Scripps College

Claremont, California

Scripps College Overview

Student population

Address1030 North Columbia Avenue
Claremont, CA
School Websitewww.scrippscollege.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingNo
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Scripps College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Claremont, California that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is postbaccalaureate certificate.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Scripps College was $54,806, in addition to fees of $218. This number excludes room and board. The school does not provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Scripps College.

Scripps College has a 88% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Scripps College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPARequired
Applicants admitted

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The Scripps College acceptance rate is 24%. To put this into perspective, 766 of the 3,160 students who applied to Scripps College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Scripps College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Scripps College had an SAT score between the range of 1,300 and 1,480. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Scripps College was between 30 and 33 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Scripps College as part of their application.

Scripps 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 Scripps College, the tuition for in-state residents is $54,806. Combined with fees of $218, room and board costs of $16,932, other expenses of $1,000 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 $55,024 in tuition.

Students at Scripps College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Scripps College was $5,928 last year, with 11% of students being awarded federal aid.

Scripps College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

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

Scripps College has a good gender split, with 100% of undergraduates being female and 0% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 58% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 37% of students come from in-state and 5% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Scripps College is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Scripps College Popular Majors and Programs

BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
SOCIAL SCIENCES
PSYCHOLOGY
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS

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