General Studies3
Environmental Science3
Women's Studies3
Chemistry, General3
Philosophy3
Theology and Religious Vocations, Other3
Spanish Language and Literature2
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General2
Environmental Studies2
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General2
Mathematics, General2
Religion & Religious Studies1
African-American & Black Studies1
Grand Total19421
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate64%55%71%
  • Full-time retention rate - 80%

Publications & Citations

Publications
636
Citations
13,285

Publication count by topic

Biology
136
Sociology
64
Computer science
51
Psychology
50
History
49
Political science
40
Chemistry
39
Physics
28
Geography
23
Art
20
Philosophy
16
Mathematics
16
Geology
15
Environmental science
11
Engineering
11
Medicine
9
Business
8
Economics
8
Materials science
2

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History118783
Philosophy160325
Art171517
Sociology1874399
Physics19631,150
Biology19865,932
Geography2081349
Environmental science2114756
Political science2153135
Geology2157250
Psychology25221,111
Computer science2968789
Mathematics3051444
Engineering3126253
Business3285124
Chemistry3696643
Economics407524
Materials science520917
Medicine538943

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990441
1991646
1992658
1993252
19941151
1995461
1996867
1997680
1998177
19991485
200011113
200111171
200212139
200314243
200411263
20058266
200613348
200713318
200817397
200920376
201014408
201117560
201218608
201333790
201414789
201536877
201631816
201732764
201827942
2019321028
2020331116

General info

Alternative namesEarlham
Founded1847
WikipediaEarlham College
MottoVita Lux Hominum
Life, The Light of Humankind
Colorsmaroon, white
Academic CalendarSeptember to June
Total FTE staff349
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address801 National Rd West
Richmond, Indiana, 47374-4095
United States
City population37,000
Phone7659831200
Fax+1 (765) 983 1304

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