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Rating

Private

Type

3,280

Students

$34,990

Tuition

86%

Acceptance

#602

Ranking

Small City

Campus Setting

Holland, MI

100 E. 8th Street, Suite 260, Holland, MI 49422-9000

Hope College is a small private liberal arts college located in Holland, MI ranked 14th in Michigan. It has a total of 3,280 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting nearly 85.7% of applicants. Hope College offers 61 different majors and is best known for its Spanish Language Teacher Education, Accounting and Business Management, and Mathematics Teacher Education programs (nationally ranked 6th, 7th, and 20th respectively). With an annual tuition of $34,990 per year, Hope College is somewhat moderately expensive. 60.18% of students graduate beginning the next chapter of their lives, working. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to make close to $46,200 per year, which is 11% over the national median.
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Cost

$35,330
Above Average

Hope College

$35,330

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$48,680

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

Pay with Financial Aid

$32,796

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

Getting In

86%Acceptance
Not Very Selective

Hope College

86%

National

69%
Sat

1130 - 1330

76% of students submit

Admissions Yield

21%

ACT

22 - 28

51% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$35

Students

3,280Undergrads
Small Student Population

Full-Time

100%

Part-Time

0%
Male

38%

In-state

83%

Female

62%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

1%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
12% Business Administration and Management, General10% Psychology, General6% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse72% Others

12% Business Administration and Management, General

10% Psychology, General

6% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

72% Others

Business Administration and Management, General

12%

98 Graduates

Psychology, General

10%

84 Graduates

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

6%

49 Graduates

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

6%

47 Graduates

Engineering, General

5%

42 Graduates

Speech Communication and Rhetoric

5%

39 Graduates

English Language and Literature, General

5%

38 Graduates

Kinesiology and Exercise Science

4%

37 Graduates

Academics

C+
Professors
StudentsProfessors11:111:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

11

Number of Library Books

232,987

Academic Spend per Student

$12,259

Full-time Retention Rate

89%

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

$36,500/Year

Hope College

$36,500

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$36,500

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$46,200

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

60%