Harvey Mudd College

Claremont, California

Harvey Mudd College Overview

Student population

Address301 Platt Blvd.
Claremont, CA
School Websitewww.hmc.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Harvey Mudd College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Claremont, California that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 4,101 students applied to Harvey Mudd College. Of those students, 594 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Harvey Mudd College was $56,331, in addition to fees of $289. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Harvey Mudd College.

Harvey Mudd College has a 92% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Harvey Mudd College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPAConsidered but not required
Applicants admitted

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The Harvey Mudd College acceptance rate is 14%. To put this into perspective, 594 of the 4,101 students who applied to Harvey Mudd College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Harvey Mudd College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Harvey Mudd College had an SAT score between the range of 1,490 and 1,560. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Harvey Mudd College was between 34 and 35 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to Harvey Mudd College as part of their application.

Harvey Mudd College Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Books and Supplies$
Other Fees$
Room and Board$
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Total one year cost$
Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Harvey Mudd College, the tuition for in-state residents is $56,331. Combined with fees of $289, room and board costs of $18,127, other expenses of $1,400 and the $800 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $56,620 in tuition.

Students at Harvey Mudd College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Harvey Mudd College was $5,773 last year, with 14% of students being awarded federal aid.

Harvey Mudd College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio8:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Harvey Mudd College.

Harvey Mudd College has a good gender split, with 48% of undergraduates being female and 52% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 48% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 42% of students come from in-state and 10% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Harvey Mudd College is 8:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Harvey Mudd College Popular Majors and Programs

ENGINEERING
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
SOCIAL SCIENCES

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