Skidmore College Rankings

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In the World#1454 of 14178
In North America#450 of 2629
In the United States#408 of 2528
In New York State#35 of 221
In Saratoga Springs#1 of 2

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
30%
Average SAT
1310
Average ACT
30
Avg. cost to attend
$23,589 /y
Aid receiving
60%
Undergraduates
2,662
Graduates
1
Male:Female Ratio
40:60
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Skidmore College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate30%30%30%
Applicants11,1024,1666,936
Admissions3,3361,2412,095
Freshmen enrolled full time733317416
Freshmen enrolled part time22

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
390 or 53%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1220
or below

75% of them
had 1400
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Skidmore College are 1220-1400 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
159 or 22%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 28
or below

75% of them
had 32
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Skidmore College are 28-32 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Secondary school GPA Recommended
Secondary school rank 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

White1645 (62%)
Nonresident Alien284 (11%)
Hispanic251 (9%)
Asian150 (6%)
Two or more races139 (5%)
Black or African American136 (5%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown58 (2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$23,589/year
Average aid awarded
$48,141
Students receiving aid
60%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$9,372
$30-48K$13,986
$48-75K$13,787
$75-110K$25,087
$110K+$44,963

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$55,136
Tuition in-state$55,136
Tuition out-of-state$55,136
Fee in-district$1,186
Fee in-state$1,186
Fee out-of-state$1,186

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity2,179
Combined charge for room and board$15,000
Room charge$8,868
Meal charge$6,132

Skidmore College Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Business & Commerce, General84
Psychology, General56
English Language and Literature, General45
Political Science and Government, General34
Economics, General33
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other30
Sociology23
Chemistry, General22
Neuroscience21
International Relations and Affairs21
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General21
Mathematics, General19
Exercise Physiology18
Social Work17
History, General13
Computer and Information Sciences, General13
Environmental Studies13
Biology & Biological Sciences, General12
Anthropology11
Elementary Education and Teaching11
Music History, Literature, and Theory11
Dance, General10
Physics, General9
American & United States Studies & Civilization8
Art History, Criticism and Conservation8
Spanish Language and Literature6
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies22
French Language and Literature4
Geology & Earth Science, General4
Philosophy4
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other3
German Language and Literature3
Religion & Religious Studies2
Education, General2
Environmental Science2
Asian Studies & Civilization2
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General2
Grand Total5992
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate88%84%91%
  • Full-time retention rate - 91%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,313
Citations
75,650

Publication count by topic

Psychology
536
Biology
257
Medicine
206
Sociology
176
Economics
134
Chemistry
121
Political science
118
Computer science
103
History
93
Art
78
Business
74
Mathematics
57
Physics
48
Philosophy
45
Geography
41
Geology
36
Environmental science
32
Materials science
19
Engineering
16

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Psychology60834,752
Political science6502,372
History794202
Sociology8213,199
Business8514,878
Philosophy903150
Economics9763,896
Art138434
Geology1530756
Geography1592702
Biology16759,304
Medicine17605,211
Environmental science2080790
Physics2254690
Computer science25311,277
Engineering2693429
Mathematics2701687
Chemistry30501,443
Materials science469260

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199018136
199120204
199225184
199319182
199418240
199528292
199625380
199723463
199822496
199928603
200021653
200137662
200230877
2003421097
2004501387
2005451698
2006351941
2007442005
2008512540
2009613424
2010873410
2011823948
20121143949
2013904408
20141265146
20151565071
20161134732
20171294590
20181424260
20191494813
20201695911

General info

Founded1911
WikipediaSkidmore College
MottoScuto amoris divini
Under the shield of divine love
Colorsyellow, white
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff979
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address815 N Broadway
Saratoga Springs, New York, 12866
United States
City population27,000
Phone5185805000
Fax+1 (518) 580 5584

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