Scripps College: Ranking & Review

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Top 22%

Scripps College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate33%0%33%
Applicants2,84102,841
Admissions9480948
Enrolled undergraduates3270327
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,08371,076

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores168
Percent of students submitting SAT scores51%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
695
Math
680

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores199
Percent of students submitting ACT scores61%
ACT Composite
31
ACT English
33
ACT Math
29

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $60. Application fee for graduates - $60.

Secondary school GPARequired
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

Scripps College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$71,060$71,060
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $16,294 and other expenses per full academic year.

Scripps College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 992 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$52,748$52,748
Fees for full-time undergraduates$218$218
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,649$1,649
Tuition for Full-time graduates$38,226$38,226
Fees for full-time graduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$1,195$1,195

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Biological and Biomedical Sciences5656
Social Sciences3636
Visual and Performing Arts2020
Psychology1919
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies1717
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1616
English Language and Literature & Letters1515
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1414
Natural Resources and Conservation1010
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics88
Physical Sciences88
Legal Professions and Studies77
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services66
Public Administration and Social Service Professions55
Engineering145
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services55
Philosophy and Religious Studies33
History22
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mathematics and Statistics11
Grand Total1253254

A total of 254 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Scripps College.

TotalWomen
Graduation rate88%88%
  • Full-time retention rate - 91%

General info

Founded1926
MottoIncipit Vita Nova
Here Begins New Life
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementThe mission of Scripps College is “to educate women to develop their intellects and talents through active participation in a community of scholars, so that as graduates they may contribute to society through public and private lives of leadership, service, integrity, and creativity.”
Colorssage green, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff325
Instructional FTE108
Research FTE1
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.scrippscollege.edu
Address1030 North Columbia Avenue
Claremont, California, 91711-3905
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population35,000
Phone9096218000
Fax+1 (909) 607 7508

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