Our Location

9.2

Rating

Private

Type

1591

Students

$54,256

Tuition

9%

Acceptance

86%

Ranking

Suburb

Campus Setting

Swarthmore, PA

www.swarthmore.edu/admissions-aid

500 College Ave, Swarthmore, PA 19081

Swarthmore College is a small private liberal arts college located in Swarthmore, PA ranked 27thin America. It has a total of 1,660 full-time undergraduate students and is highly competitive, accepting 8.93% of applicants. Swarthmore College offers 89 different majors and is best known for its peace studies and conflict resolution, classical and ancient studies, and mathematics programs (nationally ranked 5th, 7th, and 8th respectively). With a tuition cost of $54,256 per year, Swarthmore College is extremely pricey. 88.55% of students graduate moving on to the next chapter of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni earn about $56,700 per year, which is 37% over the national median.

Campus Snapshot
#302/676

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#302/676

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Cost

54256/Year
Below Average

UM-M

$54,256

National

$15,271
Pay with Cash

$73,932/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$13,538/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

9%Acceptance
Very Difficult

UM-M

9%

National

69.05%
Sat

1380 - 1540

68% of students submit

Application Deadline

MISSING

ACT

29 - 34

37% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$

Students

1594Undergrads
Small Student Population

Full-Time

1591

Part-Time

3
Male

63%

In-state

11%

Female

37%

Out of state

11%

Undergrads Over 25

0%

International

15%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
15% Economics, General10% Mathematics, General9% Computer and Information Sciences, General66% Others

15% Economics, General

10% Mathematics, General

9% Computer and Information Sciences, General

66% Others

Economics, General

15%

82 Graduates

Mathematics, General

10%

54 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences, General

9%

49 Graduates

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

9%

47 Graduates

Political Science and Government, General

8%

42 Graduates

Research and Experimental Psychology, Other

6%

33 Graduates

Engineering, General

6%

31 Graduates

English Language and Literature, General

3%

18 Graduates

Academics

B Score
Professors
StudentsProfessors17:117:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

8

Number of Library Books

670449

Academic Spend per Student

53%

Fill-time Retention Rate

98%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$38,300/Year

Full-Time

1,177

Part-Time

331
Median Earnings

$38,300

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

0%

Median Earnings

$56,700

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

94%