Harvey Mudd College Rankings

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In the World#1217 of 14178
In North America#380 of 2629
In the United States#343 of 2528
In California#34 of 252
In Claremont#2 of 10

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
14%
Average SAT
1530
Average ACT
34
Avg. cost to attend
$39,411 /y
Aid receiving
75%
Undergraduates
904
Male:Female Ratio
50:50
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree

Harvey Mudd College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate14%9%24%
Applicants4,0452,8151,230
Admissions553260293
Freshmen enrolled full time224113111

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
165 or 74%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1490
or below

75% of them
had 1570
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Harvey Mudd College are 1490-1570 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
98 or 44%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 33
or below

75% of them
had 35
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Harvey Mudd College are 33-35 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White274 (30%)
Asian176 (20%)
Hispanic176 (20%)
Two or more races95 (11%)
Nonresident Alien75 (8%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown65 (7%)
Black or African American36 (4%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander5 (0.6%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$39,411/year
Average aid awarded
$37,542
Students receiving aid
75%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$16,494
$30-48K$23,234
$48-75K$14,210
$75-110K$24,798
$110K+$50,809

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$58,359
Tuition in-state$58,359
Tuition out-of-state$58,359
Fee in-district$301
Fee in-state$301
Fee out-of-state$301

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity906
Combined charge for room and board$18,679
Room charge$10,234
Meal charge$8,445

Harvey Mudd College Majors

MajorBachelor's
Engineering, General83
Mathematics and Computer Science44
Computer Science42
Physics, General14
Chemistry, General9
Mathematics, General8
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology, Other4
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other3
Biochemistry2
Biology & Biological Sciences, General1
Theoretical and Mathematical Physics1
Grand Total211
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate92%94%89%
  • Full-time retention rate - 97%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,373
Citations
65,929

Publication count by topic

Computer science
524
Mathematics
428
Physics
272
Biology
213
Chemistry
205
Materials science
201
Engineering
124
Psychology
46
Sociology
33
Medicine
30
Geology
26
Economics
23
Environmental science
21
Political science
19
Art
18
Geography
16
Philosophy
13
History
10
Business
9

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Physics92210,674
Engineering9566,077
Mathematics10138,822
Computer science108910,393
Psychology14665,096
Biology16619,577
Philosophy185615
Materials science19193,869
Sociology1954354
Geology2166247
Chemistry21974,402
Economics2467277
Political science261872
Art26883
Environmental science2756327
Medicine29621,047
Geography334072
Business3392109

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199025204
199133212
199238343
199336285
199420295
199521376
199632355
199739440
199836496
199934566
200033692
200157831
200244900
2003681064
2004641153
2005641361
2006601727
2007841987
2008632109
2009642332
2010662543
2011993006
20121113419
20131063902
2014994322
2015804242
2016914221
2017884144
2018893734
20191284326
20201004511

General info

Alternative namesMudd
HMC
Founded1955
WikipediaHarvey Mudd College
Colorsblack, gold
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff327
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address301 Platt Blvd.
Claremont, California, 91711
United States
City population35,000
Phone9096218000
Fax+1 (909) 607 7046

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