Pomona College: Ranking & Review

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Claremont Rank United States Rank World Rank
3 383 1322
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

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

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

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 Sciences 97 97
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 54 54
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 37 37
Mathematics and Statistics 28 28
Psychology 25 25
Physical Sciences 24 24
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 19 19
Visual and Performing Arts 18 18
Natural Resources and Conservation 16 16
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 13 13
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 11 11
History 11 11
English Language and Literature & Letters 10 10
Philosophy and Religious Studies 9 9
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 8 8
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 6 6
Engineering 1 1
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 population10,000 - 50,000
Phone9096218131

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