Smith College: Ranking & Review

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Smith College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate32%%32%
Applicants5,43205,432
Admissions1,7311,731
Enrolled undergraduates639639
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 Sciences 146 146
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 113 9 122
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 75 3 78
Psychology 59 59
Visual and Performing Arts 49 6 55
Physical Sciences 43 43
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 42 42
Engineering 35 35
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 35 35
English Language and Literature & Letters 29 29
Education 13 14 27
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 24 24
History 23 23
Mathematics and Statistics 21 21
Natural Resources and Conservation 14 14
Philosophy and Religious Studies 9 9
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 7 7
Architecture and Related Services 6 6
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 5 5
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 4 4
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 population10,000 - 50,000
Phone4135842700
Fax+1 (413) 585 2527

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