Hiram College Rankings

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#3435 of 14,131 In the World
#999 of 2,597 In North America
#930 of 2,496 In the United States
#36 of 90 In Ohio

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
93%
Average SAT
995
Average ACT
20
Avg. cost to attend
$20,072 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,091
Graduates
19
Male:Female Ratio
43:57
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
www.hiram.edu

Hiram College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 93% 90% 96%
Applicants 1,535 771 764
Admissions 1,424 692 732
Freshmen enrolled full time 228 103 125
Freshmen enrolled part time 4 3 1

724 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

147 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
30 or 13%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 890
or below

75% of them
had 1100
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Hiram College are 890-1100 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
95 or 41%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 16
or below

75% of them
had 24
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Hiram College are 16-24 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Recommendations Considered but not required
SAT/ACT 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

White 497 (45%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 353 (32%)
Black or African American 145 (13%)
Hispanic 75 (7%)
Two or more races 23 (2%)
Nonresident Alien 7 (0.6%)
Asian 7 (0.6%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$20,072/year
Average aid awarded
$30,490
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $15,364
$30-48K $15,266
$48-75K $17,993
$75-110K $21,738
$110K+ $29,041

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $24,500$6,612
Tuition in-state $24,500$6,612
Tuition out-of-state $24,500$6,612
Fee in-district $225
Fee in-state $225
Fee out-of-state $225

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 652
Combined charge for room and board $10,290
Room charge $5,150
Meal charge $5,140

Hiram College Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's
Business Administration and Management, General 31
Accounting and Finance 27
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 23
Education, General 9
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 8
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 8
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 8
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 6
Medical & Health Humanities 6
Exercise Science and Kinesiology 5
Psychology, General 5
Sociology, General 5
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 5
Computer Science 4
Creative Writing 4
Chemistry, General 3
Computer and Information Sciences, General 3
English Language and Literature, General 3
Environmental Studies 3
History, General 3
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching 3
Political Science and Government, General 3
Social Sciences, General 3
Biochemistry 2
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies 2
Music, General 2
Neuroscience 2
Art & Art Studies, General 1
English & Language Arts Teacher Education 1
Physics, General 1
Public Health, General 1
Theatre Literature, History and Criticism 1
Grand Total 183 8
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 50% 38% 64%
  • Full-time retention rate - 75%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

Publications & Citations

Publications
338
Citations
8,672

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
106 / 944
Psychology
66 / 2,244
Medicine
56 / 1,527
Computer Science
55 / 908
Biology
51 / 2,944
Chemistry
30 / 1,532
Art & Design
27 / 218
Environmental Science
26 / 1,367
Engineering
20 / 387
Sociology
19 / 29
Ecology
18 / 586
Philosophy
18 / 79
Business
17 / 305
Education Majors
17 / 100
Social Psychology
16 / 899
Physics
16 / 432
History
16 / 130
Mathematics
14 / 205
Health Science
13 / 273
Materials Science
12 / 347
Zoology
12 / 345
Demography
11 / 330
Political Science
11 / 54
Clinical Psychology
11 / 724
Anatomy and Physiology
10 / 379
Economics
10 / 24
Genetics
10 / 1,437
Neuroscience
10 / 351
Child Psychology
9 / 286
Multimedia
8 / 1
Math Teachers
8 / 42
Art History
8 / 6
Library and Information science
7 / 24
Geography and Cartography
7 / 138
Communications and Public Relations
7 / 130
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
7 / 15
Biochemistry
7 / 401
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
6 / 0
Botany
6 / 242
Law
6 / 31

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 21
1992 2 16
1993 1 18
1994 2 20
1995 4 11
1996 3 30
1997 4 37
1998 6 42
1999 4 53
2000 6 48
2001 2 61
2002 10 93
2003 7 147
2004 12 174
2005 4 156
2006 8 168
2007 23 201
2008 13 234
2009 20 344
2010 21 435
2011 17 462
2012 14 561
2013 15 646
2014 15 743
2015 19 723
2016 21 692
2017 19 700
2018 8 666
2019 8 683
2020 14 758
2021 16 741

Hiram College alumni

  1. James A. Garfield

    James A. Garfield
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1831-1881 (aged 50)
    Enrolled in Hiram College
    Studied in 1851-1854
    Occupations
    statespersonwriterlawyerpoliticianmilitary officer
    Biography

    James Abram Garfield was the 20th president of the United States, serving only from March 4, 1881 until his death six months later. A lawyer and Civil War general, he served nine terms in the House of Representatives, the only sitting member of the House to be elected president. Before his candidacy for the White House, he had been elected to the Senate by the Ohio General Assembly, a position he declined when he became president-elect.

  2. Michael Stanley

    Michael Stanley
    Years
    1948-2021 (aged 73)
    Occupations
    singer-songwriter
    Biography

    Michael Stanley Gee was an American singer-songwriter, musician, radio and television personality. Both as a solo artist and with the Michael Stanley Band (MSB), his brand of heartland rock was popular in Cleveland, Ohio, and around the American Midwest in the 1970s and 1980s.

  3. Lucretia Garfield

    Lucretia Garfield
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1832-1918 (aged 86)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Lucretia Garfield was the first lady of the United States from March to September 1881, as the wife of James A. Garfield, the 20th president of the United States.

  4. Vachel Lindsay

    Vachel Lindsay
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1879-1931 (aged 52)
    Occupations
    writerpoetpainter
    Biography

    Nicholas Vachel Lindsay was an American poet. He is considered a founder of modern singing poetry, as he referred to it, in which verses are meant to be sung or chanted.

All 23 notable alumni

General info

Alternative names Hiram
Founded 1850
Motto Fiat Lux
Let there be light
Colors red, blue
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 202
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address Hinsdale Hall, Third Floor, Garfield Road
Hiram, Ohio, 44234-0067
United States
City population 1,000
Phone 3305693211
Fax +1 (330) 569 5944

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