Smith College: Ranking & Review

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Northampton
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United States
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1252808
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Smith College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate32%0%32%
Applicants5,43205,432
Admissions1,73101,731
Enrolled undergraduates6390639
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,918572,861

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates. Application fee for graduates - $60.

Secondary school GPARecommended
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresNeither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Smith College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$69,563$69,563
Off-campus$60,682$60,682
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $16,730 and other expenses per full academic year.

Smith College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,384 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$49,760$49,760
Fees for full-time undergraduates$284$284
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,560$1,560
Tuition for Full-time graduates$49,760$49,760
Fees for full-time graduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$1,560$1,560

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Social Sciences146146
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1139122
Biological and Biomedical Sciences75378
Psychology5959
Visual and Performing Arts49655
Physical Sciences4343
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies4242
Engineering3535
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3535
English Language and Literature & Letters2929
Education131427
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2424
History2323
Mathematics and Statistics2121
Natural Resources and Conservation1414
Philosophy and Religious Studies99
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies77
Architecture and Related Services66
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies55
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities44
Grand Total6321439784

A total of 632 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Smith College.

At the master's and doctor's level 152 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalWomen
Graduation rate88%88%
  • Full-time retention rate - 93%

General info

Alternative namesSC
Founded1871
MottoIn Virtue Knowledge
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorswhite, blue, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,154
Instructional FTE368
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.smith.edu
AddressElm St
Northampton, Massachusetts, 01063
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population29,000
Phone4135842700
Fax+1 (413) 585 2527

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