Ripon College Rankings

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#4189 of 14,160In the World
#1152 of 2,624In North America
#1078 of 2,523In the United States
#25 of 48In Wisconsin

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
70%
Average SAT
1105
Average ACT
22
Avg. cost to attend
$22,830 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
787
Male:Female Ratio
45:55
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree
Website
ripon.edu

Ripon College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate70%69%70%
Applicants2,9001,3211,579
Admissions2,0169141,102
Freshmen enrolled full time221110111

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
47 or 21%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 990
or below

75% of them
had 1220
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Ripon College are 990-1220 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
176 or 80%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 25
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Ripon College are 19-25 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White613 (78%)
Hispanic77 (10%)
Black or African American32 (4%)
Two or more races22 (3%)
Nonresident Alien19 (2%)
Asian15 (2%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown7 (0.9%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander1 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$22,830/year
Average aid awarded
$31,602
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$13,893
$30-48K$14,106
$48-75K$17,757
$75-110K$22,983
$110K+$26,741

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$44,813
Tuition in-state$44,813
Tuition out-of-state$44,813
Fee in-district$300
Fee in-state$300
Fee out-of-state$300

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity954
Combined charge for room and board$8,653
Room charge$4,443
Meal charge$4,210

Ripon College Majors

MajorBachelor's
Business & Commerce, General19
Biology & Biological Sciences, General18
Psychology, General14
History, General13
Speech Communication and Rhetoric10
Political Science and Government, General10
Chemistry, Other9
Economics, General9
English Language and Literature, General8
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching8
Sociology5
Biopsychology5
Kinesiology and Exercise Science5
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General4
Physics, General3
Fine & Studio Arts, General3
Religion & Religious Studies2
Anthropology2
Music, General2
Art History, Criticism and Conservation2
Chemistry, General2
Athletic Training & Trainer1
International & Global Studies1
German Language and Literature1
Philosophy1
Grand Total157
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate67%65%69%
  • Full-time retention rate - 78%

Publications & Citations

Publications
325
Citations
11,791

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
116 / 1,098
Biology
55 / 1,457
Environmental Science
42 / 8,394
Psychology
40 / 718
Computer Science
31 / 519
Ecology
28 / 8,222
Medicine
26 / 334
Physics
26 / 641
History
25 / 478
Zoology
25 / 511
Sociology
25 / 208
Art & Design
24 / 42
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
21 / 23
Engineering
20 / 194
Political Science
19 / 82
Economics
16 / 116
Chemistry
15 / 694
Cognitive Science
13 / 285
Geography and Cartography
13 / 273
Social Psychology
13 / 187
Mathematics
12 / 110
Archaeology
11 / 299
Philosophy
10 / 24
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
10 / 192
Education Majors
10 / 115
Development Studies
9 / 96
Art History
9 / 0
Optical Engineering
9 / 99
Computer Vision
9 / 174
Anatomy and Physiology
9 / 162
Gender Studies
9 / 3
Business
8 / 182
Biophysics
8 / 361
Demography
8 / 45
Literature
7 / 1
Law
6 / 9
Child Psychology
6 / 197
Creative Writing
6 / 8
Anthropology
6 / 311
Math Teachers
6 / 91

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990531
1991757
1992339
1993466
1994374
19958136
1996658
1997653
1998458
1999771
2000346
2001873
2002463
2003480
2004171
20054132
20066100
2007776
2008141928
20097112
201010130
20117117
20128202
201313168
201412209
201511245
2016181104
201716268
2018111150
2019261241
2020103188

Ripon College alumni

  1. Harrison Ford

    Photo
    Harrison Ford
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1942-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    actorfilm producervoice actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Harrison Ford is an American actor, pilot, and environmental activist. As of 2019, the U.S. domestic box office grosses of his films total over $5.1 billion, with worldwide grosses surpassing $9.3 billion, placing him at No. 4 on the list of highest-grossing domestic box office stars of all time. In addition to his box office success, he is also an Academy Award nominee, a four-time Golden Globe nominee, a three-time Saturn Award winner, and the recipient of the AFI Life Achievement Award and the Cecil B. DeMille Award.

  2. Laura Ramsey

    Photo
    Laura Ramsey
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actormodelfilm actor
    Biography

    Laura Ramsey is an American film and television actress. She is best known for her roles in films such as 2006's She's the Man, 2008's The Ruins, 2009's Middle Men, 2011's Kill the Irishman, and 2013's Are You Here.

  3. McKey Sullivan

    Photo
    McKey Sullivan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    model
    Biography

    Brittany "McKey" Alvey is an American fashion model most notable as the winner of the eleventh cycle of America's Next Top Model.

  4. Frances Lee McCain

    Photo
    Frances Lee McCain
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1944-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    television actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Frances Lee McCain is an American actress.

General info

Founded1851
MottoFides Christi Scientia
Faith in Christ is Knowledge
Colorsred, white
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff165
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address300 West Seward Street
Ripon, Wisconsin, 54971-0248
United States
City population8,000
Phone9207488115
Fax+1 (920) 748 8335

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