Pomona College Overview

Student population

Address550 N College Ave
Claremont, CA
School Websitewww.pomona.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Pomona 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, 10,245 students applied to Pomona College. Of those students, 780 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Pomona College was $52,412, in addition to fees of $368. 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 Pomona College.

Pomona College has a 94% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Pomona College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPAConsidered but not required
Applicants admitted

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The Pomona College acceptance rate is 8%. To put this into perspective, 780 of the 10,245 students who applied to Pomona College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Pomona College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Pomona College had an SAT score between the range of 1,400 and 1,540. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Pomona College was between 31 and 34 in the last academic year.

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

Pomona College Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Pomona College, the tuition for in-state residents is $52,412. Combined with fees of $368, room and board costs of $16,716, other expenses of $1,500 and the $1,000 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 $52,780 in tuition.

Students at Pomona College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Pomona College was $6,708 last year, with 23% of students being awarded federal aid.

Pomona College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio7:1

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

Pomona College has a good gender split, with 51% of undergraduates being female and 49% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 74% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 26% of students come from in-state . This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Pomona College is 7:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Pomona College Popular Majors and Programs

SOCIAL SCIENCES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
PSYCHOLOGY
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS

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