Pomona College: Ranking & Review

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Claremont
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Top 8%

Pomona College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate8%10%7%
Applicants9,0453,5005,545
Admissions756357399
Enrolled undergraduates412192220
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,599811788

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores214
Percent of students submitting SAT scores52%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
725
Math
725

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores271
Percent of students submitting ACT scores66%
ACT Composite
32
ACT English
33
ACT Math
31

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $70.

Secondary school GPAConsidered but not required
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Pomona College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$69,725$69,725
Off-campus$64,725$64,725
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $16,150 and other expenses per full academic year.

Pomona College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,542 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$50,720$50,720
Fees for full-time undergraduates$355$355
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$2,113$2,113

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sTotal
Social Sciences9797
Biological and Biomedical Sciences5454
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3737
Mathematics and Statistics2828
Psychology2525
Physical Sciences2424
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies1919
Visual and Performing Arts1818
Natural Resources and Conservation1616
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1313
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1111
History1111
English Language and Literature & Letters1010
Philosophy and Religious Studies99
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics88
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies66
Engineering11
Grand Total387387

A total of 387 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Pomona College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate93%91%95%
  • Full-time retention rate - 98%

General info

Alternative namesPC
Founded1887
MottoOur contribution to Christian civilization
Our contribution to Christian civilization
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff778
Instructional FTE234
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.pomona.edu
Address550 N College Ave
Claremont, California, 91711-6319
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population35,000
Phone9096218131

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