Eckerd College Rankings

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In the World#2429 of 14178
In North America#750 of 2629
In the United States#687 of 2528
In Florida#20 of 111
In Saint Petersburg#1 of 2

Quick Review

Religion
Presbyterian Church (USA)
Acceptance rate
67%
Average SAT
1185
Average ACT
26
Avg. cost to attend
$36,033 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
2,007
Male:Female Ratio
32:68
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree
Website
eckerd.edu

Eckerd College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate67%62%70%
Applicants4,6441,4463,198
Admissions3,1328982,234
Freshmen enrolled full time539167372

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
390 or 72%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1090
or below

75% of them
had 1280
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Eckerd College are 1090-1280 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
240 or 45%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 23
or below

75% of them
had 29
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Eckerd College are 23-29 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1548 (77%)
Hispanic174 (9%)
Nonresident Alien82 (4%)
Two or more races78 (4%)
Asian53 (3%)
Black or African American52 (3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native7 (0.3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown6 (0.3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander3 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$36,033/year
Average aid awarded
$25,477
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$26,400
$30-48K$28,740
$48-75K$30,449
$75-110K$33,351
$110K+$38,397

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$45,452
Tuition in-state$45,452
Tuition out-of-state$45,452
Fee in-district$644
Fee in-state$644
Fee out-of-state$644

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,795
Combined charge for room and board$13,026
Room charge$6,814
Meal charge$6,212

Eckerd College Majors

MajorBachelor's
Biology & Biological Sciences, General59
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography45
Environmental Studies44
Psychology, General33
Business Administration and Management, General31
Developmental and Child Psychology23
Communication, General22
International Business & Trade & Commerce14
International Relations and Affairs13
Political Science and Government, General12
Business & Commerce, General12
Creative Writing12
Anthropology10
Visual and Performing Arts, General10
Economics, General8
International & Global Studies6
Film & Cinema & Video Studies5
Computer Science5
Biochemistry4
History, General4
Music, General4
Chemistry, General4
Mathematics, General4
Sociology4
Geological and Earth Sciences & Geosciences, Other4
Religion & Religious Studies3
East Asian Studies3
Philosophy3
Humanities & Humanistic Studies3
American & United States Studies & Civilization2
English Language and Literature, General2
Art Therapy & Therapist1
Physics, General1
Web Page, Digital & Multimedia and Information Resources Design1
Fine & Studio Arts, General1
Human Resources Management and Services, Other1
Management Information Systems, General1
French Language and Literature1
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General1
Grand Total416
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate66%65%67%
  • Full-time retention rate - 81%

Publications & Citations

Publications
850
Citations
30,083

Publication count by topic

Biology
142
Psychology
121
Sociology
75
Chemistry
56
Geology
54
Geography
52
Political science
39
Physics
34
Art
33
History
29
Environmental science
27
Computer science
26
Medicine
26
Philosophy
22
Mathematics
22
Economics
17
Business
16
Materials science
9
Engineering
5

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Sociology8153,266
Geology10832,010
Geography11011,605
Psychology11089,608
Philosophy152129
Political science1692272
Art171617
Biology20325,567
Environmental science2241644
Physics2317620
Economics2462281
Chemistry24782,973
Business2508334
History25975
Medicine3013978
Materials science3234555
Mathematics3384299
Engineering427156
Computer science489878

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199011117
19919120
19929162
199310151
199412131
19954133
199615191
199714137
199818186
199911212
200017308
200117381
200214478
200327577
200415545
200518696
200627769
2007301021
2008291081
2009301170
2010301308
2011331448
2012321597
2013301871
2014291911
2015411884
2016391837
2017321860
2018291664
2019721792
2020442006

General info

Alternative namesEC
Founded1958
WikipediaEckerd College
Colorsteal, navy blue, black
Academic CalendarFour-One-Four
Total FTE staff340
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address4200 54th Ave S
Saint Petersburg, Florida, 33711-4700
United States
City population254,000
Phone7278671166
Fax+1 (727) 866 2304

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